The University of Melbourne is a comprehensive Australian public research university, attracting 60,000+ students from more than 130 countries. Since 1853, it has been an international leader in research, teaching and learning.

As Australia’s leading university, the University of Melbourne is ranked #1 in Australia and #32 in the world, and is #6 globally for graduate employability*. Fourteen different subject areas rank among the top 20 in the world.** The University of Melbourne is an Australian equivalent of an Ivy League university in the US.

The University is situated in the heart of Melbourne, a vibrant, multicultural hub of food, music, technology and sports. No wonder the University ranks as the third best city in the world for university students!#

Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

Explore semester-long study abroad and full undergraduate and graduate degree programs with the University of Melbourne.

Further Information

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* Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019/QS Graduate Employability 2019
** QS World Ranking by Subject 2019
# QS Best Student Cities 2018