PhD and Research Masters

Do you have a topic you've always wanted to explore? Perhaps you want to take your career to the next level? Enrol in a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and pay no tuition fees.

Visit each of our Schools to find out about the different PhD and Research opportunities currently available.

Higher degrees by research Find out more about applying for a PhD and Research Masters

Find a supervisor

All research degree candidates are required to find a supervisor before they submit an application. You can search for a supervisor by researcher name or area of expertise.  When you locate a potential supervisor with the relevant expertise, contact them by email to ask about their availability to supervise your project.

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.