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How do I Apply for a Higher Degree by Research?

Both domestic and international prospective higher degree by research students apply for admission and scholarships online. In addition to satisfying the academic requirements for admission, all applicants are required to satisfy the English proficiency requirements.

Further information, together with access to the online application systems.

Following receipt of advice from the head of school about your suitability as an applicant and the availability of supervision and resources to support your candidature, a letter of offer (or refusal) will be forwarded to you.

Generally, the time taken from application to the issue of a letter of offer (or refusal) is between two and four weeks.

International applicants

As an international applicant for a student visa, you must also provide assurance to the Australian immigration authorities that you have adequate financial resources to undertake your studies.

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