- Office of HDR Training and Partnerships
- Macquarie University
- Level 2, 16 Wally's Walk NSW 2109
- T: +61 (2) 9850 4741
New candidates in research degrees must complete two commencement programs in their first year of study.
MRes students have a separate CCP.
This is a compulsory program run for all HDR candidates and is completed online. Ensure you enrol and complete the relevant CCP.
We invite new HDR candidates to attend the Pro-Vice Chancellor's HDR Welcome, held early in each semester.
The HDR CCP online is currently available. You need to be an enrolled HDR Candidate to access the iLearn Unit.
To complete the CCP Online:
The MRes CCP Online is now available. You need to be an enrolled MRes Candidate to access the iLearn Unit.
To complete the MRes CCP online:
If you have forgotten your OneID password or are having difficulties logging into iLearn, please contact the IT Service Desk:
If you have any questions relating to the CCP online program, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Faculty programs run separately from the CCP and vary by faculty, involving a face-to-face or online program. Most are run twice a year.
The Faculty of Arts Commencement Program for PhD and MPhil provides a welcome to new research students and those who have not had the opportunity to attend previous orientations. You will be introduced to the services available to you within the Faculty and the HDR directors. You will also have the chance to mingle with fellow candidates from across the University.
The next Arts FCP is scheduled for:
For BPhil/MRes Students, the Faculty hosts a welcome to introduce you to both academic and administrative services and gives you a chance to meet your fellow candidates. For details, contact email@example.com.
For details, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Faculty of Science and Engineering’s Commencement Program is a half-day event that introduces candidates to all faculty-specific info and resources, including OH&S requirements and how to obtain ethics clearance for your research. If you are unable to attend, contact email@example.com.
Each department has its own induction program to help introduce you to your research colleagues, key staff and resources. Contact your department directly to arrange your induction.
Commencement Day is a series of workshops and training sessions to give you and your supervisors important skills and information. It is also an opportunity to meet students and staff in a friendly environment. All new candidates must attend, while current HDR candidates and supervisors are encouraged to come along. We will notify MRes students by email as to the workshops they must attend.
For all general enquiries, contact the Office of HDR Training and Partnerships.