Study with us
When you embark on a Higher Degree by Research at Charles Sturt University you’ll join a renowned academic community, with connections across the country and the globe. A community that will support and inspire you to push the boundaries in your discipline area to discover and create new knowledge. As the highest level of qualification available, a PhD could pave the way for a rewarding career in research or academia anywhere in the world.
You can choose to study on campus or online, part-time or full-time with applications open throughout the year: whenever you’re ready, we’re ready to help make it happen.
Why Charles Sturt University?
We are committed to excellence in research, to identifying and supporting areas and projects which are undertaking internationally competitive research and research training.
Key drivers for our research activities are quality and excellence, with an emphasis on the creation of new knowledge for the advancement of fields of study and the enhancement of society in general.
A degree is an investment in your future. We understand the costs associated with study and provide hundreds of scholarships to new and continuing students every year to help make their study more affordable.
Considerations to apply
Before you apply to study with us, there are a few things you should consider.
Higher Degree Courses
View our range of HDR courses on offer.
Current Research Students
As an HDR Student, you have access to a wide variety of information, tools, resources and guides to support you on your journey.