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Postgraduate Study & Research Week

Find out about honours, research and master’s degrees

Join us for a series of events from 10-14 September to see where postgraduate study could lead you.

Whether you want to gain new professional qualifications, change your career direction or pursue a personal ambition, our courses will steer you to places you never imagined.

Can’t join us on campus? Catch up with a postgraduate webinar.

Postgraduate Studies Expo

When: 4-7pm, Wednesday, 12 September
Where:
Maclaurin Hall, Camperdown campus

Speak one-on-one with our academics and meet current students from some of our programs. Have your questions answered from our admissions, fees and recognition of prior learning teams. Visit our dedicated ‘Research at Sydney’ enquiries hub and speak with student support services.

Featured talks

Time  Talk  

5pm

Your Postgraduate Study Game Plan: Choosing the right postgraduate option to meet your career goals
5.30pm Pathways to Research
6pm Research Scholarships
6pm Juris Doctor Information Session

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Honours and research information sessions

Join one of the many sessions held on campus and learn about Honours in your area of study, including our standalone Honours programs and other research opportunities. Meet honours coordinators and potential supervisors. 

Schedule of talks

Talk  Date   Time  Location 

Honours in Design Computing 

Mon
3 Sep
1-2pm  Wilkinson Building 
Honours in Design Computing Thur
6 Sep
12-1pm  Wilkinson Building 
 
Talk  Date   Time  Location 

Honours in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Tue
11 Sep
12-1pm Auditorium, Administration Building
HDR Research Day - School of Social and Political Sciences Fri 
14 Sep
9-5pm

Level 2, Seminar Room (218), Fisher Library

(No registration required)

 
Talk  Date   Time  Location 

Honours at the University of Sydney Business School

Tue
11 Sep
3-5pm Abercrombie Building
 
Talk  Date   Time  Location 

Honours to HDR: How an Engineering PhD sets you apart

Thur
13 Sep
12.30 - 2pm Abercrombie Building
How an Honours year will jump start your IT career Thur
13 Sep
12.30 - 2pm Abercrombie Building
Career success with Honours in Project Management Fri
14 Sep
12.30-1.30pm Abercrombie Building
 
Talk  Date   Time  Location 

Honours in the Faculty of Health Sciences

Thur
13 Sep
12-1pm Cumberland campus
 
Talk  Date   Time  Location 

Honours to HDR: Research in Science

Mon
10 Sep
12-1pm New Law Building
Research in Immunology and Infectious Diseases (Medical Sciences) Mon
10 Sep
12-1pm Charles Perkins Centre
Physics Honours and further postgraduate study Mon 
10 Sep
1-2pm SNH Seminar Room 3001
Anatomy and Histology Research Awareness (Medical Sciences) Tue
11 Sep
1-2pm Anderson Stuart Building
Meet a Supervisor: biochemistry, biology and microbiology Tue
11 Sep
4.30-6pm Administration Building
Applied Sciences at Westmead Honours (Medical Sciences) Tue
11 Sep
6pm The Westmead Institute for Medical Research
Biology Honours Information Session Wed
12 Sep
12-1pm Eastern Avenue Building
Honours in History and Philosophy of Science Wed
12 Sep
1-2pm Carslaw Building
Microbiology and Biochemistry Honours Information Session Wed
12 Sep
1-2pm New Law Building
Pathology Honours and HDR Wed
12 Sep
1-2pm Charles Perkins Centre
Research in Geosciences Wed 
12 Sep
2-3pm Madsen Building
SOLES Research Information Session Wed
12 Sep
2-3pm Eastern Ave Seminar Room 406 and foyer
Chemistry Honours and HDR Information Session Thu
13 Sep
12-2pm Chemistry Building
Research in Mathematics and Statistics (Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics and Statistic) Thu
13 Sep
1-2pm Carslaw Building
Research focussed degrees in Physiology Thu
13 Sep
1-2pm Anderson Stuart Building 
Pharmacology Research Fri
14 Sep
12-2pm Edward Ford Building
Psychology Honours and Beyond Fri
14 Sep
2-3pm Quadrangle Building
 

Charles Perkins Centre

Options for Postgraduate Study and Research at the Charles Perkins Centre
When: Mon 10 Sep, 12-1pm
Where: Charles Perkins Centre

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Heart Research Institute

Heart Research Institute Honours and Postgraduate Opportunities in Cardiovascular Disease
When: Tue 11 Sep, 11.30am-1pm
Where: Heart Research Institute, 7 Eliza St Newtown

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The University of Sydney Nano Institute

Options for Postgraduate Study and Research at Sydney Nanoscience Institute
When: Thu 13 Sep, 9-10am
Where: Messel Theatre, Sydney Nanoscience Hub

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The Woolcock Institute

Different strokes for different folks: Research opportunities at the Woolcock Research Institute
When: Tue 11 Sep, 2-4pm
Where: Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Main Lecture Theatre, Level 5, 431 Glebe Point Rd, Glebe

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Westmead Research Hub

Study at Westmead: Real people, real science
When: Fri 14 Sep, 12-1pm
Where: Auditorium, Administration Building 

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Postgraduate webinars

Can’t join us on campus? You can still learn about some of our leading postgraduate programs by joining a webinar session. Webinars will be presented on a range of course programs.

