Produce new knowledge and expertise in your field by undertaking a higher degree by research (HDR) in one of our many disciplines.

Our HDR students and academic staff conduct research in our schools, centres and affiliated institutes, and engage in highly collaborative, innovative and world-changing projects.

UQ Science has a strong record of translating ideas, innovations and intellectual property into impact, and your research contribution will ensure our continued commercialisation success.

Our programs

Apply for a higher degree by research

Explore our research areas to see the impact our research makes around the world, and to find a supervisor who shares your interest.

Visit the UQ Graduate School's HDR pages for information about programs, how to apply, and scholarships.