School of Graduate Research
The School of Graduate Research (SGR) is responsible for promoting and enhancing research education and training at RMIT.
The team works to ensure a high-quality research experience for Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates and supervisors by providing efficient administration, regular operational review and student and supervisor training.
The team is also responsible for developing policies and procedures pertaining to HDR and advises the university on these matters.
SGR provides support to candidates and academics during the lifecycle of postgraduate research degree.
Prospective postgraduate research candidates
Pursue PhD or Masters by Research at Australia's premier university of technology and design.
Information for current candidates
Candidature milestone, training and support resources for our HDR candidates.
Information for research supervisors
Supervisor registration and professional development to enrich your supervisory practice.
SGR arranges a series of special events to support HDR candidates and staff.
- Doctoral researcher awarded fellowship to Boston 05/03/2014A PhD researcher has travelled to Boston for an educational exchange through the support of a prestigious fellowship.
- Liquid metal pump a breakthrough for micro-fluidics 03/03/2014Researchers have developed the world's first liquid metal enabled pump, a revolutionary new micro-scale device with no mechanical parts.
- Marine sponge shows promise against cancer 26/02/2014A promising compound for cancer treatment derived from a sea sponge has been synthesised in a laboratory by a PhD researcher.