RMIT University

RMIT University

Top reasons to study here

  • 5-Start QS ranking for excellence in higher education.
  • 21st in the world and 5th in Australia among universities less than 50 years old.
  • 250th highest ranked university in the world.

PhD Programmes

Computer Science & IT (2)
Business & Management (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)
Social Sciences (1)

About

History

  • RMIT University started its life as the Working Men's College on 7 June 1887. 
  • From the beginning, students and staff have been drawn to RMIT because of its strengths in teaching and research, its reputation for innovation, the talent of its academic leaders, and the strong industry links the University has forged over its long history.

Education

International excellence

As a QS 5-star rated institution, RMIT is ranked as one of the world’s leading universities with a strong research record and state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure. Whether you complete your degree in Australia or on exchange anywhere in the world, we aim to provide students with best experience possible along with the skills to succeed in their chosen career.

Research

As a global university of technology, design and enterprise, RMIT brings unique capabilities to research through a transdisciplinary approach.

Career

Explore face-to-face services and tailored workshops at the Job Shop as well as online resources including careers credentials and Quick Tips. Then a Job Shop Assistant will be able to advise if it would be helpful for you to see a Careers Consultant. A consultation can assist you with:

  • confusion about your career direction or where your program is leading
  • uncertainty about your program choice
  • making decisions about further study
  • coaching for an upcoming interview

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
238 12
2019
250 -3
2018
247
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
301
2018
301 100
2017
401
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
315 26
2019
341 85
2018
426
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
351 50
2019
401
2018
401
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Services

Student services

You can access childcare, counselling, information on staying healthy, financial advice and assistance in finding accommodation. The Student Legal Service is also available to currently enrolled RMIT students who need legal advice.

Medical services

Medical sciences at RMIT maintains strong links with industry to ensure our programs are relevant and meet the needs of industry, government and the community.Medical sciences help us understand disease, how it occurs, what happens and how we can control, cure and prevent it.

Student Life

Campus life

Melbourne City campus is located in the cosmopolitan heart of the “world’s most liveable city” and is surrounded by public transport, restaurants, cafes, theatres, galleries and parks.Their City campus has 45,000 students studying in across all major interest areas. The campus has been an integral part of Melbourne's character for more than one hundred years.

Student clubs

RUSU is proud to represent the needs of a unique, ever-changing and diverse student body at RMIT. Our Clubs and Societies (C&S) Department is dedicated to helping students explore their social, professional, political, spiritual and cultural identities by supporting a wide array of campus clubs. Each club is run by RMIT students for RMIT students and is open for membership to all RMIT students!

Accreditation

Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Education and Training, Australia, RMIT is a very large coeducational higher education institution. RMIT University offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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