RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise in which teaching, research and engagement are central to achieving positive impact and creating life-changing experiences for our students.
One of Australia’s oldest institutions established in 1887, RMIT now has 83,000 students. The University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied and innovative research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the community.
RMIT has a 5-Star QS ranking for excellence in higher education and is 13th in Australia in the 2016–17 QS World University Rankings.
In the 2016–17 QS Top 50 Under 50 index, RMIT is 16th in the world among universities less than 50 years old. RMIT is 16th in the world (highest ranked in Australia) in Art and Design, and 36th in the world (4th highest in Australia) in Architecture and the Built Environment.
RMIT exists to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work, and to help shape the world with research, innovation, teaching and engagement.