Our teaching areas

Specialised and flexible programs help students find their niche and reach their potential as they work ‘in the field’, collaborate on real-world projects, or undertake work placements.

Applied science

Shape your own learning journey and explore a broad range of disciplines.

Biotechnology and biological sciences

Focus on practical applications through an emphasis on lab and fieldwork.

Chemistry

Get a solid grounding with laboratory practice and industry experience.

Environmental science

Take field trips to far away places and practice a multidisciplinary approach to problem-solving.

Food science and technology

Gain practical experience on industry-focused projects in well-equipped laboratories.

Information and security

Explore data security and system enhancements, cryptography, systems auditing and other skills for a range of industries.

Mathematics, statistics and analytics

Link complex data and theory to practical projects and applications in real-world scenarios.

Nanotechnology

Discover the science and engineering of materials less than a micrometre.

Physics

Explore the interdisciplinary nature of physics.

Surveying and geospatial sciences

Work 'in the field' to measure, model and map our environment.

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer

aboriginal flag
torres strait flag

Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.