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

Students and teachers from India experience Melbourne life during the 2022 BSc (Blended) Research Camp

1 December 2022
Students and teachers from partner organisations across India visited the University’s Parkville campus for a week of activities, networking and workshops as part of the 2022...

An international focus on Indigenous knowledge

7 November 2022
The University of Melbourne is delivering on its commitment to elevating Indigenous knowledge in teaching and learning by co-hosting the inaugural workshop of the Association...

University of Melbourne expands and deepens relationships in India

21 September 2022
A large delegation from the University of Melbourne has completed a tour of cities and institutions across India, the second visit to the country in 2022. Led by Deputy Vice-...

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