As a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) student, you are required to undertake 3 milestones in the course of your research thesis. The 3 milestones are Confirmation, Mid-candidature Review, and Thesis Review. The milestone procedures are documented in detail in the document contained within the following link:

Once you attain your milestone, you will need to submit an attainment of milestone request through the student portal. Upload the report or email feedback by the Chair of the milestone committee as evidence that you have passed.

The following links contain helpful information and materials concerning the milestone processes at ISSR:

Research Funding

To apply for research funding, please review the funding policy.

You may then submit your completed application form and budget to the Director of Research Training. Your application will be assessed and you will be advised of the outcome:

Once your application is successful, the budget, application and banking details form need to be sent to

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