Postgraduate Research

About us

We're a leading Australian humanities and languages school committed to research excellence. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their scholarly expertise. UNSW School of Humanities and Languages has strong research impact, with continued success in securing research grants and funding.

We hold an established record of scholarship and contributing to national and international publications including major monographs, research articles, reviews and conference proceedings. Our priority focus is to provide a challenging and supportive environment for research students to thrive.

Entry Requirements

Research Supervision Areas

All FASS Research Supervision Areas

Research Programs

The following research programs are available in all supervision areas:

How to Apply

Current Higher Degree Research Students

Browse the School's current and recently completed HDR students and their projects.

HDR Students

Higher Degree Research Training Induction Manual

Our Higher Degree Research Training Induction Manual is a useful document for recently enrolled HDR students or those wanting more information about undertaking a PhD program within the School of Humanities and Languages. It contains information on topics such as the Annual Review process, Research training and Seminar Requirements.

HDR Training Induction Manual (PDF)

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