PhD and research masters

The School of Information and Physical Sciences offers the following research Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Philosophy degrees.

  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Mathematics)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Physics)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Statistics)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Computer Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Information Systems)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Information Technology)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Software Engineering)
  • Master of Philosophy (Medical Physics)

Student success story: Riya Aggarwal

PhD in Computational and Applied Mathematics

Riya Aggarwal started her PhD in 2017 and completed her thesis on Neutron Strain Tomography. During her studies, Riya was always searching for additional ways to get involved in the opportunities that came with being a PhD student. In particular, she was lucky enough to gain an Australian Postgraduate Research internship with Veris and to secure ongoing employment with them.

Video: PhD Pathway Stories: Riya Aggarwal
Graduate research Learn more about PhD and research masters and how to apply

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