Higher Degree by Research

The Office of Graduate Research will assist you with the Leave of Absence or program withdrawal process. You can apply using this application form.

For more information about the requirements for Leave of Absence, read the Admissions and Enrolment Procedure Manual - Coursework Program – see Section 19.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.