Study Abroad at RMIT

Australia & New Zealand Australia Melbourne

One of Australia's original tertiary institutions, RMIT University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in education, research, and engagement with industry and community. Working with international study abroad students, RMIT inspires and engages so you can discover new ideas and perspectives by exploring cultural spaces, resources, and collections. At RMIT, teaching, research, and engagement are central to making an impact and creating life-changing experiences for students. The university's local and international campuses feature award-winning buildings and some of the most technologically advanced facilities in the world.

Academic strength: English
Rankings: Globally Recognized

About the University

RMIT University

Australia’s Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) has a superb reputation for its exceptional education, research, and engagement with industry and community.

Originally a night school set up in 1887, RMIT is now a public research university with 95,000 students, making it Australia’s largest institution with both vocational and tertiary education pathways. With such a broad student base, teachers are adept at using task-centred approaches and adaptive teaching styles that nurture success in each RMIT individual. Ranked globally for its art and design subjects and rated five stars by QS, RMIT also takes its real-life ethos into its virtual courses. In a well-supported online community, leading RMIT professors equip students with the knowledge and practical skills that prepare them for an auspicious career.

Learn more at RMIT's official website

SAF's Student Promise

Unparalleled Access

We know your destination and host university inside and out

Total Support

We manage your housing, insurance, application - the entire adventure

24/7 Health & Safety Coverage

Our experts are available around-the-clock for support when you need it

In It For You

As a registered US not-for-profit, it's our mission that drives us

We've Seen It All

For over 70 years we have curated world-class study abroad experiences

Official Associations

Over 300 of the world's best universities trust our study abroad expertise

Jing Deng
“I choose to study abroad because I wanted to experience a different school and a different culture. I feel like my horizons have broadened already.”
Jing Deng, Past SAF Student

Get to know RMIT in Melbourne

Australian English is very different to American and British English.

Getting familiar with Australian English will be important if you're planning to live in Melbourne! Australians are informal and friendly, and there are many common phrases used by Australians in everyday conversation that you might like to know in advance. In this video, RMIT explores typical greetings used by Australians.

Student Health & Safety

We champion health, safety, and security. As part of IES Abroad, the largest study abroad organization in the United States, we have set the standard for health and safety in study abroad for decades. We plan for the ‘what if’, so you can get on with the experience of a lifetime.
International Health Insurance

International health insurance included in the cost of your program

24/7 Emergency Phone Support

Total coverage to support you while traveling and in your new city

Location-Specific Information

Health and safety information prepared based on your destination

Health In Your Language

Highly trained multilingual staff to connect you to healthcare providers

Secure Housing

Quality, safe, secure housing within close proximity to your classes

Dedicated Expertise

Protection by a Dean of Students Office advocating for your interests

Schedule a Consultation

Interested in studying abroad with us? Schedule a call with us and we'll help you select a program.

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