Research

Together with our partners we develop and apply knowledge to shape a better world.

We exist to take knowledge beyond academia, and thrive at the intersection of our researchers, industry and community needs. We are responsive to real-world problems, open to new collaborations and flexible in our approach.

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Our researchers are the world leaders in their field, delivering outstanding, quality projects that are cited worldwide. Browse our directory to see our capabilities and connect with our experts.

Our Enabling Capability Platforms (ECPs)

Our ECPs are designed to facilitate multidisciplinary collaboration. This unique way of working brings together staff and students from different backgrounds with people in industry, government and community to ensure our research is useful and usable.

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Our dhumbali (commitment)

Meaning to promise or commit, our dhumbali is to collaborate with our partners to deliver value and innovation. We openly share knowledge and resources, consider sustainable practices in everything we do and maintain the highest ethical standards.

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If you're not sure how you can best work with us, our team can explain what's possible and put you in touch with the right person. 

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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.