Global

The University of Melbourne is an internationally engaged university with a global outlook and growing global reach.

An as institution, we’re leading, convening and collaborating through strategic partnerships on a global scale. We aspire to become a hub of knowledge and research for the Asia Pacific region, to lead on grand challenges where we can make a significant contribution to the world, and develop centres of excellence that are global in reach, ambition and impact. Our international community of scholars, partners and alumni are our priority, and we’re building a curriculum that is informed by a global range of perspectives.

We live in a diverse, international community, and we have an important role to play as a global-facing institution, tackling some of the greatest challenges facing our world. Together with our partners around the globe, we are working to expand the cannon of human knowledge to enrich our students, researchers and society.

Professor Michael Wesley
Deputy Vice-Chancellor International
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International news

International students benefit from extra support

3 August 2022
More than 9400 University of Melbourne international students have benefited from expanded support services in 2022, with more programs commencing in Semester 2....

Students receive Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarships

10 May 2022
Seven University of Melbourne undergraduate students have received a Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship, supporting them to spend up to two semesters at an exchange institutio...

University of Melbourne to launch blended academy for teaching and learning in India

28 April 2022
The University of Melbourne will launch the Blended Academy for Teaching and Learning in collaboration with the Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU), offering blended learn...

Lead

We’re taking the lead on global challenges, fostering knowledge exchanges internationally and developing ideas that are global in reach, ambition and impact.

Collaborate

We’re building a culture of international collaboration with researchers, universities and innovative companies around the globe.

Convene

As we develop into a hub of knowledge and research for the Asia Pacific region, we’re bringing together an informed global community of scholars, partners and alumni to make a significant contribution to the world.

Facts and figures

Australia's No. 1 university and a world leader

  • # 1 in Australia
  • # 33 in the world
  • # 8 in graduate employability worldwide

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44%

International students

150+

Student nationalities

300+

International partners