RMIT University

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA

Brief information

According to AbbreviationFinder, RMIT University, which was founded in the 19th century, is one of Australia ‘s largest and leading educational institutions. It enjoys a good reputation particularly in the fields of technology, design, global business, communication, global communities, urban sustainable futures and health solutions, but also offers a large number of other courses and degrees.

In total, there are over 200 courses in a wide variety of disciplines. The degrees obtained here also enjoy a high reputation internationally. Some dedicated programs are among Australia’s best.

All courses offered are kept up to date and revised to keep pace with changes in the economy and population. In this way, students are assured of professional success in a changing globalized world.

In the QS rankings of 2018, RMIT University made it into the top 100 worldwide in many areas, including, for example, Computer Science and Information Systems, Engineering, Communication and Media Studies or Business and Management.

  • RMIT University website

University facts

Year of foundation: 1887

Type of university: State university

Number of Students: Total 74800, 43000 Undergraduate, 12300 Postgraduate, International 30000

Accreditations:

  • CRICOS Provider Code: 00122A

Academic year:

The academic year at RMIT University is divided into two semesters.

Study programs

  • Academic gap year
  • associate degree
  • postgraduate studies
  • semester abroad
  • bachelor’s degree
  • Master’s degree
  • MBA
  • promotion
  • language courses

International students are offered the opportunity to study at the university for one or two semesters as part of the semester program Study Abroad at RMIT University. There is the possibility of free semester and cross-departmental course selection from all university courses of the bachelor’s and master’s programs offered at RMIT University. In addition, students can also complete a “Study Abroad Package” on specific subject areas, which consists of pre-packaged courses.

The desired courses are already specified in the application. Course selection must be approved by the relevant department at RMIT University. As a rule, one receives together with the commitment for the Study Abroad program also a confirmation of the approved courses.

  • RMIT University semester program

Fees

  • Semester 2 2022

Tuition (3-4 courses)

$9120.00

The tuition fees include 48 credit points per semester, which usually corresponds to four courses with 12 credit points each.

There is also an additional cost of AUD 400 for the Overseas Students Health Cover.

  • Tuition fees at RMIT University

Financing options

In order to finance a semester abroad at RMIT University, students can apply for foreign BAföG , among other things. If there is an individual entitlement to funding, you can receive support for living expenses, travel expenses and health insurance costs as well as a subsidy towards tuition fees of up to EUR 4,600.

Requirements

Applicants to the RMIT University semester program must have a high school diploma.

In addition, prospective students must prove that they have a sufficiently good knowledge of English. This is usually done through a standardized language test such as the TOEFL or the IELTS. Alternatively, RMIT University also accepts a DAAD test with at least B2 in all areas or an English grade of 3 in the Abitur.

For master ‘s courses, the minimum number of points in the language tests can sometimes be higher than specified below.

The language skills can be proven by one of the following test results or documents:

Undergraduate postgraduate
DAAD language test B2 level B2 level
English grade high school 7 points 7 points
IELTS 6.0 (no range below 5.5) 6.0 (no range below 5.5)
TOEFL (internet based) 60 (writing: 19) 60 (writing: 19)

The language certificate can be submitted up to two months before the start of the program.

