RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. One of Australia’s original tertiary institutions, RMIT University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research and engagement with the needs of industry and the community. RMIT is a world leader in Art and Design; Architecture and the Built Environment; Engineering; Computer Science; and Business and Management Studies.
We are committed to building new teaching spaces that engage students in active learning, and to fostering innovation in curriculum design so that students graduate with appropriate skills. Pathways between vocational and higher education offer students flexible entry opportunities, or the option of qualifications combining the best of both.
Our 300,000-strong alumni community stretches across the globe and includes leaders such as News Corporation CEO, Robert Thomson; BHP Billiton Chair, Jacques Nasser; New York-based founder of The Fetch and CloudPeeps, Kate Kendall; and former Edinburgh International Festival Director, Sir Jonathan Mills AO.
It is a 5-Star university (QS Stars international evaluation system). Among the top 15 universities in Australia , 34th in the world for the international profile of academic staff and 93rd in the world for employer reputation on 2015 QS World University Rankings. Among the world’s top 100 universities in Art and Design; Architecture; Engineering (Civil and Structural; Electrical and Electronic; and Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing); Computer Science; and Business and Management Studies on 2015 QS World University Rankings by Subject. Among the world’s top 200 universities in Chemical Engineering; Geography; Accounting and Finance; Communication and Media Studies; Education; and Statistics and Operational Research on 2015 QS World University Rankings by Subject and 21st in the world among universities less than 50 years old on 2015 QS Top 50 Under 50 index.
We offer undergraduate, postgraduate and vocational programs and courses that are global in focus and practical in application.
- Art, Design and Architecture
- Building, Construction and Planing
- Communication and Digital Media
- Computing, Games and Information Technology
- Education and Teaching
- Environment and Sustainability
- Health and Medical Sciences
- International and Community Services
- Justice and Legal