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Make a difference to the world and your career

Our research students work with Australia's largest, most experienced group of pharmaceutical scientists in the best pharmaceutical research facilities in the country. They collaborate across Monash with some of the world's best medical researchers, and with industry-leading partners, in areas like nanotechnology, pharmacy and pharmaceutical science. The Australian Research Council rates us 5/5 (well above world standard).

Our research takes place within the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) and Centre for Medicine Use and Safety (CMUS). We work in the following areas:

Explore how our advanced research platforms, collaborations and networks can enable, enhance and extend your research.

Enroll in a research degree and discover how to make a difference to the world and your career.

Applying for a research degree

Before applying for a research degree, you need to:

Step 1: Check your eligibility requirements

Step 2: Find your perfect project or supervisor and request an invitation to apply.

Find out more about becoming a research student or contact our research office.

Application dates

Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science (Honours)

Applications (PDF, 0.16 MB) for the Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science (Honours) close on 2 December 2016.

Higher degrees by research

Master's and PhD applications are accepted throughout the year, but the closing dates for stipend and tuition scholarships are:

  • 31 October to start a course in first semester (February)
  • 31 May to start a course in second semester (July)