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Choose from a wide range of training and professional development opportunities.

These opportunities are available to all research students through the faculties, schools, the Graduate Research School, Library, Institute of Advanced Studies and Careers Centre, with online materials, lectures, seminars, workshops, and individual consultations.

Many training and professional development events are listed in the GRS Events Calendar and each month you will be sent a GRS newsletter listing upcoming research events and opportunities.

Academic writing skills

Research Proposal

Literature review

Academic writing and thesis writing

Writing papers

Communication skills

Research skills

Getting started

Software training and support

Statistical support

Data management and research metrics

  • UWA library toolkits: Research data management and Open access
  • 23 (research data) things: Self directed learning about research data
  • UWA library workshops: Research impact and research profiles, research metrics

Research conduct and compliance

  • UWA Animal ethics welfare and science (PAWES) course
  • UWA Safety courses: lab, laser & radioisotope safety, diver & snorkeler assessment, 4WD training

Professional development


Innovation and enterprise

Internships and mentoring