Postgraduate Study in Geosciences

The School of Geosciences provides a diverse range of opportunities for people interested in pursuing a postgraduate qualification. Our coursework programs are designed to help students progress in careers with an environmental, spatial information or marine science and management emphasis. Each program offers students flexibility in choosing from a range of Units that best suit their interests.

The School's postgraduate research programs such as Masters or PhDs equip students with skills that will serve them in any area of research whilst allowing them to make a significant contribution to the particular field of study they're interested in.

If you have further questions regarding postgraduate study in the School of Geosciences you may wish to contact the following:
Postgraduate (Marine Science and Management):
Postgraduate (Environmental Science):
Postgraduate (other streams and Research):

The School of Geosciences is committed to ensuring that all students have a positive experience studying with us. See the GeoGender Group for more information.

Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Administration Centre

Congratulations on becoming a research student at the University of Sydney.

You are studying at one of Australia’s best universities, producing high quality research of national and international significance. You will be in contact with the best researchers in the country and indeed the world.

The HDR Administration Centre provides advice, information and resources to support your candidature from enrolment to graduation.

Contact Us

The Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Administration Centre is open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Phone: 1800 SYD UNI (1800 793 864)
Location: Level 3, Jane Foss Russell Building (G02), alongside the Student Centre

We’re always happy to meet you to discuss any aspect of your candidature.

Please contact us at any time to make a personal appointment, or if you’d like to visit us outside business hours.