Future students

Higher degrees by research for tomorrow's leaders

With unrivalled research expertise and an international reputation for excellence,
UQ provides every advantage to succeed during your research studies.

Over 15,000 students have graduated from UQ with a higher degree by research. Join our dynamic research community and benefit from the experience of over 2000 experts across a broad range of disciplines.

Visiting research students

Are you looking for an opportunity to undertake short term research at UQ? PhD candidates at universities throughout the world can apply to conduct part of their research studies at UQ.

Your PhD. Your career.

See how our research students and graduates are creating change in the world.

Betoul Baz

PhD Candidate—UQ Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR)

"There has been unlimited resources and unlimited support which I have received and which I am very thankful for."

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Schools and Institutes

Contact information for Heads of Schools, Institute Directors, Postgraduate Coordinators and Postgraduate Administrative Officers in Schools and Institutes. 

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General enquiries

The UQ Graduate School is your dedicated point of contact for higher degree by research enquiries.

Phone: (07) 3346 0503

Email: graduateschool@uq.edu.au