Participation in thematic PhD Programs, either within a discipline or as part of a multi-disciplinary cohort, is designed to enhance your graduate research experience and career outcomes. Participation is open to current PhD candidates.
Delivering an integrated and interdisciplinary student experience beyond the core thesis project.
Migration, Statelessness and Refugee Studies
Delivered by the Melbourne Social Equity Institute at the University of Melbourne
Delivered by the University of Melbourne at the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre
Infection and Immunity
Delivered by the University of Melbourne at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity (a joint venture between the University of Melbourne and the Royal Melbourne Hospital)
Delivered by the University of Melbourne at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
A joint initiative of the University's School of Psychological Sciences, Centre for Mental Health, School of Population and Global Health, and Department of Psychiatry.
Ecology and Evolution
Delivered by the Schools of BioSciences, Geography, and Forest and Ecosystem Science at the University of Melbourne
Biomedical Engineering Innovation
Facilitated by the Graeme Clark Institute and the Department of Biomedical Engineering at The University of Melbourne.
Hosted by the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, and open to graduate researchers from within the faculty, The Peter Doherty Institute and The School of Biosciences.
Child and Adolescent Health
The Child and Adolescent Health PhD Program provides you with a training and support framework to complement your PhD. Join more than 200 graduate researchers at the Melbourne Children’s Campus undertaking research to improve child and adolescent health.