Inter-location exchange: Singapore Institute of Management
Exchange to RMIT Melbourne City campus
What is inter-location exchange?
Inter-location exchange is the recommended global experience for SIM students seeking to take core modules in a different location. It is a fantastic opportunity to study in Australia and immerse yourself in a new culture.
RMIT Melbourne and Vietnam students are also able to undertake exchange to SIM.
Who is eligible?
Inter-location places are limited and are awarded based on academic merit.
All inter-location exchange students need to meet the eligibility criteria:
- be in your final year, as per SIM requirement
- have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (out of 4.0), or 60% average
- be enrolled in one of the following RMIT University programs:
- BP254 Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)
- BP251 Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance)
- BP255 Bachelor of Business (Logistics & Supply Chain Management)
- BP217 Bachelor of Business (Management)
- BP252 Bachelor of Business (Marketing)
What can I study?
The College of Business at RMIT Melbourne recommends these courses for SIM students (PDF 24KB 1p). You will need to list the courses that meet your program requirements in your Expression of Interest.
Students from the Bachelor of Business (Management), please note that there are some course changes since the course mapping (PDF 24KB 1p) was created. Refer to the program structure of the Bachelor of Business (Management) program under ‘Year Three of Program’ for the list of the new courses.
How much will it cost?
How do I apply?
Step 1 Attend an information session, email firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest
Step 2 Submit your Expression of Interest by the deadline (1 March and 30 August each year)
Step 3 The most eligible applicantswill be notified by RMIT Melbourne and invited to submit an online application
Step 4 If your application is successful, you will recieve a Letter of Offer
Step 5 Accept your Letter of Offer and arrange your Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). OSHC is an Australian immigration requirement for students on a student visa.
Step 6 Once RMIT has your acceptance, we will email you an electronic Confirmation of Enrolment (eCOE) document. You will need this to apply for your student visa.
Step 7 Start planning your arrival in Melbourne
Step 8 Enrol online. We will provide you with instructions on how to enrol in your courses at RMIT Melbourne closer to your start date
Step 9 Attend the RMIT Global Experience Orientation at the beginning of the semester to meet fellow exchange students and find out all about living and studying in Melbourne
|Semester 1 (February – June)||Semester 2 (July – December)|
|Information session at SIM||End July - Early August||End January - Mid February|
|Expression of interest||1 - 30 August||1 Feb - 1 March|
|Invitation to apply online||Mid-September||Mid-March|
|Leter of Offer||Early October||Early April|
|eCOE||Within five working days of receiving your acceptance
||Within five working days of receiving your acceptance
Mid-February, orientation date and schedule will be advised in your Letter of Offer
|Mid-July, orientation date and schedule will be advised in your Letter of Offer|
|Semester dates||Refer to the academic calendar
||Refer to the academic calendar|