Current HDR students

Requirements of the Programme

  • A typical timeline of events for PhD students.
  • COMP901: Research Methods and Communication is a compulsory coursework unit.  If you and/or your supervisor believe you already have sufficient relevant training, and would like this requirement be waived in your case, please contact the convenor of COMP901, currently Prof. Mehmet Orgun.
  • Details about the full research proposal required after six months for finishing the faculty commencement program.
  • HDR students in the second year or later year need to complete the Annual Progress Report by the end of each year.
  • HDR students can apply for HDR Research and Conference Funding from the University (MQ-PGRF) and the Faculty (Faculty-PGRF).

Research Activities


Department Induction

General Information

Computing-specific HDR-related Forms

Sample PhD Theses

Some PhD theses are being made available here with the consent of their authors. They reflect varying practices and expectations in different research areas.

Traditional Theses

Theses by Publication

Past Research Students