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

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!

Meet Vicki: Bachelor of Design student

Share a day in the life with Vicki as she studies the Bachelor of Design from home, with her plant study buddies! It’s not all Zoom lectures and late-night study sessions, as Vicki is also learning how to 3D animate and fits in time for a movie club with friends.

Meet Wenn: Master of Engineering (Biomedical) student

Wenn is studying her Master of Engineering (Biomedical). See how she’s managing to stay fit and eat healthy at home, and deals with stress by exploring her creative side in a quarantine art club.

Meet Courtney: Bachelor of Science student

Courtney is a second-year Bachelor of Science student. She shares a science experiment that we can all get around – cooking tasty treats. Keep an eye out for Courtney’s study tips; her notes and organising techniques are goals.

Meet Chris: Juris Doctor student

Find out how to get the most out of the Melbourne Law School experience from Juris Doctor student Chris, from taking advantage of moot courts to options for great coffee on campus.

Meet Elsh: Doctor of Dental Surgery student

International student Elsh shows us around the Melbourne Dental School and describes what it’s like studying the Doctor of Dental Surgery.

Meet Saxon: Bachelor of Agriculture student

Bachelor of Agriculture student Saxon shows us where to go on campus to find succulent gardens, skeletons and more.

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.