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RMIT University

RMIT University, 124 La Trobe Street Melbourne,
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Australia
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Public
Very High
34,998
Yes
1,995
12,160

Postgraduate Overview

Establish yourself as an expert in your field and showcase your ability for critical thinking and long-term project management through the challenges of a research degree.

Make an impact

Research at RMIT aims to solve critical global problems and to deliver significant economic, social and environmental impact.

Unlike conventional discipline-based research structures, RMIT’s Enabling Capability Platforms connect researchers from multiple disciplines and from across Colleges under a thematic umbrella.

Our eight platforms are:

  • Advanced Manufacturing and Fabrication
  • Advanced Materials
  • Biomedical and Health Innovation
  • Design and Creative Practice
  • Global Business Innovation
  • Information and Systems (Engineering)
  • Social Change
  • Urban Futures

    Research centres and groups

      Our college and school-based research centres and groups have a national impact in their specialist areas.

        Their links to industry and government allow our academics and Higher Degrees by Research candidates to conduct relevant, focused and applied research.

          They give you a chance to work in a vibrant collegiate environment, supported by advanced facilities, specialist resources and opportunities to develop your careers.

            RMIT University also participates in Cooperative Research Centres and other national centres of excellence, providing you with the ultimate resources to make a valuable contribution to your field.

              As a researcher at RMIT you can:

              • develop your own topic and pursue your own theories
              • work independently while interacting with experts
              • have your thesis or project critically reviewed
              • receive scholarships and government and industry grants
              • participate in the commercialisation process


              Learn more about Research at RMIT


              University Highlights

              Total students - 34,998

              24%
              76%

              International students - 12,160

              53%
              47%

              Total faculty staff - 1,995

              1179
              816

              Total students - 34,998

              24%
              76%

              International students - 12,160

              53%
              47%

              Total faculty staff - 1,995

              816
              1179

              Scholarships

              Yes
              The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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              English language requirements

              This institution accepts IELTS!
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              Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.

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