Prospective Research Students
Research laboratories in the Department offer a diverse collection of projects for post graduate study.
See individual lab pages for further details.
There are a number of scholarships available to international and local
students applying for postgraduate research study at the University
Find out more about postgraduate scholarships.
Doctoral programs (PhD)
The PhD program is usually based on a three-year research degree incorporating
a thesis of 80,000 to 100,000 words. The Department of Microbiology
and Immunology offers research opportunities across a broad range of
areas from Microbial Ecology to AIDS Immunology.
View a list of research areas.
There are a number of post-doctoral opportunities including fellowships, post-doctoral support and jobs at the university.