PhD & research degrees
Our research degrees provide a stimulating intellectual challenge for those looking to be involved at the cutting edge of their field. These degrees normally involve the production of a written body of researched work, known as a thesis, or the production of a creative work plus an exegesis.
Why research at ECU?
ECU has a vibrant research community that is committed to supporting research students on their research journey.
- expert supervisors;
- valuable support services;
- research training and workshops;
- career development opportunities; and
- financial assistance and scholarships.
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Find a supervisor
Our research supervisors will inspire and guide you through your research journey. Identify an expert in your area of interest using our Find a supervisor tool.
For information on availability, contact your faculty for research & higher degrees support:
Current research projects
Explore the diverse and exciting research projects currently being undertaken in our faculties.
- Faculty of Business & Law
- Faculty of Computing, Health & Science
- Faculty of Education & Arts
- Faculty of Regional Professional Studies
Discover ECU's unique Visualising Research project
Fees & Scholarships
Find out how much a research degree will cost.
There are several scholarship opportunities for current and future students undertaking a research degree.