The University of Melbourne is Australia’s leading public research university, attracting more than 60,000 students from 130 countries each year. Established in 1853, we have grown to become an international leader in research, learning and teaching.

Ranked #1 in Australia, #31 in the world, and #7 globally for graduate employability, fourteen of our subject areas rank among the top 20 in the world.

We're situated in the heart of Melbourne, a vibrant, multicultural hub of food, music, technology and sports, making it one of the best cities in the world for students.

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Patrick Nugraha
Bachelor of Biomedicine

The University of Melbourne has the best Doctor of Medicine (MD) program in Australia. There is a large presence of Indonesian diaspora, and Melbourne being known as the most liveable city in the world made coming here very appealing.

Jessica Yan
Bachelor of Commerce

The University supports its students with excellent teaching and real world application to help prepare you for your future career. All the facilities are easily accessed and the diversity of the students creates opportunities for networking, friendship and cultural exchanges. I found all the programs and seminars outside of my course really useful.

Leonardo Linardi
Bachelor of Science

I wanted to study computer science overseas and decided on the University of Melbourne because its ranked number 1 in Australia. I’ve connected with students from a wide range of cultures and have access to many different clubs and societies. I believe studying here will help me get closer towards my goal to be a computer scientist.

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