Aleks in laboratory - 2016
Student aligning a single photon source

UQ has the prestige, scale, scope, support and intensity of research to help you realise your academic potential to the fullest.  Moreover, our membership of the prestigious Group of Eight leading Australian universities and Universitas 21 provides research collaboration opportunities with the best researchers in Australia and internationally.

Coursework Programs

The School of Mathematics and Physics offers the following postgraduate coursework programs. To apply, visit this link.

For enquiries about the School’s postgraduate coursework programs, contact our Student Administration office:

Telephone: +61 (0) 7 3365 2673 or +61 (0) 7 3365 6065
Or email:  

Research Higher Degrees

The School of Mathematics and Physics offers the following Research Higher Degree Programs:

At UQ, we understand that successful research studies are about getting the right people and resources at the right time.

The School has a dedicated team of world-class researchers and research supervisors who have  established a reputation for excellence in research and scholarship.

Visit our Research pages to get more information on our current research projects and find a research supervisor who shares your passion and research interests. Or view the complete list of our Available Research Projects (searchable by our research group areas). For the School of Mathematics and Physics postgraduate enquiries, contact Murray Kane, Postgraduate Administrative Officer, at (07) 334 67264 or

Alternatively, visit the UQ reSEARCHers website for more information on research higher degree applications. Get your research career started today with UQ! Call (07) 334 60522 or (07) 334 60523 or email