Information for parents

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RMIT Open Day Reimagined

8-9 August 2020 

Don't miss your chance to discover what's next at RMIT's virtual Open Day. Register now so we can keep you up to date as we release our exciting schedule of events.

Getting ready to study at RMIT

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Guide for Parents

This guide answers the most frequently received questions from parents including information about life in Melbourne and the academic advantages of RMIT. 

Available to download in the following languages:

Upcoming online events

Discover What's Next: Computer Science & Information Technology

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Discover all you need to know about studying Computer Science & Information Technology at RMIT. This session is ideal for secondary school students.

Discover What's Next: Fashion

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Discover all you need to know about studying Fashion at RMIT. This session is ideal for secondary school students.

Discover What's Next: Health & Biomedical Sciences

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Discover all you need to know about studying Health and Biomedical Sciences at RMIT. This session is ideal for secondary school students.

Living in Melbourne

Whether you're looking for short or long term accommodation, find the right place for your child.

 

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The difference between high school and tertiary study

Starting at university after year 12 can be daunting for your teenager. We’ve summed up the most important changes to keep in mind, to help you give your teenager the best advice to give them a head start into the next chapter of their life.

Additional information

Learn the language needed to understand university and vocational study at RMIT including pathways and different types of courses like associate degrees.

Ready to start looking for the right course?

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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.