Prospective Candidates

Points to Consider

  • Search for Projects, view the Register of Advisors and visit the JCU Research Portfolio website to explore current research topics and accredited supervisors of HDR candidates.
  • You may also find the following article helpful in choosing an Advisor:
    'How to contact a potential PhD supervisor' by Corey Bradshaw for
  • Prospective candidates are encouraged to familiarise themselves with How to Apply prior to commencing their application.
  • Undertaking a higher degree by research at James Cook University requires a high standard of academic English.  You are strongly advised to ensure that you can meet the formal entry standards in this area as exceptions are not normally granted.
  • Enquiries relating to applications and admission to a research degree at JCU may be forwarded to

Candidature Information