Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Manager and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Higher Degrees by Research Procedure 1 Admissions

Status Current
Effective Date 7th October 2021
Review Date 7th October 2024
Approval Authority Associate Provost Research Institutes & Centres
Approval Date 9th September 2021
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Responsible Officer John Price
Dean, Graduate Research
9919 2046
Accountable Officer Andrew Hill
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research & Impact
Enquiries Contact Elizabeth Smith
Manager, Candidature
+61 3 99194228
Graduate Research School

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

12/4/24:  Clauses 36, 39 and Summary of Roles & Responsibilities table updated to replace VU International with VU Global.

12/4/24: Clauses 14, 15, 26, 27 updated to remove reference to the Master of Research Practice. 

17/3/23:  Reference to Deputy Director, Flagship Research Institute changed to Associate Director, Flagship Research Institute.

7/10/21: HDR Procedure 1 Admissions has been reviewed to align with the centralisation of HDR admissions and in accordance to the University Admissions Procedure.

NOTE: The Associate Provost Research Institutes & Centres approved this Procedure as Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research.

Clauses Amended:Procedure: Part A Summary of Roles & Responsibilities Table, 11-13,16,18-22,25,35,36,40.


03/03/2023: Division name changed from Office for Researcher Training, Quality and Integrity (ORTQI) to Graduate Research School (GRS)



12/04/2024: Division VU International (VUI) replaced with VU Global (VUG)