Research Institutes, Centres and Groups
RMIT is making a global impact in research through collaborations with local and international partners to deliver advanced multidisciplinary solutions.
We work across disciplines to conduct applied research focused on design innovation, improving health, developing technology and critical issues related to the future of our cities.
Our four Research Institutes are the flagships of RMIT’s research endeavour and reputation. They contribute to global knowledge in our areas of expertise.
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Our college and school-based research centres are having a national impact in their specialist areas.Research Centres
RMIT’s Research Groups are making an impact in areas of emerging research.Research Groups
RMIT leads and/or contributes expertise to a number of multi-partner research collaborations.Multi-partner collaborations
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