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CREST’s HDR Program at Deakin University prepares candidates to become tomorrow’s leaders in cyber security.

CREST offers students the opportunity to work with internationally recognised academics. Students can undertake a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or Master of Science in their interest area of cyber security. Our programs involve independent study that is overseen by at least two supervisors who are experts in the chosen area.

CREST research supervisors are passionate about supporting and mentoring students to achieve their goals. As dedicated specialists, they provide students with enriching and rewarding research experiences. Students can also access scholarships to financially support themselves throughout their research program.

To find out more about Deakin’s Higher Degree by Research (HDR) programs please visit the ‘Become a research student’ webpage:

“A CREST research degree empowers you to solve real-world cyber security problems and contribute to the advancement of technologies. Working with our expert supervisors and industry partners, you will be supported to become a leader in your field.”


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CREST engages with industry and government through collaborative research projects that have real-world impact, and our HDR Program prepares candidates to become tomorrow’s leaders in cyber security.

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