The University of Melbourne has helped to shape Melbourne and Australia’s social, cultural and scientific profile for over 160 years. Studying at the University combines rich academic and social engagement on a great campus with the delights offered by living in the city of Melbourne.
The University is ranked 32 in the world and number one in Australia (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018). It is ranked number 7 in the world for graduate employability (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2018), highlighting that a degree from Melbourne is a ticket to a global career.
High-profile employers from around the world actively recruit the University’s graduates for their problem-solving skills, capacity for independent critical thought, and leadership.
This international reputation is underpinned by excellence in teaching and learning and by the University’s status as Australia’s top-ranked research university and among the world’s top 40 (Academic Ranking of World Universities 2017).
By studying at the University of Melbourne you will:
Melbourne’s degrees are designed to give you the skills to meet the challenges of the future. Broad undergraduate degrees are followed by specialised graduate professional or research degrees.
The University’s combination of interdisciplinary breadth and academic specialisation means our graduates have an increased capacity to successfully find their way in a world where knowledge is rapidly changing, discipline boundaries are constantly shifting and employees are required to communicate in a variety of cultural settings. You will also have the opportunity to study at some of the world’s most prestigious institutions through our extensive partnerships in over 45 countries.