PhD and Research Masters degrees

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Step 1 - 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 2 - 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 3 - Find a research degree

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Step 4 - Apply now

Domestic Students

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If you have already registered, continue to the online application form.

International Students

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



The Office of Graduate Studies
CH234, The Chancellery
The University of Newcastle
Callaghan, NSW, 2308

Information for PhD (Clinical Psychology) applicants

  • A closing date of the first Friday in October each year applies
  • Additional criteria and documentation are required to be submitted with your application

Download the program information sheet