School of Applied Sciences
The School of Applied Sciences has a strong reputation for research and teaching in fundamental science and advanced molecular technologies.
One of RMIT's top-performing research schools, we deliver research that addresses the 'real life questions' essential to Australia's innovation agenda. Our high-quality teaching programs inspire students to pursue careers in science.
The School of Applied Sciences comprises the primary disciplines of biology, chemistry and physics.About
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The School delivers programs that cover a wide range of interests and levels.Our teaching areas
RMIT's School of Applied Sciences attracts esteemed experts and researchers from around the world, drawn from the disciplines of physics, chemistry, biosciences and food sciences.Research
The School Applied Sciences has an established record of providing consultancy services to industry and government organisations on a long or short term basis.
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Using our state-of-the-art facilities and leading researchers drive innovation be it focussed or cross disciplinary research.
Health Innovations Research Institute
We translate new scientific knowledge into safe and effective therapeutic outcomes to improve the health and wellbeing of people in Australia and around the world.
We connect diverse health modalities, industry and community to create better health outcomes. We are experts in biophysics, bioengineering, metabolism, exercise and disease, ion channels and transporters as therapeutic targets, and traditional and complementary medicine.
RMIT Microscopy and Microanalysis Facility
The RMIT Microscopy and Microanalysis Facility (RMMF) houses high-quality electron microscopy and microanalysis equipment.
Our facilities support RMIT research and teaching, and are available to external users. We also offer consulting services.
We are a Linked Lab of the Australian Microscopy and Microanalysis facility.