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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Bachelor of Biomedicine, Major in Physiology

Kimberly Chian


"It is very exciting to be in a new environment. I was amazed by how welcomed I felt in a new community.”

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