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The University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne, located in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, is a prestigious institution recognized globally for its academic excellence, research contributions, and vibrant campus life. Established in 1853, it is one of Australia's oldest and most distinguished universities, consistently ranking among the top universities worldwide.

The campus of the University of Melbourne is situated in Parkville, just north of the city center. The campus is characterized by a mix of historic and modern buildings, providing a picturesque and inspiring environment for learning and research. The university has state-of-the-art facilities, including libraries, laboratories, lecture theaters, and recreational spaces.

The University of Melbourne is renowned for its rigorous academic programs across a wide range of disciplines. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in arts, science, commerce, engineering, medicine, law, and many other fields. The university is committed to fostering critical thinking, creativity, and innovation among its students.

Why This University?

Academic Excellence

Diverse Range of Programs

Multicultural Environment

Admissions

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Study Duration

3-4 years

Institution Type

Public

Study Area

Undergraduate Degrees

Architecture, Building, Planning and Design

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Business and Economics

Education

Engineering

Environment

Health

Information Technology and Computer Science

Law

Music, Visual and Performing Arts

Science

Veterinary, Agricultural and Food Sciences

Programmes Overview

Architecture, Building, Planning and Design

Learn new ways of thinking, practical skills and expertise for a rewarding career as a design professional, ready to respond to the societal and environmental challenges of our time.

You’ll combine in-depth study in a particular area with subjects from a wide range of disciplines within the field of design. Guided by their world-leading academics, you’ll apply your creativity to improve our cities, buildings, transport networks, furniture, technologies, digital content, processes, bridges, and landscapes.

Gain real-world experience through design studios, site visits, field trips and interaction with industry practitioners, graduating career ready with the most up-to-date knowledge and practice.

Majors Available

  • Architectural Engineering

  • Architecture

  • Construction

  • Design

  • Landscape Architecture

  • Property

  • Urban and Cultural Heritage

  • Urban Design

  • Urban Planning

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Experience a flexible and transformative approach to studying the humanities, social sciences and languages.

Choose from more than 600 subjects across 40 fields of undergraduate and graduate study, including languages, history, media and communications, politics and international studies and psychology.

Majors Available

  • Asia

  • Culture and Communication

  • History and Philosophy

  • Language and Linguistics

  • Social and Political Science

Business and Economics

Learn in cutting-edge environments, gain knowledge from real-life studies and then immediately add to your résumé through our industry integration programs. Whether you want to specialise in accounting or actuarial studies, through to management or public policy, you’ll build an invaluable career network.

Guided by academics recognised as innovative, expert researchers, you’ll graduate with the knowledge and insights to make an impact in the business, government, public and not-for-profit sectors.

Majors Available

  • Accounting

  • Actuarial Studies

  • Business Administration

  • Economics, Econometrics and Analytics

  • Entrepreneurship

  • Finance

  • International Business

  • Management, HR and Business Administration

  • Marketing

  • Public Administration

Education

Whether you want to become a teacher or are looking to develop your career, the Faculty of Education offers direct access to world-leading researcher and educators. You’ll be challenged by a diverse and engaged cohort, learning within contemporary facilities design to enhance your experience.

Through our unique curriculum and partnership model, you’ll gain powerful insights into how students learn and spend significant time in schools to develop the skills to assess, diagnose and support the learning needs of all students.

Majors Available

  • Arts, Languages and STEM Education

  • General Studies in Education

  • Global and International Education

  • Higher Education

  • Instructional Leadership and Management

  • Learning Invention

  • Psychology and Wellbeing

  • Teaching

Engineering

Future engineers will require more than technical skills – they’ll need an innovative mindset, teamwork and communication skills.

At Melbourne, our curriculum is designed to prepare you for tomorrow’s engineering challenges. You'll graduate with the ideal combination of advanced technical and professional skills valued by employers, and a higher level qualification that is recognised around the world.

 

Majors Available

  • Biomedical Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering

  • Civil, Structural and Architectural Engineering

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

  • Energy

  • Engineering, Business and Management

  • Environmental Engineering

  • Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial and Mechatronic Engineering

  • Software Engineering

  • Spatial Information

Environment

Our environment is facing some serious challenges – from changing climates to habitat loss, environmental degradation, species extinction and overpopulation.

