Experience Australia's leading university

The University of Melbourne has the highest degree completion rate in Australia.* Discover why our students love studying at Melbourne.

We've designed a student experience fit for the world's most ambitious minds.

Choose Melbourne, and you'll be taught by some of the most engaged and gifted researchers from across the globe. You'll have opportunities to collaborate with world-leading organisations through internships with business and community groups, applied research projects and overseas study programs.

Choose Melbourne, and live in the heart of the world’s most liveable city while studying, volunteering and creating lifelong connections with peers from 170+ countries.

Choose Melbourne, and you'll become a well-rounded, thoughtful and skilled professional, ready to make a positive impact and tackle the world's most challenging problems.

* Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency report June 2017


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Making the most of Melbourne

Studying at Melbourne isn’t just about your degree – it’s a whole new way of life! There are countless ways to get involved and create your own experience, so be sure to take advantage of every opportunity available.

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Your career

The University of Melbourne is ranked #7 in the world for graduate employability. Employers know our well-rounded graduates are highly skilled and job-ready. A degree from Melbourne will help you land your dream job or progress further in your industry.

Your life on campus

Whether you study at Parkville, Southbank or one of our specialised campuses across Victoria, you’ll join a thriving knowledge hub with world-class facilities at your fingertips.

Your support services

We're with you all the way. Join Melbourne and take advantage of one of the most comprehensive support networks you'll find at any Australian university. We'll help you find housing, achieve your academic goals and plan your career, while offering disability services, counselling and a range of like-minded groups to connect with.


Deciding where to live while you study is a big decision. Here are some tips on how to plan for, find and apply for student accommodation.

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