Research Degrees

Develop and contribute to how we understand key issues in business and the economy.  UNSW Business School is internationally recognised for world-class research, and our research degrees are an opportunity to expand knowledge in your chosen field.

Research Degrees


UNSW Business School’s new Doctoral Program – Enrol for 2019

Equip yourself with the rigorous skills required for a future research career in the world’s elite institutions.

UNSW Business School is committed to providing students with an impressive breadth of business research knowledge across a range of methodologies via advanced coursework.

Our innovative Doctoral Program, which features scholarships and full tuition waivers for both Australian and international applicants, will prepare you to make an original contribution to the world under the guidance of academic and industry experts.

The refreshed program, launching in February 2019, allows for two successive years of advanced coursework, increasing opportunities for teaching experience and industry internships. This is followed by a thesis that showcases your ability to address some of the most important challenges facing society.

Enjoy being a part of a cohort of high-achieving research students and make a valuable impact on business thinking in your chosen field.

Intake for this unique program is limited, click here to express your interest in applying for the Doctoral Program.

NOTE: If you are a current PhD candidate or would like to apply for the existing Higher Degree Research program, the program will remain unchanged for the Semester 2, 2018 intake and the duration of your existing enrolment.