Everything you ever needed to know about being a research postgraduate on the one page.
If you have recently enrolled, you should consult our research postgrad orientation page first.
Handbook quick links
- Code of practiceExtensionsPre-submission seminar
- Confirmation of
candidatureIntermission Writing-up away status
- Editing Mid-candidature review Your responsibilities
process Milestones (candidature) Your supervisor's responsibilities
Essentials you may need
- Ethics (animal) Intellectual Property Software
- Ethics (human) IT information Statistics advice
- Insurance - general GRS forms Thesis by publication
Distance education researchers
- Authorship eThesis Thesis by publication
- Binding Plagiarism Thesis preparation
& Referencing Printing
& photocopying Writing the thesis
- Copyright Proofreading Writing-up away status
- Editing Submission
- Conference travel grantsScholarships
- MPA event funding
Academic support & seminars
- Climb the thesis mountain Learning support links
- Discipline Enhanced Development Library guide for research postgraduates
- Graduate Researcher Development SPSS online tutorials
Conferences & travel
- Business cards Conference travel
organiser funding Insurance- business
travel Travel information
Help from the MPA
- Advice & advocacyeThesis Research progress
- Authorship Intellectual Property Seminar organiser funding
- Conference organiser funding International postgrads Supervision
- Distance education Orientation online
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Local HDR blog
Visit The Thesis Whisperer for articles, advice, tips and links (including 'procrastination aids") from fellow research postgrads in Australia. You can even join and contribute!.
Research postgraduates - online support
The Learning Support unit offers online guide for higher degree by research postgraduates.
ResearchGATE - networking for science researchers
ResearchGATE is a professional and social networking website for researchers.