Ranking  381      19
Country Australia
Region Victoria
City Melbourne
Bachelor (foreigners)21,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)24,383 USD/year.
Cost of living $868-1,554 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1887
Abbreviation RMIT
Teachers 1,893
Students 30,782
Foreigners 24%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Perita manus mens exculta
Accreditation
• Department of Education and Training, Australia
Affiliations
• Universities Australia
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• Australian Technology Network (ATN)
• Global U8 Consortium
• Open Universities Australia
• Global U8 Consortium (GU8)
• Chinese Medicine Confucius Institute (CMCI)
• Australian APEC Study Centre (AASC)
• UN Habitat Asia-Pacific
• Global Compact Cities Programme
• Singapore Institute of Management (SIM)
• Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Rankings
World ranking381
Country ranking19
Academic Reputation267
Employer Reputation93
International Faculty35
International Students138
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities140
Engineering and Technology79
Natural Science348
Social Sciences and Management115
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking381
QS World University Rankings273
Cost of living in Melbourne
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 407 629
Food 220 429
Transportation 84 173
Communications and utilities 97 105
Clothing 27 99
Sports and leisure 33 120
Total8681,554
Accommodation in Melbourne USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre411
Shared room in city centre635
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre759
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,026
Alternative title
old Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Location on map
RMIT University (RMIT) - public higher education institution in Australia. RMIT was founded in 1887. The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Melbourne.

University ranking. Indubitably, RMIT University is a dream university of many students as the quality of its education earned it a place among the top 20 educational institutions of Australia. The university is in the top 5% according to international ratings. It ranks the highest in the following disciplines «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». RMIT is among the best in terms of education quality, proudly standing in the top 300 in the international rankings according to this criterion. The graduates of the university are viewed as valuable employees in Australia thus have no issues finding jobs upon graduation.

Application process and the cost of tuition. To enroll the student must provide the information on previous academic performance and pass examinations. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. Obtaining a bachelor’s at RMIT is anything but cheap with tuition fees of 21,000 USD per year. A master’s degree of RMIT will cost a student a significant sum of 24,383 USD per year. Despite this the students can apply for scholarships provided by the university. RMIT is one of the universities that offers online education. It is important to check for current tuition fees on (http://www.rmit.edu.au) with the desirable faculty in mind.

The composition of the university. RMIT University is considered to be a large university, teaching more than 30,000 students. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. Local students have the opportunity to work with foreigners. 24% of students come from abroad. The teaching staff consists of more than 1900 specialists. The amount of foreign specialists is very considerable. Student exchange programs is one of the draws of the university. If you wish to learn more about the university’s life you can follow them on social media: Flickr, Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of RMIT. The library is available to all of the students. The university also provides dormitories for those who need them. RMIT University is a part of the following groups Universities Australia, Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL), Australian Technology Network (ATN), Global U8 Consortium, Open Universities Australia, Global U8 Consortium (GU8), Chinese Medicine Confucius Institute (CMCI), Australian APEC Study Centre (AASC), UN Habitat Asia-Pacific, Global Compact Cities Programme, Singapore Institute of Management (SIM), Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI).

RMIT University - Official Description

RMIT is a global university of technology and design offering a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and vocational degrees and diplomas. Australia's largest tertiary institution founded in 1887, RMIT University has three campuses in Melbourne and two in Vietnam. We also offer programs through partners in Singapore, Hong Kong, mainland China, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Belgium, Spain and Germany, and we enjoy research and industry partnerships on every continent. RMIT has an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational educational, applied and innovative research, and engagement with the needs of industry. Our programs are global in focus and practical in application.

Bachelor - RMIT University

RMIT is a global university of technology and design, and Australia’s largest tertiary institution. The University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in practical education and outcome-oriented research. RMIT has a 5 star rating for excellence in higher education in the categories of: Employability, Engagement, Teaching, Facilities and Internationalisation. The University’s student population of 82,000 includes 26,000 international students, of whom more than 17,000 are taught outside Australia. Discover why international students choose RMIT. Our programs With over 120 years of educational excellence, RMIT consistently ranks among the top 15 universities in Australia. We are among the top 100 universities globally in Accounting and Finance; Mechanical and Electrical Engineering; Computer Science and Information Systems – as per the 2014 QS World Rankings.  RMIT offers over 400 programs to international students at all study levels including foundation studies, certificate, diploma, bachelor, masters by coursework and research programs. Find a program that suits you. Locations RMIT has three campuses in Melbourne – the most liveable city in the world, and the second "best student city" globally according to the 2015 QS Best Student Cities Rankings.  Contact us to find out more. 

Master - RMIT University

RMIT is a global university of technology and design, and Australia’s largest tertiary institution. The University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in practical education and outcome-oriented research. RMIT has a 5 star rating for excellence in higher education in the categories of: Employability, Engagement, Teaching, Facilities and Internationalisation. The University’s student population of 82,000 includes 26,000 international students, of whom more than 17,000 are taught outside Australia. Discover why international students choose RMIT. Our programs With over 120 years of educational excellence, RMIT consistently ranks among the top 15 universities in Australia. We are among the top 100 universities globally in Accounting and Finance; Mechanical and Electrical Engineering; Computer Science and Information Systems – as per the 2014 QS World Rankings.  RMIT offers over 400 programs to international students at all study levels including foundation studies, certificate, diploma, bachelor, masters by coursework and research programs. Find a program that suits you. Locations RMIT has three campuses in Melbourne – the most liveable city in the world, and the second "best student city" globally according to the 2015 QS Best Student Cities Rankings.  Contact us to find out more. 

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TitleCityBachelorMaster
321University of MelbourneMelbourne27,995 USD27,995 USD
372The Australian National UniversityCanberra23,401 USD25,771 USD
483The University of QueenslandBrisbane20,602 USD22,121 USD
594University of SydneySydney28,300 USD28,974 USD
605University of New South WalesSydney29,462 USD29,124 USD