  • RMIT University application requirements

Degrees/Courses

Degrees/Courses in English – Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) in Human Movement
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) in Medical Radiation
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) in Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) in Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Aviation
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Construction Management
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Exercise and Sport Science
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Fashion and Textile Merchandising
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Fashion Technology
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Geospatial Science
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Medical Radiation
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Project Management
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Property and Valuation
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Surveying
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Textile Technology
  • Bachelor of Architectural Design
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Criminal Justice Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Fine Art
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in International Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Animation and Interactive Media
  • Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing
  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Industry
  • Bachelor of Arts in Photography
  • Bachelor of Arts in Textile Design
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours) in Laboratory Medicine
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science in Laboratory Medicine
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences in Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business in Business Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Communication in Advertising
  • Bachelor of Communication in Journalism
  • Bachelor of Communication in Media
  • Bachelor of Communication in Professional Communication
  • Bachelor of Communication in Public Relations
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Design
  • Bachelor of Design (Digital Media)
  • Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Communication Design
  • Bachelor of Design in Communication Design
  • Bachelor of Design in Fashion
  • Bachelor of Design in Games
  • Bachelor of Design in Industrial Design
  • Bachelor of Design in Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary and Arts Expertise)
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Year IV)
  • Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Advanced Manufacturing and Mechatronics
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Aerospace Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Automotive Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Civil and Infrastructure
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer and Network Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic and Communication Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic Product Design
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Sustainable Systems Engineering
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of Health Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences in Chiropractic
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology in Games and Graphics Programming international
  • Bachelor of Media and Communication (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy
  • Bachelor of Science (Dean’s Scholar) (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Applied Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Dean\’s Scholar
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Statistics
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Science in Food Technology and Nutrition
  • Bachelor of Science in Geospatial Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science in Statistics
  • Bachelor of Social Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Environment
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Legal and Dispute Studies
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Youth Work
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Software Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Computing Studies
  • Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning

Studies/Courses in English – Postgraduate

  • Master of Advertising
  • Master of Analytics
  • Master of Applied Sciences in Food Science and Technology
  • Master of Applied Science in Geospatial Information
  • Master of Applied Sciences in Information Security and Assurance
  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Arts in Art in Public Space
  • Master of Arts in Arts Management
  • Master of Aviation Industry Management
  • Master of Biotechnology
  • Master of Biotechnology in Clinical Microbiology
  • Master of Biotechnology in Food Microbiology
  • Master of Biotechnology in Food Science and Technology
  • Master of Business – Information Technology
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration – Executive
  • Master of Business in Property
  • Master of Business Information Technology
  • Master of Clinical Chiropractic
  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Communication
  • Master of Communication Design
  • Master of Computer Science
  • Masters of Computing
  • Master of Creative Media in Animation and Interactive Media
  • Master of Design Innovation and Technology
  • Masters of Education
  • Master of Engineering (Structures and Forensics)
  • Master of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Electronic Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in International Automotive Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Logistics Management
  • Master of Engineering in Management
  • Master of Engineering in Manufacturing
  • Master of Engineering in Sustainable Energy
  • Master of Engineering in Telecommunication and Network Engineering
  • Master of Environmental Science and Technology
  • Master of Fashion and Textiles
  • Master of Finance
  • Master of Fine Art
  • Master of Information Management
  • Master of Information Technology
  • Master of International Business
  • Masters of Laboratory Medicine
  • Master of Landscape Architecture
  • Masters of Marketing
  • Masters of Media
  • Master of Medical Physics
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Project Management
  • Masters of Psychology
  • Master of Science in International Sports Technology
  • Master of Social Science in Environment and Planning
  • Master of Social Science in International Development
  • Master of Social Science in Policy and Human Services
  • Masters of Social Science in Translation and Interpreting Studies
  • Master of Social Science International Urban and Environmental Management
  • Masters of Social Work
  • Master of Statistics and Operations Research
  • Master of Strategic Procurement
  • Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management
  • Master of Sustainable Practice
  • Master of Technology in Internet and Web Computing
  • Master of Urban Design

Campus

RMIT University has three campuses: the City Campus, the Bundoora Campus, and the Brunswick Campus. In addition, there are offshoots in Vietnam and Spain.

Located between LaTrobe, Elizabeth, Queensberry and Russell Streets, the main campus in downtown Melbourne blends perfectly with city life. Students can easily combine learning with fun.

The Bundoora campus, on the other hand, is nestled in the trees 18 kilometers northeast of Melbourne and is a little less urban. Plenty Road divides it into east and west. There are state-of-the-art technologies for studying in Biosciences, Education or Medical Sciences.

Just three miles from the city center and five minutes from bustling Sydney Road, where there are many shops, markets and much more, the Brunswick campus boasts award-winning architecture and an expansive setting.

Here you can complete courses in the fields of textiles, printing or education. All three locations are equipped with a very good local transport network.

  • RMIT University campus maps

Housing

RMIT University ‘s Housing Advisory Service is happy to help students find suitable housing close to campus.

The following accommodation options are available:

  • Private apartments / hotels
  • guest families

RMIT University