By studying Environment, you will learn from world-leading academics and connect with our industry partners to graduate career ready across multiple fields.

Maybe your chosen path is urban landscape management, or it could be environmental policy or law. Others might choose science-based environmental management and conservation or climate science. Wherever your talents lie, there are ways you can make a real difference.

 

Majors Available

  • Conservation

  • Earth and Environmental Sciences

  • Energy

  • Environmental Engineering

  • Environmental Law, Policy and Sustainability

  • Geography

  • Horticulture and Landscape Management

  • Landscape Architecture

Health

Our courses are developed and delivered by leaders in health education through the University’s connections with hospitals, research institutes and the public and private sectors in Australia and overseas.

Our Parkville campus is in the heart of the Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, a leading global research and teaching hub providing you with a stimulating learning environment and enriching opportunities.

 

Majors Available

  • Audiology and Speech Pathology

  • Biomedical Sciences

  • Clinical Teaching

  • Dentistry and Oral Health

  • Health Sciences

  • Medicine

  • Nursing

  • Optometry and Vision Sciences

  • Physiotherapy

  • Population and Global Health

  • Psychological Sciences

  • Social Work

Information Technology and Computer Science

Explore the latest advancements in AI and cybersecurity and learn to pair creative thinking and practical application with science and engineering. Benefit from a curriculum designed by academics aligned with industry giving you access to internships and industry projects. Develop the technical and professional skills to keep you agile in a constantly evolving industry. Whether it’s big data, cloud computing, software engineering or bioinformatics, you’ll be equipped to work in all types of settings – from your own start-up, to multinationals, and not-for-profits.

Majors Available

  • Computer Science

  • Data and Analytics

  • Information Systems

  • Information Technology

  • Software Engineering

  • Spatial Information

Law

Whether you are looking to kickstart your career in law, are a law or non-law professional seeking to specialise in a legal area to take your career forward, or want to pursue your passion through research, you will be part of a vibrant, inclusive learning environment that values ideas, excellence and intellectual exchange.

Majors Available

  • Research in Law

  • Specialist Legal Study

Music, Visual and Performing Arts

Gain the tools you need to think, feel, and create with your own unique voice in a dynamic and vibrant community of dedicated makers, creators, and performers. Our programs combine immersive studio and practice-based training with critical investigation, delivered in advanced facilities allowing you to push your artistic boundaries, take creative risks and gain confidence.

Majors Available

  • Arts and Culture

  • Composition

  • Creative Arts and Music Therapy

  • Film and Television

  • Music Performance

  • Musicology and Ethnomusicology

  • Performing Arts

  •  Visual Art

  • Writing

Science

Whether you want to help fight the plastic in our oceans, develop clever chat bots or create the next viral app – you can be a part of making the world a better place. It’s only when you understand how something works that you can improve it. Science gives you the tools to work out what’s really going on.

Jobs in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine are growing faster than other industries. Build the technical skills and knowledge you need for careers and industries that yet to be invented. Whether you’re looking to build a career in an established industry or explore the possibilities in a completely new field – science is for you.

Majors Available

  • Biological Sciences

  • Biomedical Sciences

  • Chemistry

  • Computer Science

  • Data and Analytics

  • Earth and Environmental Sciences

  • Geography

  • Health Sciences

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Physics

  • Psychological Sciences

Veterinary, Agricultural and Food Sciences

Whether you’d like to improve food security, animal health or practice sustainable agriculture, you'll build your scientific skills in our research and coursework degrees while learning from top academics and industry professionals.

Want to see how science feeds the world? You can study at our Dookie agricultural campus, a multi-million-dollar living-laboratory with an orchard, robotic dairy, winery, and natural bush reserve.

Interested in animal health? Our Doctor of Veterinary Medicine is based on the latest global thinking in veterinary practice and teaching and accredited around the world.

Majors Available

  • Agricultural Sciences

  • Food Science

  • Veterinary Science

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