Virtual Student Open Day

Welcome to WEHI’s Virtual Student Open Day portal. This event allows prospective students to learn about upcoming Honours, Masters and PhD opportunities.

Education pathways and more for students

This event will be held online from 4:00pm-5:30pm on Thursday 14 September (Melbourne time), using Microsoft Teams.

You can access the sessions either via a web browser on a desktop (Firefox or Chrome preferred) or using the Microsoft Teams app on a desktop, phone or tablet. Please see the end of this page for troubleshooting.

If you have not already registered, please register now to ensure you receive the post-event information.

Join the event

Please note the Microsoft Teams meetings for the next event will be added by 14 September and will only be available to access during the listed session times.

The Virtual Student Open Day has two parts:

4:00pm – 4:35pm (AEST): Online information session
Learn about studying at WEHI, and how to apply

Attend this session: Teams Live event

4:35pm – 5:30pm (AEST): Virtual networking session
In this session you can visit different Teams meeting rooms to meet supervisors, students and our Scientific Education Office.

Please note that Teams Meeting Rooms will only be accessible during the virtual networking session (4:35-5:30pm).

​Discuss potential research projects with our researchers

We offer projects for students at Honours, Masters and PhD level. Please visit supervisors to learn about their projects.

The following links to project supervisors’ online meeting rooms and projects are sorted by WEHI research divisions. Click on the ‘Teams meeting room’ link next to a supervisor’s name to join their virtual meeting room where you can speak with them.

The project titles link to more information including supervisor contact details.

Please note that Teams Meeting Rooms will only be accessible during the virtual networking session (4:35-5:30pm).

You can also search the full project list for your areas of interest.

Structural Biology division

Learn more about WEHI’s education opportunities, including application and scholarship information:

Speak to our Scientific Education Office and Students


  • If you click on a Teams Meeting Room link and get a ‘link not valid’ error, this could mean:
    • The supervisor has not started the meeting yet (please note some supervisors are not available until later in the networking session) – please try another room, and/or come back to this room later
    • Your browser is not compatible with Teams. Firefox and Chrome are preferred.
    • On a mobile device (phone/tablet), your Teams app may not be working or up-to-date.
  • If you access a networking meeting and don’t automatically enter, please wait in the lobby until you are admitted.
  • If you can’t access the networking meetings, or have trouble accessing a particular meeting room, supervisors can be emailed through the project pages – click on the project titles above.
  • If a meeting room is busy, please consider using the chat function or use the ‘Raise your hand’ function to ask a question if using a laptop, computer or tablet.
  • Our Scientific Education Office can also help prospective students: please email education@wehi.edu.au if you have any questions after the event.