Can I take leave from my higher degree research candidature?
You may apply for a total of up to twelve months leave of absence throughout your candidature, however, leave will only be granted in the first six months of candidature in exceptional circumstances.
https://intranet.secure.griffith.edu.au/research/griffith-graduate-research-school/variations-to-candidature/leaveIn special circumstances, an additional twelve months special leave of absence may be granted at the discretion of the Dean, Griffith Graduate Research School.
Visit leave for information about conditions and requirements. Service requests can be submitted via myGriffith > My research > My Candidate Centre.