Our research

Our academic staff are at the forefront of global thinking on issues relating to wealth and wellbeing, strong organisations, transformative innovation, and the

Student resources

Information about program and course selection, enrolment, change of program, variation to enrolment, status and other general matters.


Our alumni may be found in the world’s leading companies, policy agencies and universities.

Contact us

Find contact details for any general enquiries.

HDR Student resources

Contact us

HDR student administration in the College of Business & Economics provides the support for the development, management and administration of the College's PhD and MPhil program. We also provide strategic advice and support to our College academic staff and HDR students. Please contact us for any enquiries regarding HDR program administration matters.

CBE PhD Graduates
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CBE HDR student administration support:

HDR student administration

Workshops and training:

ANU Research integrity training (RIT)

CBE HDR Research skills workshops

ANU Research & Training - home information page
ANU Research & Training - upcoming workshops for HDR students

ANU Academic Skills and Learning Centre
(Appointments, tutorials and writing workshops)

Databases and software resources:

CBE Research databases & software

Thesis editing, publication and submission:

Thesis editing
Thesis publishing
Submitting your thesis

ANU student association for research students:

ANU Postgraduate & Research Students' Association (PARSA)

ANU resources for research students:

ANU Research students' website

HDR program management


Research coursework changes

Research students can apply to add or drop a coursework course using the Manage My Degree eForm, via ISIS. It is recommended that you discuss your coursework requirements with your supervisor before requesting any variation in enrolment.

Application for Change of Intensity - Research

To change from part-time to full-time and visa versa.  


Change to Supervisory Panel For students who need to make changes to the membership of their supervisory panels

Research Student Milestones

 Please refer to Research Student Milestones 
Research Program Leave

For students unable to pursue their program for a period of time where circumstances prevent them continuing with their research studies

  • personal leave
  • medical leave
  • maternity leave
Recreational Leave For students who wish to take their recreation leave

Extension of Research Program

For students unable to complete their degree within the maximum duration
Scholarship Extension  
Research Program Change and Research Program Transfer Change from MPhil into PhD and vice versa, or to move from one area at the ANU to another.

Withdrawal from a research program


Other ANU student forms are available from the ANU Forms for Students site.

HDR convenors & representatives

School Convenor Student Representative
RSA Neil Fargher

Noleen Yin


RSE Juergen Meinecke Jane Wakeford

Tim Higgins
Takeshi Yamada (Finance)


Hedda Cui
RSM George Chen Yaxi Shen

 CBE Associate Dean (HDR)- Associate Professor Maria Racionero

Updated:   21 February 2017 / Responsible Officer:  CBE Communications and Outreach / Page Contact:  College Web Team