PhD Program

As a PhD graduate researcher in the Florey Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health within the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, you will be required to complete your research project at the Florey, participating in all education and candidature process as required, and submit a thesis that meets the University's requirements.

A PhD is usually undertaken on a full-time basis.  Part-time applications are considered on a case-by-case basis.

Available Projects

Further Information

Local and international applicants are advised to apply for a scholarship to support them during their graduate research candidature.


Scholarship Information


Information about studying for a Doctor of Philosophy degree at the University of Melbourne

PhD Course in Neuroscience Brochure

PhD Coursework Information Sheet

Neuroscience PhD Coursework Subject Selection Form

MDHS-PhD Program with Coursework in Neuroscience

For more information please visit our "Studying at Florey" page

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