If you are enrolled at an Australian or overseas university you may enrol as a visiting student to undertake a research project or placement with a scientist at QIMR Berghofer as a part of your degree program.
Visiting Student placements are for no more than six months duration. If you want to work at QIMR Berghofer for longer than this, for example you are a PhD student enrolled outside QIMR Berghofer and want to spend some of your time working with your associate supervisor at QIMR Berghofer, you should apply for admission as a PhD Student (Non – Review).
To be accepted as a Visiting Student at QIMR Berghofer you must:
You or your QIMR Berghofer supervisor should email the following documents as ONE pdf to Graduateeducation@qimrberghofer.edu.au. All documents should be in English.
Please note that some documentation is not necessary, all compulsory document are in bold, if you are unsure please email Graduateeducation@qimrberghofer.edu.au.
*Training agreements – please provide this document as early as possible for signing. This information may be included in the letter of support or training document above but must be on university letterhead and must show that you will be covered during the whole of your stay at QIMR Berghofer (with dates).
Once we have received the completed form and all supporting documents, the Higher Degrees Committee will consider your application and Human Resources will notify you of the outcome in writing as soon as possible.
Please confirm your start date with the Human Resources Advisor.
On or prior to your first day, you must complete any conditions associated with your admission.
On the day of Induction, a member of the research group will need to meet you at reception to assist you with the Induction process.