Facts and figures

Our rankings

How we compare with other universities:

University-wide

Australian ranking World rankingSource
1 32 Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019
  6 QS Graduate Employability 2019

Engineering and IT

Discipline Australian ranking World rankingSource
Engineering and Technology 2 40 QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019
Computer Science & Information Systems 1 32 QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019
Chemical Engineering 2 32 QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019
Civil and Structural Engineering 3 22 QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019
Electrical and Electronic Engineering 1 35 QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019
Mining and Mineral Engineering 5 11 QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019

Global Liveability Index (*2018)

Melbourne is #2 in the world (after Vienna)

(Melbourne was #1 in the world in 2017)

Accreditation

Our courses have received accreditation from:

AccreditationRecognition
EURACE® Recognised in 28 countries
Euro-Inf® Recognised in 28 countries
Engineers Australia Recognised in 13 countries
iChemE Recognised worldwide
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Recognised worldwide
Australian Computer Society Recognised worldwide

Find out which of our courses is accredited

The School

Academic staff
477
Academic student–staff ratio
24:1
Professional staff
160


Schools and departments

School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

School of Computing and Information Systems

School of Electrical, Mechanical and Infrastructure Engineering

Research centres and institutes

Research centres and institutes

Entrepreneurship

We have one business incubator: Melbourne Accelerator Program.

Visit the MAP website

Students

Engineering female students
3797
Engineering male students
7854
Engineering international students
6753
Engineering female students %
33%
Engineering international students %
58%

Courses

Undergraduate courses

Our majors:

  • Bioengineering (Biomedical) Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computing
  • Computing & Software Systems
  • Digital Technologies
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronic Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Spatial Engineering

Graduate courses

The number of courses in our key discipline areas:

NumberDiscipline
25 All Graduate Courses
2 Biomedical Engineering
4 Chemical Engineering
5 Civil and Structural Engineering
3 Electrical and Electronic Engineering
1 Energy
1 Engineering Management
2 Environmental Engineering
4 Information Technology
3 Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics
2 Spatial

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Exchange/Study Abroad

Outbound students
51
Inbound students
321
Partner institutions
180


Exchange options (inbound and outbound)

  • Coursework, research
  • Short term, one semester, two semesters

Group exchange agreements

  • AOTULE
  • GE3

Research

Research income
$62.7 million


We have eleven key research innovation programs:

Alumni

Alumni in Australia
16738
Alumni overseas
4744