How to Apply

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.

The domestic and international online systems cater for three types of applications:

Admission & Scholarship

Admission & Scholarship applications are accepted during the defined Application Rounds.

Candidates applying during one of the Rounds will be considered for every available scholarship for which they are eligible.

Having the academic credentials to support your application is essential, however liaising with you chosen School and with potential supervisors is also an important ingredient in lodging a successful application.

Following the application process is key in being successful in your application for admission to a higher degree by research program.

Scholarship only

Scholarship only applications are intended for current domestic students.

Applications can be lodged in either the Domestic Major or Mid-Year Rounds.

Note: As a current domestic student you are eligible to apply only for Research Training Program Scholarship (RTPS).

Note: Other opportunities are available at various other times throughout the year.

For a complete listing of available Postgraduate Research Scholarships opportunities, visit the Domestic Opportunities page.

Admission only

Admission only applications are accepted throughout the year.

Following the application process is key in being successful in your application for admission to a higher degree by research program.

Having the academic credentials to support your application is essential, however liaising with you chosen School and with potential supervisors is also an important ingredient in lodging a successful application.