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Thinking about life after you graduate?

31 Aug 2020

You’re getting close to the end of your degree so you might be starting to think, what’s next?

From an Honours degree to a Higher Degree by Research, there are many opportunities available to further your study at USC.

A postgraduate qualification can:

  • Give you an edge in the employment market
  • Increase your income
  • Advance your career
  • Change your career direction

Explore postgraduate programs

A higher degree by research can:

  • Let you make an original contribution to human knowledge
  • Enhance your career prospects in industry or academia
  • Allow you to perform high-level research in a specific area of academic interest

How to apply for HDR

An Honours qualification can:

  • Provide a pathway to further research
  • Deepen your knowledge in a particular area
  • Build your research, writing and critical thinking skills
  • Provide career opportunities in academia or government

Find out more about honours

Connect with the coordinator of the program you’re interested in studying, or if you’re unsure which pathway is best for you, contact USC’s Student Central.

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