Research leaders of tomorrow, get #REDI!: RMIT’s innovative PhD program opens a new call for applications

Media release | 22 February 2022

The REDI (RMIT European Doctoral Innovators) program, a global €9 million doctoral training initiative co-funded by the European Union, RMIT University and over 25 European research and industry partners, is seeking highly motivated researchers to join this life-changing opportunity.

With an impressive response, the first call of the program launched in October 2021 received applications from 460+ international students from all around the globe. The selected candidates for these first vacancies are currently in the interview process and will soon become part of the REDI experience.

Now REDI is on the search for candidates for its second call of applications, which opens on applications on 1 March 2022 with 20+ new positions in multiple disciplines.

REDI poses a unique chance for 40+ doctoral candidates to fast-track their careers with its comprehensive program. REDI offers excellent PhD conditions with access to top researchers from industry and academia across 12 countries and the possibility of being awarded dual doctorates. Moreover, REDI students will enjoy an enviable international experience and networking opportunities with an annual training week in Barcelona and a once-in-a-lifetime residential year at RMIT in Melbourne, ranked in the top 20 best young universities in the world.

REDI gives candidates the choice from more than 120 industry-supported projects, and the chance to set themselves apart from the rest and address real-world challenges across a wide range of disciplines, from architecture and design, to business and administration or natural sciences.

Get #REDI and don’t miss this chance to become a new-generation researcher.



REDI is led by RMIT Europe (Spain). RMIT Europe is the European hub of RMIT University (Australia), a global university of technology, design and enterprise.

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise, ranked in the top 20 universities under 50 years old in the world. World-class people, leading edge resources, collaboration with industry partners and multi-disciplinary approaches are just a few of the trademarks of research at RMIT, which boasts almost 90,000 students and campuses in Australia, Vietnam, a centre in Spain, and research and industry partners on every continent. Find out more:

REDI Research Partners:

5th Studio, Aalto University, Artificial Intelligence Research Centre (IIIA), Autonomous University of Barcelona, BASF, Boggi Aeronautics, Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2), Centro Internacional de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería (CIMNE), Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, École Centrale Lyon, EGAAL Doctoral School, Eindhoven University of Technology, FH Aachen University, Hamburg University of Technology, HESAM Université, Kassel University, Lappeenranta – Lahti University of Technology, Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung, MGC Pharmaceuticals, Navantia, Polytechnic University of Milan, Polytechnic University of Turin, RUHR Universitat Bochum, The French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), The Hebrew University of Israel, The Polytechnic University of Catalonia, The University of Bologna, Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, University of A Coruña, University of Agder, University of Copenhagen, University Politehnica of Bucharest

For further information and updates: |Twitter and LinkedIn | @REDIprogram | #REDIprogram

Funding Acknowledgment:

REDI has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 101034328.


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