PhD programs

RMIT Research programs involve comprehensive, independent research under the supervision of an expert academic. The duration is usually 3-4 years full-time for doctoral (PhD) studies or equivalent part-time.

Why choose RMIT PhD programs in Vietnam

World class expertise across disciplines

Leading edge resources

Multi-disciplinary approach

Tuition fee scholarship

Annual stipend of 170 million VND

Co-supervision across campuses

PhD programs at RMIT

As an RMIT PhD candidate, you are required to complete the PhD coursework curriculum. You may also require ethics approval to do your research.

You’ll be required to complete three milestone reviews throughout your candidature:

  • Confirmation of Candidature
  • Second Milestone Review
  • Third Milestone Review

Each milestone is a stepping stone towards submission and examination

How to apply for PhD programs

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

Step 1

Choose your program

Step 2

Identify your research project

Step 3

Costs and scholarships

Step 4

Prepare your application

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PhD scholarships

RMIT offers fully funded scholarships (full tuition and a stipend of 14 million VND per month) for Vietnam based PhD candidates who fulfill the scholarship eligibility requirements, subject to availability of funding.