Higher Degree Research Candidates

Find a supervisor

As a potential research candidate, you are required to discuss your proposed project with a research supervisor.


The HDR Workshops are targeted to meet your needs at different stages of your candidature and are a great way to develop your research and writing skills.

Forms, policies and guidelines

There are a broad range of forms, policies and guidelines that apply to higher degree research. Use this catalogue to find everything you need.

Frequently asked questions

This information will help to answer some of the most common enquiries about higher degree research. We encourage you to review our FAQs page.

Still have questions?

Program information

  • +61 2 9678 7420
  • grs.mres@westernsydney.edu.au
  • +61 2 4736 0665
  • grs.admissions@westernsydney.edu.au



Fees and enrolment matters

  • +61 2 4736 0665
  • grs.enrolments@westernsydney.edu.au


  • +61 2 4736 0966
  • grs.scholarships@westernsydney.edu.au

Workshops, online programs and resources

  • grs.hdr@westernsydney.edu.au