World class research excellence

Murdoch has always been a research-led University. Since its inception in 1973, Murdoch has encouraged academics and students to challenge conventional wisdom.

We believe in engaging with global challenges and in the translation of new knowledge into practice. Murdoch finds inspiration through collaboration. Our research is focused on Health Futures, Food Security and Sustainable Development. We are proud to be a research-led University, committed to meeting global challenges through innovation and inspired thinking.



World class, translational research. Providing solutions to global challenges.

+ Research and Innovation Plan (PDF)

+ Innovation and Entrepreneurship Strategy (PDF)

+ Research strengths

+ Industry

+ Collaboration

+ Got an idea?

+ Media

+ International (PDF)



Learn more about becoming a research student at Murdoch University.

+ Resources for research students

+ Future research students

+ Funding and scholarships

+ Graduate Research Office



World class, award winning researchers. Murdoch researchers are changing the world.

+ Research & Innovation Office

+ Funding opportunities

+ Research Professional

+ Find an expert

+ Staff resources