The University of Melbourne is a truly unique learning environment, with a range of sustainable facilities and precincts specially designed to enable ground-breaking discoveries. Research and education at the university seeks to address real-world social concerns in the present, with a focus on critical global issues.
The university's research network supports cutting-edge discovery in both Australia and on the international stage. Melbourne's historic Parkville campus is at the heart of three globally recognised innovation precincts and the university's eight specialist campuses provide immersive education in life sciences and agriculture. Students are well prepared by Melbourne for future career success in both industry and academia.
There is so much to experience in Melbourne. Students moving to the city can be sure that they will make memories that last a lifetime in Australia's cultural, culinary, and sporting capital. Melbourne is consistently ranked by the Economist Intelligence Unit as one of the world's most liveable cities. There are more cafes, bars, and restaurants per person than any other city in the world. This means students have a wide range of places to meet with friends, unwind and soak up the unique culture of Melbourne.
The University of Melbourne ensures that students settle quickly in the city. The university offers tailor-made assistance for students travelling to Australia for the first time. There is a specialised Student Life programme in place to make sure international students feel welcome, engaged, and thrive within the local culture and university community. The university boasts one of the world's most culturally diverse student bodies, welcoming international students from over 160 countries world-wide. Melbourne's excellent support services assist students throughout their time at the university and remain available to all students, even after they graduate.