Research Candidates

World-Leading Researchers

UNSW candidates have access to cutting-edge facilities and world-class supervisors dedicated to helping candidates thrive. You’ll develop the research expertise and professional skills prized by employers in industry, the public sector, not-for-profit organisations and education to help advance your research career. 

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Specialised Research Training

Our comprehensive research training program, delivered online and face-to-face, is available for all UNSW higher degree research (HDR) candidates. This supportive program is specifically designed to create graduates well-prepared for the first stage of their career as a researcher.

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An Embracing Research Culture

Our strong, supportive and embracing research culture lies at the foundation of our university’s international recognition. We offer an extensive calendar of workshops, seminars, events, conferences and other opportunities for our HDR cohort, enabling you to make the most of our exceptional research culture.

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Here for Your Support

As you engage in theoretical, practical and creative approaches to your study we also provide a number of support mechanisms, facilities, and funding opportunities so you can get on with developing new and exciting ways of thinking.

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