Webinar schedule

Postgraduate Engineering

Hone your management skills and strengthen your technical expertise with a Master of Engineering. Or change direction and build a career in engineering with a Master of Professional Engineering. Join our staff to hear about our postgraduate engineering opportunities, and where further study and specialisation can take you.

When: Thursday 13 September, 5pm
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Master of Complex Systems

Smart cities, megaprojects, power and data grids, ecosystems, communication and transport networks are all complex systems. They generate rich interactions among components with interdependencies across systems. This interdependent behaviour creates challenges for designing and managing complex systems. Join our staff to find out more about how a Master of Complex Systems will set you up with the ability and opportunity to solve complex global challenges.

When: Thursday 13 September, 6pm 
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Master of Exercise Physiology

Join us for a live webinar with Associate Professor Chin-Moi Chow Course Director of the Master of Exercise Physiology to get important information on the program. You will also have the opportunity to ask your questions about the application process, clinical placements, the Faculty and the University answered by our academic expert!

When: Tuesday 11 September, 12pm
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Master of Physiotherapy Webinar for international applicants

Please join a live webinar with Dr Susan Coulson, Senior Lecturer and Course Director - Master of Physiotherapy Program to get important information on the program. You will have the opportunity to enquire about the application process, clinical placements, career outcomes, the facilities and also hear from a current student.

When: Thursday 13 September, 8.30am
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Master of Occupational Therapy webinar for international applicants

Please join a live webinar with Dr Margaret McGrath, Senior Lecturer and Course Director -Master of Occupational Therapy. You will have the opportunity to learn more about our clinical placements, career outcomes, the facilities, the application process, and even hear from a current student!

When: Thursday 13 September, 9.30am
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When: Friday 14 September, 4.30pm 
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Health Sciences Honours at the University of Sydney

An honours degree is your next step if you’re seeking a competitive edge in your career, want to become an expert in your field or kickstart your pathway to a PhD. 

Join academic staff to learn more about the Faculty of Health Sciences Honours program at the University of Sydney. This information session will include details about how to apply for Honours and how an Honours degree can enhance your career prospects.

When: Friday 14 September, 11pm
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Master of Rehabilitation Counselling

Join Dr Michael Millington, Course Director of Master of Rehabilitation Counseling and Dr Roxanne Pebdani, for a live session to know more about the Master of Rehabilitation Counselling degree at the University of Sydney. You will have the opportunity to enquire about the application process, practical experiences, placements, lecture style and the faculty answered live.

When: Friday 14 September, 3pm
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Master of Health Policy

Health policy involves the decisions, actions and plans that are undertaken to achieve health goals within society. Join Dr Carmen Huckel Schneider online to find out how students of the Health Policy program at the University of Sydney learn in an interdisciplinary learning environment, directly from health policy researchers and practitioners from across public, private and academic fields and how they are progressing in their careers.

When: Friday 14 September, 12pm 
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Nursing Honours Information Webinar

An honours degree is your next step if you’re seeking a competitive edge in your career, want to become an expert in your field or kickstart your pathway to a PhD. 

Join academic staff to know more about the Nursing Honours program at the University of Sydney. The information session will include details about how to apply for Honours and how an Honours degree can enhance your career prospects.

When: Friday 14 September, 12pm
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Studying Veterinary Science in Sydney

In this webinar you'll find out everything about studying the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at Sydney. Learn what makes our program unique and why we are ranked number 1 in Australia and number 11 in the world for veterinary science (QS World Rankings 2018). This is your chance to ask questions about what's new and different in the program, how to plan your studies, and what the opportunities are after you graduate.

When: Monday 10 September, 12pm 
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Study Psychology at Sydney

This webinar will tell you all you need to know about studying Psychology at Sydney. Get all your questions about Coaching Psychology, Clinical Psychology,  and the Graduate Diploma of Psychology answered by our academic experts.

When: Tuesday 11 September, 12pm
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Sustainability at the University of Sydney

Join our webinar on Sustainability options at Sydney with Professor Manfred Lenzen, Chair of Sustainability Research. Get important information on the sustainability programs and all your questions answered!

When: Friday 14 September, 2pm
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Your Road to Research: Postgraduate Research at the University of Sydney

This is your chance to hear about the extensive range of postgraduate research opportunities available at the University of Sydney. This session will give you an introduction to the distinctive nature of the research evnviroment at the University, as well as an overview of the application, admission and scholarship process.

When: Tuesday 11 September, 5pm
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Study at Westmead: Real people, real science

The Westmead Research Hub combines the resources of two world-leading research institutes, two of the largest hospitals in the southern hemisphere, the largest pathology laboratory in NSW and an internationally renowned university to tackle many of the most common diseases affecting our community. Find out how you can join us and study a PhD, Honours or Master’s Degree in this incredible, unique and authentic medical research environment.

When: Thursday 13 September, 2pm 
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Postgraduate Research Scholarships

Information on the extensive range of research schoalrships availabe at the University of Sydney, including an overview of the application process.

When: Thursday 13 September, 5pm
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Where will postgraduate study lead you?

Amira shares the amazing things that her master’s degree has led her to do.