RMIT’s Research Centres are making a national impact in research.
Our Research Centres demonstrate RMIT’s research capabilities in focused research areas and undertake high impact research that has national recognition. Many of our research Centres are involved in influencing policy at a State and National level. The relationships RMIT’s Centres have with Industry and Government create opportunities to conduct relevant, focused, applied research in their areas of expertise.
Through their access to world class facilities, equipment and infrastructure, academics working within Centres contribute to an active and vibrant research environment. RMIT’s research Centres provide members and students with the opportunity to develop their research careers in a focused and well supported environment.
College based Research Centres
School based Research Centres
- Centre for Advanced Electronics and Sensors
- Centre for Advanced Materials and Industrial Chemistry
- Centre for Advanced Materials and Performance Textiles
- Centre for Applied Social Research
- Communication Technologies Research Centre
- Centre for Construction Work Health and Safety Research
- Digital Ethnography Research Centre
- Globalism Research Centre
- Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials
- Micro/Nanomedical Research Centre (MNRC)
- Centre for Molecular and Nanoscale Physics
- Sir Lawrence Wackett Aerospace Centre
- Satellite Positioning for Atmosphere, Climate and Environment (SPACE) Research Centre
- Centre for Urban Research
- Centre for Communication, Politics and Culture
- RMIT leads $1.1m minerals processing research 05/12/2013RMIT University is collaborating with mining giant Rio Tinto and top Australian researchers on a $1.165 million minerals processing project.
- Research supports advancements in global manufacturing 02/12/2013An international research centre supported by RMIT is developing advanced manufacturing software systems to remotely control robots.
- Legal system must become more accessible: report 28/11/2013Innovation is needed in the way lawyers charge and provide services to make the law more accessible, an RMIT University report has found.