Postgraduate research

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If you’re one of our population health research students, this page provides you with key information, resources and links to help you manage your study.

Annual progress reviews

Learn about the annual progress review procedure.

Annual progress reviews are an opportunity for you and your supervisor to reflect on, review and forward plan your research. It’s designed to be a positive and productive experience. Learn all about the annual progress review process for new and continuing research candidates.


Graduate research school

For further details on doing postgraduate research at UNSW, contact the Graduate Research School (GRS). The GRS is the central administration and support unit for all higher degree research candidates at UNSW. Whether you’re a current research candidate or a prospective one thinking about your research career, you’ll find the information you need on postgraduate research degrees at UNSW.

Articulation from Masters by Coursework to PhD

If you have completed a coursework Masters degree from the School of Population Health, you will be considered for entry to our PhD program if you have a suitable research proposal and the agreement of two potential supervisors, in addition to other criteria.


Professional Doctorate in Public Health

The School of Population Health (SPH) offers a unique Professional Doctorate in Applied Public Health (DrPH) which is designed to be delivered in partnership with a suitable health workplace. The DrPH as a qualification is aimed at strengthening practitioner based knowledge and practice with graduates able to generate and use evidence within the context of real-world challenges and priorities.

Contact us

Postgraduate Research Officer 
School of Population Health 
F: +61 2 9313 6185