Why choose Melbourne?
Reputation for excellence
The University of Melbourne is Ranked #1 in Australia and #34 in the world in the prestigious Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
More scholarships for more students
Our scholarships and bursaries reward excellence, and assist students from a wide range of backgrounds.
Study your way
Flexible degrees, world-standard curriculum, 100 majors to choose from. We’ll help you discover your passion and reach your full potential.
Learn from the best
From day one of your degree, you’ll learn from renowned researchers and industry leaders recognised globally for their outstanding achievements. Your lecturers and tutors are passionate, brilliant, and dedicated to sharing their insights and discoveries with you.
Guaranteed entry into graduate degrees
Would you like to begin your undergraduate degree at Melbourne with the security of knowing a graduate place is reserved for you? If you’ve studied an Australian Year 12 or the IB in Australia, you could be eligible.
You belong, no matter where you come from. We understand that sometimes your circumstances can make it difficult to perform at your best, and we’re here to help.
Campus at Melbourne’s heart
A city within a city – with its own postcode! The moment you step foot on campus at the University of Melbourne, you know it’s a special place.
Does studying French in Paris, business in New York City or architecture in Tuscany sound like your kind of university experience? It counts towards your degree, and you can go practically anywhere in the world!
Live your future now
Learn in the real world with internships, leadership experiences and volunteering all offered to our undergraduate students. Some of the most exciting discoveries are made outside the classroom, which is why we encourage you to make practical learning part of your Melbourne experience.
Independent, but not alone
At Melbourne, we want to know who our students are. So as part of your transition to University, you will meet one-on-one with a specialist Student Connect adviser to talk about what uni’s all about, why you’re here, and where you want to go. We’ll inspire and support you to achieve your best.
* Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013–2014