PhD level

The Health and Biomedical Informatics Centre welcomes applications for our highly competitive PhD program.


Our PhD students undertake research on a wide range of topics in Health Informatics.PhDs in Health Informatics may be enrolled through either the School of Medicine or the School of Engineering & IT, depending on their academic background and interests. As a PhD student in Health Informatics you have access to supervisors, advisors and student researchers across both Schools, as well as our profession and industry networks.

  1. http://mdhs-study.unimelb.edu.au/degrees/doctor-of-philosophy/overview
  2. http://www.eng.unimelb.edu.au/study/degrees/phd/overview

If you are interested to pursue PhD research opportunities

  1. First review your eligibility and general information, at http://futurestudents.unimelb.edu.au/info/research.
  2. Make  an individual approach to a prospective supervisor. You may find supervisors in your Health Informatics field of interest by searching for related keywords in http://findanexpert.unimelb.edu.au/support/supervisor.html.

Prospective PhD supervisors initially need to see a current CV and a short indicative proposal, to help them decide whether they can support your interest in applying to do a PhD.