UQ has a wide range of research projects available to suit many interests and disciplines, across a number of Schools, Institutes and Centres.

Project availability and the number of units participating differs each year. We recommend you visit the research unit's website via the listings below for more comprehensive information about the available projects, delivery mode and specific eligibility requirements that may exist. Details of the Unit Coordinator for each research unit are also available.

Important Dates

2022/2023 Summer Research Program
Applications have now closed.  The program runs for 6-10 weeks between November 2022 to February 2023.

2022 Global Change Youth Research Program
Applications open from 9 - 29 May, 2022. The program runs for 4 weeks in the Winter Vacation period, and continues for 1 day a week during semester 2. 

2023 Winter Research Program
The program usually runs for 4-5 weeks between June and July.