Local Research With Global Impact
UNSW Arts & Social Sciences is proudly positioned as one of Australia’s leading research faculties in the humanities, social sciences and creative and performing arts. We’re committed to generating ground-breaking research with real social impact in Australia and abroad.
Our academics are leaders in their fields, creating new knowledge and new forms of understanding by combining time-tested forms of scholarship with progressive new ways of thinking to tackle age-old questions, inform social change and enrich public debate.
We’re passionate about supporting the next generation of outstanding researchers working across our diverse subject areas. The UNSW Scientia Scheme offers a unique opportunity to pursue the development of knowledge that has the potential to positively impact humanity and transform lives through cutting-edge research.
Current Arts & Social Sciences Research Students
When you study with UNSW Arts & Social Sciences, you’ll be part of an exceptional community of scholars and postgraduate research (HDR) students.
Find out more about our research by viewing our current Postgraduate Research students.
Other Research Opportunities
In addition to Scientia Scholarships, we have several opportunities for potential postgraduate research candidates to work on existing research projects. Discover a range of exciting opportunities below.