Applications for the Summer Research Program have now closed​.

UQ School of Education Summer Research Projects

The Summer Research Program provides UQ students with an opportunity to gain experience working alongside a researcher in a formal research environment in their area of interest at UQ.

Applications for the 2021/2022 Summer Research Program open 23 August 2021.

The program will officially start on Monday 29 November 2021 and concludes on 18 February 2022 (subject to change depending on academic calendar).

Undergraduate research at UQ provides a range of benefits including:

  • an opportunity to develop new academic skills and enhance employability
  • access to research networks and connections with other staff and postgraduate students
  • supervision by world-class researchers
  • experience in research as a "test-drive" before embarking on future research studies
  • possibility of obtaining credit towards your degree.

The Summer Research Program is open to undergraduate, honours or masters by coursework students who:

  • maintain ongoing enrolment in a program at UQ for the entirety of the Summer Research Program
  • are studying for a degree relevant to the research discipline
  • have a high level of academic achievement during their undergraduate degree.

You will be required to submit an online application via StudentHub specifying details of the project you wish to apply for. Please refer to the below selection of Education projects available. General information on the program, including how to apply, is available from the UQ Student Employability Centre’s program website.

The Summer Research Program is coordinated by the Student Employability Centre.

How to apply

Available projects with Education: