Research Degrees

Ambitious minds thrive at RMIT

Our reputation for research excellence is underpinned by our commitment to connect students to the real world application of new knowledge and innovation. Illuminate your future with unparalleled access to industry collaborators, world-class facilities and the support of our community of highly cited scholars.

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Graduate research scholarships

Get the financial support you need while you undertake your research projects with a research scholarship tailored for your needs.

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Find supervisors and explore projects

With a broad scope of exciting projects, we can help you identify and secure the project that best aligns with your experience, needs and vision.


How to apply for PhDs and research degrees

Find more about how to prepare your expression of interest and application for research at RMIT.

Contact the School of Graduate Research

For all HDR admissions and scholarships enquiries, contact the School of Graduate Research.

Admissions / Scholarships

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Phone: +61 9925 5570

Connect with RMIT Research

If you're not sure how you can best work with us, our team can explain what's possible and put you in touch with the right person. 

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