Welcome to the website of the

NSW Institute for Educational Research

The NSW Institute of Educational Research Inc. was founded in 1928. In 2008 the NSW IER celebrated its 80th year dedicated to encouraging study, research and service in education.

Through the year, the NSW IER conducts professional and scholarly meetings. It also contributes to the publication of a national IER research journal and an occasional Bulletin. Membership is open to people with a commitment to education and an interest in educational research. Teachers and new educational researchers are warmly encouraged to join.



Student Research Grants


Deadline extended!!!!


Get your application in for a NSW IER Student Research Grant by

January 9, 2015


More information here




What a success! 


NSW Research Showcase


Our first NSW Research Showcase was a re-invention of the HDR student conference, with some interesting twists.


It proved very successful with over 50 people in attendance.  To see the photos and all the successful awardees please see the News page.

 See the photos here