Annual Progress Report

Annual Progress Report

Annual Progress Report

Completion of the APR is mandatory for all currently enrolled PhD and MPhil candidates (but not for MRes candidates). This includes students who have been asked to 'revise and resubmit' their thesis (major/minor changes are excluded).

Who needs to complete the Annual Progress Report?

You do not need to complete the Annual Progress Report if any of the following apply:

  • You enrolled after 31 July 2018
  • You have been on a continuous Leave of Absence since 1 January 2018
  • You submitted your thesis to HDRO on or before 18 September 2018
  • You notified the University of your complete withdrawal from your degree on or before 18 September 2018.

Failure to complete the APR may result in a departmental review, including the suspension of scholarship. This is outlined in the Universities Policies which can be accessed by clicking here. If you are unable to submit by the due date or are unable to submit online, you must contact your Faculty HDR Manager and HDRO immediately.

Complete my Annual Progress Report

The 2018 APR will open on or soon after 18th September 2018 and will close at 11.59pm AEST (Sydney) on the 2nd of October 2018.

2018 Final Annual Progress Report Questions and Instructions

In order to help you prepare for completion of the online Annual Progress Report the questions that you will be presented with are available for review in the following documents.

2018 Annual Progress Report questions in Word format

2018 Annual Progress Report questions in PDF format

You can also refer to the Annual Progress Report's Instructions and FAQs which will detail how to complete the APR.

Confidential Feedback

In some instances, you may be experiencing issues that you do not wish to include in your APR, or discuss with either your supervisor(s) or Faculty Associate Dean (HDR). If this is the case, you can request a confidential appointment with your Faculty HDR Manager or the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) - Office, Professor Nick Mansfield.

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