Admissions to Research Programs Policy


This policy sets out the University of Adelaide's approach to the selection of applicants for admission to research programs. It reflects the University's commitment to the highest academic standards by only selecting applicants who are likely to succeed in the University's programs, and by encouraging broad access to those programs.

The policy aims to ensure the integrity of the selection and admission processes, and that admission decisions are transparent, consistent and fair, whilst complying with relevant legislative and regulatory requirements.

RMO File No. 2016/7046
Policy custodian Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research)
Responsible policy officer Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Operations)
Endorsed by Academic Board on 7 September 2016
Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 8 September 2016
Effective from 1 January 2017
Review Date 31 December 2019
Contact for queries about the policy Associate Director, Adelaide Graduate Centre, ext. 36132

Printed copies of these documents may not be up to date. Please refer to the University Policy and Procedures website for the latest version.