School of Public Health and Community Medicine

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Postgraduate Research

Research is a fundamental part of the work of the School of Public Health and Community Medicine, addressing a number of key local, national and global public health issues. SPHCM has a vibrant, thriving research culture and a pipeline for research development from research students to post-doctoral researchers and senior research leaders, which makes it one of the leading research schools in Australia.

Our School offers excellent research programs to public health and health service researchers aimed at beginner, intermediate and experienced levels. Options are available for research only degrees or combined coursework and research. We offer:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


Professional Doctorate in Applied Public Health - UNSW Future Health Leaders Program


Masters by Research


Master of Philosophy in Public Health