Welcome to the Arts Research Graduate School

Our commitment is to provide graduate research education of the highest quality, and a stimulating, supportive and professional environment for Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates (masters by research and PhD). Read more…

Why Choose Monash Arts Research?

Increasingly Arts research graduates are pursuing careers on the professional job market, responding to the needs of the 21st century. Research graduates now seek skills and training for many purposes. Read more…


  • Candidates for a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) are required to re-enrol in their research degree each calendar year. You will need to use the Web Read more
  • Aimed at attracting the very best research candidates, Monash Arts now offers joint PhD programs with four universities throughout Europe. Programs are available with University Read more
  • Did you enrol in your higher degree by research before 1 January 2013? Find out how the changes to the Doctoral and Master’s by Research Read more