Managing your higher degree by research

If you are a higher degree by research (HDR) student, read on for information about Curtin’s supports for HDR students, HDR milestones, making changes to your course and thesis preparation and submission.

While you study

Essential information for HDR students about facilities, reporting, supervisors, travel and more.


Information and forms for assisting you to successfully complete your milestones.

Collaborative/joint HDR students

Information for students enrolled in a collaborative or joint HDR program.

Thesis preparation and submission

Information about thesis preparation, submission and examination. This section contains information about preparing a thesis by publication and publication attribution requirements.

Developing your research profile

How you can develop your research profile through publications, conferences and media.

Research training and courses

Information about various training opportunities, internships and courses for HDR students.

HDR scholarships

Information about scholarships for current HDR students.

Forms for HDR students

Quickly find the forms you need here.

Contacts and help

Information about who to contact, when and how.