The Graduate Research School affords an inclusive, collaborative research environment creating a strong sense of identity among higher degree research candidates and alumni from the Faculty. This is facilitated by coordinated administrative support for all stages of higher degree research candidature with clear, efficient and effective procedures.

Comprehensive support for higher degree research candidates

The Graduate Research School coordinates all aspects of Higher Degree Research within the Faculty of Science, Agriculture, Business and Law.

Across the four schools: Environmental and Rural Science, Science and Technology, UNE Business School and Law, the Graduate Research School provides strategic oversight of research training.

By offering comprehensive support for prospective and existing higher degree research candidates across the Faculty, their supervisors and staff, the Graduate Research School delivers the highest quality research training outcomes and experience.  This strategic approach ensures our graduates have the best support and training to successfully complete their research higher degree and develop broader work readiness to thrive in their career of choice.

The Graduate Research School strives to see the Faculty remain responsive to external opportunities. These opportunities will achieve continually improving connectivity with our partners, end-users and employers and ensure the continued high impact of our research outputs.


Find out what scholarships are available for domestic and international Higher Degree Research students.