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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Research Degree Students


Answers are provided to the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) a current research degree student might ask. These FAQs are organised by topic in order of relevance below. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please email the Scholarships and Candidature team in Student and Academic Services (SAS): research.students@unisa.edu.au 

Equity and diversity – Question about disability and long-term medical conditions

Research Orientation – Questions about commencing your research degree

Leave – Questions about applying for leave as a research degree student

Re-enrolment – Question about re-enrolling in your research degree

Scholarships – Questions about scholarships available for current students

Thesis examination – Questions about completing your research degree

Conferral and graduation – Questions about graduating from your research degree

Award verification – Question about access to your awards if you have studied at UniSA

International student visa holders – Questions about student visa and other requirements

Study away from the University – Questions about the conditions under which you can apply