Research degrees

  • PhD student Ankitkumar Parikh

    Tackling Alzheimer's

    PhD student Ankitkumar Parikh sets his sights on a therapy for Alzheimer's disease.

  • International research degree scholarships

    International research degree scholarships

    The main round for international research degree scholarships is now open – apply by 31 August 2015.

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  • Ian Davey Research Thesis Prize winner Thuc Le

    Award-winning bioinformatics research

    Combining computer science, mathematics and statistics, Thuc Le's award-winning PhD has taken some of the guesswork out of cancer research.


Explore a topic that interests you, create new knowledge and become an expert in your field with a PhD, professional doctorate or masters by research at the University of South Australia.

We offer a research environment with highly experienced and engaged supervisors, extensive connections to industry, government and communities, and a focus on addressing globally significant issues. We encourage you to connect with our researchers and find out the possibilities.

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Scholarships and projects

Research degree scholarships and projects

Explore currently available projects and opportunities for funding.

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How to apply

How to apply for a research degree

Get your application underway with our 6-step online application process.

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Areas of study and research

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