Higher Degrees by Research

The ECIC has a range of options for people wishing to undertake research-based projects or PhD studies (by research or publication).

Our programs are benchmarked with other Go8 universities, and our international collaborations in research introduce broader issues into our theory and practice of education. 

ECIC aspires to the highest levels of research scholarship and conducts rigorous screening of potential research students. We aim to recruit PhD scholars who seek to contribute to the international research frontier in their chosen field, and demonstrate the capacity to do so. All HDR students are supervised to ensure the highest quality research outcome that is internationally competitive, including our own staff, supervisors from other Faculties within the University and experts from other universities in Australia and abroad.

The ECIC is committed to research excellence with a particular focus in:

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