Doctor of Philosophy
A PhD challenges you to make a significant contribution to new knowledge in your field. It also inspires collaborative thinking, innovative approaches and authentic learning.
Master of Philosophy
Our unique research masters degree recognises students' diverse professional and technical backgrounds and provides an individualised approach to research education.
How to apply
Get all the information you need to apply for a research degree, including important guidelines for preparing your expression of interest.
Applying for a research degree can be a complex process, so make sure you're ready to succeed.Your guide to applying
Find a scholarship
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Our scholarship rounds
We award many of our scholarships during two rounds each year. Find out more about applying in our scholarship rounds.
Tuition and study costs
Tuition fees for your degree, and ways to cover your living expenses.
e-Grad School (Australia)
The e-Grad School (Australia) is a virtual graduate school managed by QUT which supports the development of generic professional skills in Higher Degree Research (PhD and Masters by Research) students during their research degree candidature.
The training is provided to research students via short, fully online, flexible and easily accessible modules.
If you've got questions about the best options for your research study, contact us today.
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Australian and New Zealand students
If you're an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen, you can apply online. You can save your application and return to it at any time.