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
Student Services & Amenities (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.
Construction re-think needed for Great Barrier Reef coast
JCU scientists say 10 percent of the coastline adjacent to the Great Barrier Reef is now affected in some way by development and have called for a new approach to protect critical environments.
High-tech Townsville data hub to lower water and energy use
Crucial data about where, when and how much water and energy North Queenslanders use will be made available to researchers in a landmark project launched by James Cook University and partner organisations this week.
JCU Singapore awarded the EduTrust Star
James Cook University’s Singapore campus has earned the distinction of being the first private education institution to attain an EduTrust Star quality mark from the Singapore Government.