HDR Student resources

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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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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.

PhD convenors & representatives

School Convenor Student Representative
RSA Neil Fargher

Katie (Yen-Jung) Tseng 

(CBE overall HDR student representative)

RSE Ron Stauber Azadeh Abbasi-Shavazi

Tim Higgins
Phong Ngo

Janice Scealy (Acting till 31/12/2016)

Pin-Te Lin
RSM George Chen Angus (Chao) Ma

Updated:   14 May 2015 / Responsible Officer:  Dean, Business & Economics / Page Contact:  College Web Team