Higher Degree by Research Milestones

Higher Degree by Research Candidature Milestones measure a candidate's progress and development and ensure their thesis submission goes smoothly.

The milestones process:
  • Allows students and milestones committees to discuss matters such as research plans, the quality of work, progress towards completion of the thesis and the development of a well-rounded academic Curriculum Vitae.

  • Provides students with the opportunity to present and discuss work with peers and academic staff through the oral presentations component.

  • Encourages students and supervisors to openly discuss any problems regarding matters such as resourcing or supervision arrangements

Successfully completing each milestone is important, so please read through the information on timing, requirements and quality expectations opposite.