The University of Melbourne enjoys a strong global reputation for high quality research and research training, and rates highly in international rankings across all major discipline areas.
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We have established a series of cross-disciplinary research institutes and our faculties and graduate schools are affiliated with many research centres, institutes and hospitals, placing us at the heart of biomedical research in Victoria and Australia.
Our researchers are at the forefront of international scholarship in fields as diverse as human rights law, climate change, telecommunications and medical research.
As members of one of Australia's largest research institutions our PhD and research masters candidates work on projects spanning emerging fields as well as the full range of traditional academic disciplines.
Research is the lifeblood of the University, and we take special interest in supporting researchers at all stages of their development.Information for researchers