Discover [Me]lbourne

Build the best possible you at Melbourne

Do you aspire to something more? Explore all the many ways we'll help you challenge yourself at Melbourne. Be inspired by our students and alumni, and start designing the course, lifestyle, and career of your dreams.

Featured guides

Meet our students

Melbourne is home to many different stories. From illustrating fantasy novels, to conducting X-rays on gibbons or learning about rocket science – each one is unique. Hear from our students as they share experiences from unimelb and beyond.

Languages

Make the most of your University of Melbourne degree by broadening your world with languages. There are several ways to incorporate language learning into your studies at the university. If the idea of living in another country or travelling overseas and really engaging with culture isn’t reason enough, why choose to study a language?

Discover the world with STEM

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) skills are highly transferable and consistently proven to increase graduate employability in today’s rapidly evolving job landscape. Find out about STEM at the University of Melbourne making a positive impact around the globe.

Student takeovers

We've handed the keys of our Instagram to some of our UniMelb students. Watch them adopt a new routine, embrace online learning and celebrate the art of staying connected, digitally.

Latest guides

UniMelb Teddy Bear Hospital

Do you remember being young and more than a little afraid of the doctor? The Teddy Bear Hospital is here to put an end to these fears (and help heal a few sick teddy bears).

Staying on track in Year 12

If you’re a Victorian Year12 student, COVID-19 means schooling at home has become a reality. We share some tips and tricks from experts at the University of Melbourne to help you thrive in challenging times.

Preparing for an online Open Day

Top tips to help you make the most of an online Open Day season.

Meet Sarah: Master of Applied Linguistics student

Sarah is a Master of Applied Linguistics student currently studying from her home in Hong Kong. An early riser with breakfast game worthy of a health food blog, she shares her favourite study breaks and experiences learning online.

Student takeovers

We've handed the keys of our Instagram to some of our UniMelb students. Watch them adopt a new routine, embrace online learning and celebrate the art of staying connected, digitally.

Meet Samantha: Bachelor of Fine Arts (Production) student

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Production) student Samantha shares a week in her life. She’s working on her inspiring independent costume design project and talking with industry professionals about all things post-graduation. She also finds time to design wedding dresses, walk her cute dog Biscuit and bake muffins.

Meet Nick: Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film and Television) student

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film & Television) student Nick shares a look behind the scenes at our Southbank campus.

Meet Abigail: Bachelor of Biomedicine student

Bachelor of Biomedicine student Abigail shares some tips for staying productive and looking after yourself while studying remotely.

Meet Nathan: Bachelor of Commerce student

Nathan is a Bachelor of Commerce student and a member of Enactus, a social entrepreneurship society that recently represented the University at competition in Silicon Valley. When he’s not trying to make the world a better place you can usually find him in the Giblin Eunson Library.

Meet Bella: Master of Teaching (Secondary) student

Bella is currently studying a Master of Teaching (Secondary) from home. She shares what a typical university week looks like for her. Her two dogs also make a cute cameo!