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'I was granted a postgraduate scholarship from QUT. It's been essential for me because I can dedicate full-time to my research.'
Gisella Lopes Gomes Pinto Ferreira


Many of our research students are funded throughout their studies.

Applications for our annual research scholarships round are now open for students starting in 2021.

Research degrees


Passionate about creating change? Make your contribution to solve a legal issue.

Doctor of Philosophy

Master of Philosophy

Our unique research masters is tailored to match your skills and career goals.

Master of Philosophy


Check eligibility and find out how to make your research proposal.

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How to apply


See if one of our topics interests you, or make your own proposal that aligns with our research areas.

'We're interested in looking at the way that technology, law and the social issues all fit together.'
Professor Belinda Bennett
'My research is in law, technology and the future. I look forward to working with new students who are passionate about shaping humanity's technological future.'
Professor Kieran Tranter


Our supervisors are supportive, innovative and experts in their fields.

Find out more about our researchers and their areas of interest.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students

We're building a strong community of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander researchers investigating real world law and justice issues that make a difference.

'QUT provided me with the support and resources I needed to successfully complete a research degree with the Faculty of Law.'
Gina Hope Masterton, PhD candidate


Contact us today for more information about research degrees, pathways to research and the support we offer.