Coordinated by the UQ Student Employability Centre, these programs provide an opportunity for students to participate in a research project, working alongside some of the University’s leading researchers. 

Throughout the program, you will:

  • Gain valuable academic and professional skills
  • Develop links with industry and academics
  • Have the opportunity to taste research before committing to a research higher degree.

Who can apply?

Research programs are open to undergraduate, honours, or masters by coursework students, who:

  • Are currently enrolled at UQ at the time of application;
  • Studying for a degree relevant to the research discipline; and
  • Have a high level of academic achievement during their undergraduate degree.

Scholarships

All applicants will be automatically considered for Scholarships. No scholars are permitted to participate in the program in a voluntary capacity.

Summer Research Program

View the list of Summer Research Program projects and supervisors.

Research projects are available for between 6-10 weeks over the summer vacation period (from mid-November to mid-February).

Apply for the Summer Research Program

Winter Research Program

View the list of Winter Research Program projects and supervisors.

Research projects are available for 4 weeks over the winter vacation period (from mid-June to mid-July).

Apply for the Winter Research Program

Please direct all other queries to research.shrs@uq.edu.au