RMIT University

Rank 11
Location Melbourne
Established 1887
Famous For Civil Engineering, Artificial Intelligence


RMIT University is a renowned public research university that is located in Melbourne, Australia. It was founded in 1887 and is one of the oldest educational institutions in the country. The university has three main campuses in Melbourne, as well as additional campuses in other parts of Australia and overseas, including Vietnam and Singapore.

The university provides a diverse range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs across a variety of fields, including business, engineering, design, arts, science, health, and social science. It is known for its strong focus on practical, industry-relevant education and research initiatives. The university is also committed to taking innovation and entrepreneurship forward, with a number of programs that are designed to help students start their businesses and commercialize their research.

Services for International Students

The university offers a range of support services to enable students to settle into their educational journey. They get access to academic services, which include guidance in academic writing and study skills workshops, peer mentoring programs, and one-on-one tutoring. Career Sevices are also available that include job search support and assistance with resume and cover letter writing. Financial assistance and health and well-being services are also provided to students. 


  • 301-350th in the World University Rankings by Times Higher Education in 2023
  • 22nd in the 2022 Impact Rankings by Times Higher Education 
  • 55th in the Young Universities Ranking of 2022 by Times Higher Education 
  • 140th in the QS World University Rankings of 2024
  • 209th in the Best Global Universities category by US News Rankings



RMIT University offers on-campus accommodation options for students. The housing for a great university experience is available at the RMIT Village, which is located in the suburb of Carlton, just a short distance from the main City campus. The village has fully furnished apartments and studios and provides a range of communal facilities, including a gym, study spaces, and a barbecue area. Off-campus accommodation options include rental apartments, share houses, and homestays. 

About Location

RMIT University is located in the heart of Melbourne and has three main campuses in Melbourne: the City campus, the Brunswick campus, and the Bundoora campus. Melbourne is known for its vibrant and cosmopolitan culture. The city is particularly famous for its network of laneways, which are filled with street art, cafes, and boutique shops. Students can also enjoy sporting events such as the Australian Open tennis tournament and the Australian Grand Prix.

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