Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
University description (as per official university website)
Vision and mission
RMITís vision is to be:
Global in outlook and action, offering our students and staff a global passport to learning and work.
Urban in orientation and creativity, reflecting and shaping the city of the 21st century.
The first choice provider of work-relevant learning in Australia, preparing students for professions and vocations of the future.
One of Australiaís top research universities, internationally known for our applied focus and for excellence in research and research education in our chosen fields.
RMIT is a global university of technology with its heart in the city of Melbourne. We create and disseminate knowledge to meet the needs of industry and community and foster in students the skills and passion to contribute to and engage with the world
RMIT University welcomes its students to a vibrant learning community.
RMIT provides learning and research opportunities that are linked to the world of work and supported by world class teaching staff.
RMIT graduates are skilled, ready to take up the challenges of exciting careers and valued by industry for the quality and relevance of their learning. RMIT provides a global passport and opportunities to learn in safe and exciting environments.
The University draws on its unique strengths to offer you opportunities to engage actively in your learning and research with communities within and beyond the University.
RMIT University offers you an experience that is:
Challenging and innovative and where you will be encouraged to explore ideas, push boundaries and develop capabilities;
Socially engaging with friendships and networks built on the interests and talents of colleagues in Melbourne, across Australia, in Vietnam and around the world;
Culturally enriching and tolerant of diverse traditions, beliefs and experiences;
Vocationally and professionally focussed, integrating learning with work and providing exposure to leading-edge industry trends and practices;
Valued and recognised by respected industry and professional associations;
Internationally focussed with opportunities for study in other countries;
Enriched and supported by technology to enhance learning, community building, communication and service delivery; and,
Safe, supportive, fair and friendly in the ways that services are delivered, facilities are provided and ideas are exchanged.