Postgraduate Research

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 Working at the intersection of a leading university and a military academy, UNSW has been educating defence leaders for half a century.


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Find the research project that's right for you

When you choose a Postgraduate research course at the UNSW Canberra you will not only leave with a highly respected and internationally recognised qualification but you will have the chance to work with leading academics and researchers in your chosen field, and have access to state-of-the-art facilities.

Why choose UNSW Canberra for your Postgraduate Research?

World-class research facilities

As a research student, you’ll have access to state-of-the-art labs, design studios, library and leisure facilities which will enrich your education. Plus we have the best staff-to-student ratio in the country.

Recognised throughout the world

As a founding member of the Group of Eight (Go8) universities, UNSW is a top-ranking university and globally recognised for its cutting-edge teaching, research, advanced facilities and quality of student life. Make our reputation yours.

Expert research supervisors

Regarded as a premier education provider excelling in teaching and research, many academics at UNSW Canberra are recognised as leaders in their field.

Dedicated support

So you never feel lost, UNSW Canberra provides a range of facilities and support services for on-campus and distance students, including counselling, an equity unit and Arc; a student run organisation that provides access to clubs and societies, sports days and tours and free legal support and advocacy services.

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