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 the University of Newcastle.

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


Getting started

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

Progressing students

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

Making changes

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

Nearing completion

  • Thesis Formats
  • Submit your thesis
  • Thesis examination
  • Graduating

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