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Step 1 - Download the prospectus

Please take the time to read through the prospectus as it has all the information you need when applying for a research degree.

Download the international prospectus

Step 2 - Find a supervisor

All research degree candidates require a supervisor. It's recommended you start your search before submitting your application.

Go to the find a supervisor page

Step 3 - Write a research proposal

You are required to submit a research proposal which is a clear statement describing your proposed area of research. Consultation with an academic staff member in your area of research interest is advised.

Download the research proposal template

Step 4 - Complete the application form

Download the application form

Step 5 - Send your application

Once you have completed your application form, you may send it to us by email, fax or post.




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International Admissions
International and Advancement Division
The University of Newcastle
Callaghan  NSW  2308

If you need help, please call +61 2 4921 6595

Information for PhD (Clinical Psychology) international applicants
  • A closing date of the first Friday in October each year applies.
  • To be eligible for a scholarship you must apply by 31 August 2014
  • Additional criteria and documentation are required to be submitted with your application
  • Download the program information sheet