Enrolment, leave and changes to candidature
During your Higher Degree by Research (HDR) you will enrol each year, take leave and may make changes to your candidature.
Fees payable for your research degree will depend on whether you are an international or domestic candidate.
Before semester starts
Complete your checklist and find other resources to help you get set for your first semester at RMIT.
Research integrity – Your responsibilities
Be the best researcher you can be by understanding your responsibilities, developing skills, engaging with the academic community and growing networks.
RMIT provides academic supervision for all Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates to make sure you’re fully supported with your research project. You will have at least two supervisors who are experts in your field.
Resources and support
RMIT offer a vast range of resources and support services for Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates to give you the best chance of success.
You will find that RMIT uses a lot of acronyms, which can take a while to get used to.
Candidate Action and Support Plan
We want all our Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) candidates to get the support they need, when they need it, to successfully complete their research program.