We're one of the world's top research universities. Our research is driven by the big picture. Work alongside some of the world's brightest and most accomplished academics, access high-calibre facilities, and discover our new curriculum. Our research is driven by the big picture. Ranked second globally in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings and in the top 45 of research universities around the world*, the University of Sydney is home to leading researchers who are finding solutions to the world's most pressing issues by changing the way they look at them. Our interdisciplinary approach means that students are part of a community of scholars that unites experts in fields as diverse as medicine, arts, social sciences, engineering, information technologies and science. As a researcher at Sydney, you'll work alongside some of the world's brightest and most accomplished academics.

Key Research Areas

  • Technology
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Environment
  • Society and Culture

Numbers

  • 100 Research Centres
  • 5000 Research Students
  • 5500 Research Staff/Supervising academics

Funding

  • More funding information and application deadline available here.
  • Prospective students can apply for scholarships for research study, or competitive grants as a professional researcher. More information

Scholarships in focus:

Research Projects

SYD Projects