Make an original contribution to human knowledge, research and development with a postgraduate research degree in climate change, the energy transition, or managing disaster risks.

Climate change is one of the most important and complex problems encountered by humankind, and a challenge which crosses traditional disciplinary boundaries. ANU has a particularly broad spread of researchers covering multiple dimensions of climate change, the energy transition, and disaster risk science, and our Institute's nearly 500 members hail from every corner of the university.

We can introduce you to academics with expertise in your research interests, who can act as potential supervisors. To discuss further, email


Game Change Supplementary Scholarship supporting climate change research

Are you looking to explore your ideas about how to address the climate crisis through a PhD, but are concerned about the associated expenses?

The Institute for Climate, Energy & Disaster Solutions (ICEDS) is offering a supplementary scholarship to support the emerging generation of bright PhD scholars from rural and remote areas of Australia, and Pacific Island countries, to contribute to game-changing climate change research, adaption and mitigation outcomes.

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