Copper League
RMIT University

Australia

RMIT University, 124 Little La Trobe Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

413 World
rank
18 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1887
Short name:
RMIT
Type:
Public
Students:
29500
Faculty:
1630
Faculty/Students Ratio:
18
:
1
Web-site:
www.rmit.edu.au
Region:
Oceania
Location:
Melbourne, VIC
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 413 46.835
Teaching 506 37.852
Research 420 44.126
International Diversity 55 84.812
Financial Sustainability 527 43.594
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 156 76.486
Research Perfomance Rankings 380 48.616
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TEACHING
World Rank: 506
Country rank: 10
Score: 37.852
League: World League
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Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 420
Country rank: 26
Score: 44.126
League: Copper League
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 55
Country rank: 12
Score: 84.812
League: Diamond League
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Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 527
Country rank: 26
Score: 43.594
League: World League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

RMIT is a global university of technology and design, focused on creating solutions that transform the future for the benefit of people and their environments. One of Australia?s original educational institutions founded in 1887, RMIT University is now the nation?s largest and most internationalised tertiary institution with more than 83,000 students. The University enjoys a worldwide reputation for excellence in professional and practical education, applied and innovative research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the cities in which it is located. RMIT offers doctoral, postgraduate, undergraduate and vocational programs, enabling students to have the option of work-relevant pathways between qualifications. The University has three campuses in Melbourne, Australia, two in Vietnam, and a centre in Barcelona, Spain. RMIT offers programs through partners in Singapore, Hong Kong, mainland China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Laos, Belgium, Spain and Germany, and has research and industry partnerships on every continent. RMIT?s links with employers and universities across the world provide a global passport for students and staff by enabling them to benefit from exchange, work placements, study or research in other countries. A range of scholarships is available to support education and research. As part of a continuing $700 million capital investment program, RMIT recently completed several major projects,including the Design Hub and Swanston Academic Building.

Mission Statement

Mission The University brings knowledge within reach through education and research to enrich and transform the futures of individuals, cities, industries, and nations. Goals To achieve our vision, we will be: Global in attitude, action and presence, with international impact in education and research, and offering our students a global passport to learning and work. Urban in orientation and creativity, understanding the urbanising world, shaping sustainable cities and drawing inspiration from the challenges and opportunities they provide. Connected through active partnerships with professions, industries and organisations to ensure the production of knowledge and the reach and impact of our education and research.