The Graduate Research School or GRS ensures consistent policy across all faculties in the administration of Higher Degree by Research (HDR) programs at JCU. Prospective students who wish to apply for HDR candidature at JCU should visit the Prospective Students webpage prior to making contact with the GRS.
Scholarship Opportunities for prospective and current HDR candidates
StatsHelp Program for access to qualified statisticians
SSA Fee information and payment methods
eGRS for data storage and access to workshop materials, resources and recordings
CareerHub for self-managed workshop and event registrations
LearnJCU for access to GRS online modules and resources
Register of Advisors for a list of accredited JCU HDR advisors
Postgraduate Liaision Officers (PLOs) within each Faculty and School
Research Student Monitors (RSMs) and disciplines listing
About the GRS
GRS Update for the latest and past editions of our e-newsletter
GRS flyer for information about the JCU Graduate Research School
JCU Research News
Read the latest JCU research news here, or visit the JCU News & Media website if you'd like to learn more about JCU's activities.
- Nemo’s Epic Journey to Find a New Home
New research has found clownfish larvae can swim up to 400 kilometres in search of a home, which makes them better able to cope with environmental change.
- JCU hits 'em for six
James Cook University is again toasting its success, winning a clean sweep of national teaching and learning awards.
- Specialised species critical for reefs
One of Australia's leading coral reef ecologists fears that reef biodiversity may not provide the level of insurance for ecosystem survival that we once thought.