Students at UWA near Hackett Hall

Terms of candidature

You can find the terms of your candidature in the Rules governing research higher degrees.

Further information about these terms can be found here:

You can check your degree milestones via StudentConnect. This includes due and achieved dates for items such as annual reports, research proposals, travel award reports.

How to check milestones via StudentConnect

Academic Conduct Essentials

All students commencing a new course at UWA at any level, including postgraduate research students, are required to complete the Academic Conduct Essentials unit.

This short compulsory unit complements UWA's Academic Conduct Guidelines, and takes about 30 minutes to complete.

Australian Government RTP Scholarships

The annual value of the Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Fees Offset Scholarship at UWA is approximately $33,500, and is subject to change in future years.

Read more about the Australian Government RTP: