The Faculty of Education and Arts offer a highly supportive framework to postgraduate research students

Research Higher Degrees

The Faculty of Education and Arts is the largest Faculty at the University and offers a wide range of postgraduate and research degrees that provide innovative and leading edge education to students from across the globe.

Our world class research has been acknowledged in the latest QS world university subject rankings where sociology, linguistics, education, and English language and literature were all ranked in the top 200 Universities in the world. The disciplines of social work, and physical activity and nutrition have been recognised as well above world standard by the Australian Research Council ERA ranking.

The Faculty of Education and Arts currently has over 350 Research Higher Degree (RHD) students enrolled, carrying out a rich and diverse range of research projects. RHD graduates frequently report that their research journey was extremely challenging but ultimately highly rewarding.

RHD topics

Find out more about the types of research that are currently being carried out in the following areas:

To find out more on how to enrol in an RHD, including finding a supervisor, scholarships and fees, please refer to our Graduate Research area.