Semester 2 applications now open

Many of our research programs are available for entry in Semester 2, which means you can start your degree with us July 2014.

Consistently ranked among the best research universities in the world, the University of Sydney attracts leading researchers – individuals who are highly influential in their fields. The research we do here makes a real difference to our understanding of today's world and how we work and live in it.

How to apply

Once you have decided on your research degree you will need to prepare your application. You will need to:

  1. Identify and establish an academic contract/potential supervisor
  2. Develop and submit an initial research proposal
  3. Revise and finalise your research proposal
  4. Identify 2 academic referees
  5. Submit your application

For more detail please read How to Apply. Should you have any questions about the application process, please feel free to contact us.

Research programs open for Semester 2, 2014

Agriculture and Environment

Courses
Doctor of Philosophy (Agriculture)
Master of Philosophy (Agriculture)

Visit the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment website to find out more.

Architecture, Design and Planning

Courses
Doctor of Philosophy (Architecture)
Master of Philosophy (Architecture)

Visit the Faculty of Architecture, Design & Planning website to find out more.

Arts and Social Sciences

Courses
Doctor of Philosophy (Arts & Social Sciences)
Doctor of Social Sciences
Doctor of Arts
Master of Philosophy (Arts and Social Sciences)
Master of Arts (Research)
Visit the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences website to find out more.

Business School

Courses
Master of Philosophy (Business)
Doctor of Philosophy (Business)
Visit the University of Sydney Business School website to find out more.

Dentistry

Courses
Master of Philosophy (Dentistry)
Doctor of Philosophy (Dentistry)
Visit the Faculty of Dentistry website to find out more.

Education and Social Work

Courses
Master of Philosophy in Social Work
Master of Philosophy in Education
Master of Education (Research)
Doctor of Philosophy (Social Work)
Doctor of Philosophy (Education)
Doctor of Social Work
Doctor of Education

Visit the Faculty of Education and Social Work website to find out more.

Engineering and Information Technologies

Courses
Master of Philosophy (Engineering & IT)
Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering & IT)
Visit the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies website to find out more.

Health Sciences

Courses
Master of Applied Science (Research)
Doctor of Philosophy (Health Sciences)
Visit the Faculty of Health Sciences website to find out more.

Law (Sydney Law School)

Courses
Master of Laws (Research)
Master of Criminology (Research)
Doctor of Philosophy (Law)
Doctor of Juridical Studies
Visit the Sydney Law School website to find out more.

Medicine (Sydney Medical School)

Courses
Master of Surgery (Research)
Master of Philosophy (Medicine)
Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)

Visit the Sydney Medical School website to find out more.

Music (Sydney Conservatorium of Music)

Courses
Master of Music (Performance)
Doctor of Musical Arts
Doctor of Philosophy (Conservatorium)
Visit the Sydney Conservatorium of Music website to find out more.

Nursing and Midwifery

Courses
Master of Philosophy (Nursing)
Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing)
Visit the Sydney Nursing School website to find out more.

Pharmacy

Courses
Master of Philosophy (Pharmacy)
Doctor of Philosophy (Pharmacy)
Visit the Faculty of Pharmacy website to find out more.

Science

Courses
Master of Science (Research)
Doctor of Philosophy (Science)
Visit the Faculty of Science website to find out more.

Sydney College of the Arts

Courses
Master of Fine Arts
Doctor of Philosophy (College of Arts)
Visit the Sydney College of the Arts website to find out more.

Veterinary Science

Courses
Master of Veterinary Science
Master of Veterinary Clinical Studies
Master of Science in Veterinary Science
Doctor of Philosophy (Vet Science)
Visit the Faculty of Veterinary Science website to find out more.