As a global university of technology, design and enterprise, RMIT brings unique capabilities to research through a transdisciplinary approach.
Our academic expertise, strong links to research partners and consideration of technological and social dimensions enables us to find solutions to critical problems impacting communities and the environment.As a global university of technology, design and enterprise, RMIT brings unique capabilities to research through a transdisciplinary approach.
Here are some of the ways you can make the most of your time at RMIT:
Our research expertise is built on outstanding researchers, strong collaborations and specialist resources.
Our impact in critical focus areas is recognised through national excellence ratings.
Research centres and groups
RMIT is making a global impact in research through collaborations with local and international partners to deliver advanced multidisciplinary solutions.
RMIT research institutes ceased operation at the end of 2015, ending an era of successful collaboration under a more traditional discipline based research framework which has been replaced by Enabling Capability Platforms in eight focus areas.
Partnerships and commercialisation
Our multidisciplinary, outcome-oriented approach makes us the partner of choice in our collaborations with research agencies, other universities, and government, community and industry bodies.
Become a partner and access our expertise and outstanding research facilities such as the Advanced Manufacturing Precinct and Design Hub. You can take advantage of our access to government funding, patents and other commercialisation opportunities.
PhDs and other research degrees
RMIT has a reputation for excellence in high quality research and deep industry links.
RMIT University fosters excellence in research and scholarship, as it is this excellence which positions the university as Australia's premier university of technology and design.
With outstanding postgraduate research programs, strong industry links and international reach, RMIT's research has global impact.