PhD Program

Melbourne Neuroscience


    The Melbourne Neuroscience PhD Program delivers an internationally competitive, integrated and interdisciplinary experience beyond your core research project. With close mentoring and a breadth of initiatives, you will have the opportunity to become accomplished scholastically and equipped to engage with industry, optimising your career outcomes.

    We have assembled an array of educational programs across faculties and departments of the University, offering you the best that postgraduate neuroscience education has to offer.

    Strategically located in the Parkville strip, the Program connects with key partner organisations including the hospitals, research institutes and industry partners.

    How to participate

    To be eligible to participate in this PhD Program, you must be a currently enrolled University of Melbourne PhD candidate undertaking your research in a relevant area.

    If you are not a currently enrolled PhD candidate, you will need to apply for admission to your PhD degree in one of the associated faculties first. For information on how to apply for PhD candidature, including advice on finding a supervisor, please see the graduate research How to Apply pages on the Study website.

    Once enrolled as a neuroscience PhD student you can register in the Melbourne Neuroscience PhD Program by contacting your department or supervisor or by getting in touch with the Program Manager directly.