Monash Graduate Research Office

The Monash Graduate Research Office (MGRO) is Monash University’s centralised division for all Graduate Research (or HDR) student matters from Admissions through to the Conferral of the research degree across all our campuses and teaching locations.

Reporting to the Vice-Provost (Faculty and Graduate Affairs) and chair of the governing body of graduate research (Graduate Research Committee), the Monash Graduate Research Office is a pivotal interface for graduate research matters across all areas of the University including funding, policy, compliance and risk, student matters, services and administration, course and program approvals and delivery of supervisor and student professional development training. All areas work in partnership with faculties to develop and implement changes to improve graduate research student outcomes through initiatives aimed at developing knowledge, skills and networks of graduate research students, supervisors, coordinators and administrators.

The Monash Graduate Research Office supports students, supervisors and administrators through the provision of the following functions ensuring compliance with external and internal regulatory requirements and integrity of student records and systems: