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.
RMIT provides academic supervision for all Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates to ensure you’re fully supported with your research project.
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.
Publishing during candidature
Information about including publications in your thesis and developing a publication and authorship plan.
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.