The University of Newcastle, Australia

Current research students

As a current Higher Degree by Research candidate you are an important contributor to the local, regional and global impact of the community of researchers at UON.

If you have any questions about the administration of your degree, please refer to the FAQs or contact UON Graduate Research.


Getting started

  • Accepting your offer
  • Before you commence
  • Enrolment
  • Induction at UON
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Key Dates

Progressing students

  • Research support
  • Accessing resources
  • Connect with other researchers
  • Major milestones
  • Research integrity and safety

Making changes

  • Your enrolment status
  • Your supervisory team
  • Your HDR program

Nearing completion

  • Submit your thesis
  • Thesis examination
  • Graduating from UON

Contact your Faculty Research Training Officer

Each Faculty has a designated Research Training Officer (RTO) who is able to provide discipline or faculty specific information relating to Higher Degree by Research programs and/or candidature.