The Office of Graduate Studies (OGS) provides centralised services for the administration of research higher degrees (RHD).

UON Graduate Research

UON Graduate Research is part of the Research and Innovation Division and provides centralised services for the administration of research degrees.  We are responsible for the overall administration of PhD and Research Masters candidature and scholarships including:

  • Recruitment,  domestic admission, enrolment and re-enrolment;
  • Scholarship applications, conditions, stipend, allowances and variations;
  • Rules and regulations for Research Degrees;
  • Candidature including confirmation and progress reports;
  • Submission and examination of thesis;
  • Research Training Sub-Committee;
  • Seminar series for PhD and Research Masters candidates;
  • PhD and Research Masters Supervisor training for staff.

Current Research Student Enquiries

General Enquiries

E: graduate-research@newcastle.edu.au
T: +61 2 4921 6537

Thesis Examination & Professional Doctorates

E: Thesis@newcastle.edu.au

Mailing Address

UON Graduate Research
Newcastle Institute for Energy and Resources (NIER)
The University of Newcastle
Block C, Room G30
70 Vale Street, Shortland
NSW, 2307
AUSTRALIA

UON Graduate Research location

UON Graduate Research is located in Block C, Room G30 of the Newcastle Institute for Energy and Resources (NIER) Building. We are open for all HDR candidate enquiries Monday – Friday 9.30 am – 4.30 pm. Click here for a map

Dean of Graduate Research

Professor Lucy Johnston

Professor Lucy Johnston

Dean of Graduate Research
Phone: +61 2 4985 4975
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