The completion of a higher degree by research (HDR) at the University of Adelaide will provide you with the skills and experience to undertake a range of rewarding career opportunities.
Employers recognise that the research ability and broad range of transferable skills which Adelaide graduates possess equip them well for challenging and diverse roles in industry, government and business, as well as in research and academic organisations. The Faculty of Sciences provides a stimulating environment for postgraduate research students.
As a PhD or Masters student at Adelaide you will be an important part of a culture that promotes excellence, fosters creativity and is conducive to success.
Checklist - What steps do you need to take?
- Step 1: Find & contact a Supervisor
- Step 2: Visit the Graduate Centre to apply
The Adelaide Graduate Centre is responsible for the management and administration of research education at the University of Adelaide
- For Postgraduate Research Domestic Application
- For Postgraduate Research International Application
Note: Assistance for International Students - The Adelaide Graduate Centre offers a 12-week program designed to help international research students gain access quickly and effectively to the academic, linguistic and cultural conventions of postgraduate study.
To help determine which area of science you are most interested in, we invite you to read about the broad areas of research available in Current Research Projects within the Faculty of Sciences.
Postgraduate Higher Degree Research (HDR) Co-ordinators
Prospective postgraduate students should contact the appropriate Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Coordinator for the relevant School who will assist in making contact with specific researchers.