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 with a commitment to generating research with real social impact and genuine community engagement. Our academics are leaders in their fields, creating new knowledge and new forms of understanding by combining time-tested traditions of scholarship with progressive new ways of thinking to tackle age-old questions, inform social change and enrich public debate.
We are committed to producing ground-breaking research and supporting the next generation of outstanding researchers across our various disciplines. The UNSW Scientia Scheme offers a unique opportunity to pursue work that has the potential to positively impact humanity and transform lives through cutting-edge research.
Current Research Students Within Our Faculty
When you study with UNSW Arts & Social Sciences, you will be part of an exceptional community of scholars and higher degree research (HDR) students. For a better idea about the range of HDR research across the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, see our current Postgraduate Research students.
Other Research Opportunities
In addition to Scientia Scholarships, we have a number of opportunities for potential HDR candidates to work on existing research projects. For more details please see below.