Ask any of our students about their experience with the Hawkesbury Institute and they will tell you about a richly rewarding studentship, working among the most passionate and expert researchers in their fields.
Volunteering On Research Projects
Gaining Experience With A Summer Studentship
Studying An MPhil Or MRes
Launch your science career by completing a Master Of Philosophy or Masters Of Research.
You'll have access to our fantastic supervisors and our facilities, while you contribute to our ongoing research.
Find out more about studying with us.
Studying For A PhD
Follow your professional interests and study for a doctorate within the incredible facilities of HIE.
There are more than forty students studying for a PhD at HIE, creating a vibrant community of passionate students. We offer significant support for our students in the form of access to facilities and supplies, mentoring opportunities, professional development and much more.
We suggest that your first step is to discuss your interests and professional directions with one of our scientists - make contact with them directly.
To discuss scholarships for studying at HIE, please talk to one of our academics first and find an area of research that suits your interests.
Applying For A Scholarship
There are scholarship opportunities available throughout the year.
We recommend that you discuss your interests with scientists in a field close to your interests and professional experience.
The main opportunity for gaining a PhD scholarship is via the Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) program which is open for application until October each year. There are also mid-year rounds.
Find out more about the APA and other scholarship opportunities at HIE.
Collaborating Through The Research Exchange Program
Finding A Job With HIE
Training And Professional Development Courses