The Australian Council of Graduate Research Inc mission is to promote excellence in research training and scholarship and to promote high standards for all higher degree by research programs nationally.

Areas of focus

  1. Developing and promoting quality research training across the sector
  2. Interacting with Government and influencing development of policy, standards and reference points related to research training
  3. Providing a forum for networking and practice sharing between leaders of graduate research nationally
  4. Engaging with equivalent bodies internationally

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Latest News & Events


MYEFO Impact on Research Training Funding

ACGR has expressed its disappointment in the loss of funding for RTP in the recent MYEFO. Continue reading...

New Guidelines for Tracking Graduate Research Candidates

Guidelines to support best practice in tracking HDR students through the system and after they graduate  have now been released. Continue reading...
ACGR Update

December 2018 Newsletter

The December Update celebrates our achievements in 2018 and announces key events for the coming year. Continue reading...

Graduate Research Leadership Program

Plans have been announced for a full day workshop for new and associate deans of graduate research in May. Continue reading...

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