Becoming a research student

Research is an exciting journey of discovery, where you'll be working at the ever-shifting boundary between the known and the unknown.

UWA is one of Australia’s foremost research universities. Our postgraduate students work at the cutting edge of their disciplines, undertaking independent research in a wide range of possible areas under the supervision of some of the world's academic experts.

What do you want to do?

I want to undertake a research degree that

Next steps

Higher degrees by research

If you’re interested in undertaking a higher degree by research, get in touch with the relevant faculty.