Located in the centre of Melbourne, RMIT is one of Australia’s leading universities and boasts state-of-the-art teaching resources and research facilities.
We’re also internationally recognised for excellence in teaching and research in these areas:
Over 50% of RMIT programs offer internships, placements or industry work experience at companies and organisations ranging from L’Oréal to the United Nations. Ranked in the top 100 for internationalisation (QS 2016).
RMIT is the only university in Melbourne that is part of the Australian Technology Network (ATN). In Australia, ATN university graduates earn 9-10 per cent more than graduates from Group of 8 universities (Financial Review 2015).
With a strong record of innovative research and teaching, RMIT is ranked in the top 15 universities in Australia, and among the top 100 universities in the world on the basis of employer reputation (QS 2016).
RMIT programs are designed in accordance with the Australian Qualifications Framework, which is both internationally recognised and respected by industry, giving RMIT graduates the tools to succeed, wherever their careers may take them.
Top Environment and Sustainability programs at RMIT
Our environment and sustainability programs empower you to create a more sustainable world. Through specialised projects and research, you’ll work with industry leaders and academic experts to find solutions to environment and sustainability issues around the globe.
Here’s the most popular RMIT bachelor degrees that specialise in environmental engineering, science and sustainability:
Landscape architecture is about spaces - natural, urban, private and public. It’s about investigating and proposing better ways of living in a complex, rapidly changing world.
Urban and regional planning is more than just creating physical environments – it’s a way of sustainably changing and shaping the world.
Combine the complementary disciplines of sustainable systems engineering and industrial design, to give you a head-start in industry.
Bachelor of Engineering (Sustainable Systems Engineering) (Honours) / Bachelor of Business (Management)
Combine the complementary disciplines of sustainable systems engineering and business management to kick-start your career.
This double degree will provide you with a thorough knowledge of environmental science and business management principles and practices.
Break traditional disciplinary boundaries and address the most pressing issue of the new century: environmental changes and the ways in which people might respond and adapt to them.
Gain the skills and knowledge to enter the diverse and rewarding field of environmental engineering.
Through this program, you’ll learn how to protect, restore and create engineered and natural systems that are socially, environmentally, and economically sustainable.
This program combines the essential elements of environmental science (understanding interactions in the environment) with environmental engineering (designing solutions to environmental problems).
Prepare to lead environmental and social change, and develop sustainable communities and organisations with RMIT’s Bachelor of Environment and Society.
Study an environmental science course that gives you hands-on experience with the evaluation and management of all aspects of the environment.
This program paves your way for a career in interpreting how location has an impact on the way we interact with the world around us.
RMIT’s Landscape Architecture is recognised as a world-leading design program.
Develop specialist knowledge in the environmental engineering fields of design, infrastructure planning, water engineering, sustainability, project management and transport engineering.
Lead the way in improving energy efficiency and reducing the environmental impact of energy technologies by completing this postgraduate degree.
Explore and extend your understanding of complex sustainability issues with the Master of Sustainable Practice.
Design energy efficient and sustainable buildings with the RMIT Master of Energy Efficient and Sustainable Building course.
The Master of Environmental Science and Technology equips you with the skills to manage environmental projects while providing an in-depth understanding of the relevant methods and technologies.
This program focuses on international urban and environmental management in the Asia-Pacific region and other nations of the Global South.
With a postgraduate masters degree at RMIT Melbourne, become an urban planner and create more interesting and sustainable urban places.
We prepare you for leadership roles in geospatial science, building your understanding of spatial analytics and big spatial data for making critical decisions about our built and natural environment.
The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the humanities and social sciences cultivates high-level skills in research processes, advanced communication skills, analysis and synthesis of knowledge.
This research degree develops advanced research principles, methods and mastery of a body of knowledge in the social sciences by completing a thesis or research project.
Apply your advanced engineering skills to an industry-focused environmental engineering research project.
Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to an industry-focused environmental engineering research project.
Use your advanced research skills at the forefront of geospatial sciences development and implementation.
Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to the forefront of geospatial sciences development and implementation.
Ranking and reputation
RMIT has a global reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the community.
With a 5-Star QS ranking for excellence in higher education, RMIT is one of Australia’s premier learning institutions.
RMIT has a strong industry reputation for producing work-ready graduates
RMIT has been recognised as one of the most effective institutions in producing work-ready graduates with skills valued by employers across Australia.
Top 50 globally - Academic and staff profile
As an international centre of teaching and research excellence, RMIT is ranked number 37 in the world for the international profile of its academic staff. Our highly-regarded teaching faculty is dedic