About RMIT University

One of Australia’s original educational institutions founded in 1887, RMIT University now enrols over 96,000 students each year, including more than 19,000 at postgraduate level.  

RMIT has been in partnership with SIM since 1987, with close to 49,000  graduates. Today, the university’s Bachelor programmes at SIM GE include Arts & Social Sciences (Communication/Design), Business & Management studies, and speciality programmes. 

  • Overall Employment Rate (SIM/RMIT) – 84.1%*

*Based on the SIM Graduate Employment Survey 2020/21 conducted by Media Research Consultants on the 2020 cohort of graduates from the full-time Bachelor degree programmes, approximately 6 months after completing their studies. The overall employment rate includes graduates in full-time, part-time and freelance employment rate.

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Rankings & Accreditations

5-Star QS ranking for excellence in higher education
11th highest ranked university in Australia (QS World University Rankings 2023)
18th in the world and 5th in Australia among universities less than 50 years old (QS Top 50 Under 50 index 2021)
Placed top in several QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021
  • Art and Design: 15th in the world and the highest ranked in Australia
  • Architecture and the Built Environment: 31st in the world and 3rd highest in Australia
  • Communication and Media Studies: 40th in the world and 4th in Australia
  • Library and Information Management: 49th in the world and 3rd in Australia
  • Mineral and Mining Engineering / Civil and Structural Engineering / Development Studies: Among world’s top 100 universities
  • Accounting and Finance / Computer Science and Information Systems / Education and Training / Electrical and Electronic Engineering / Geography / Materials Sciences / Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering: Among world’s top 150 universities

Ranked 74th in world and 7th in Australia for graduate employability (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022)

Why get an RMIT University degree at SIM 

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Through our blended learning approach, courses co-designed with industry and global opportunities across Europe, Asia and North America we give you the skills to succeed.


Effective Learning

A combination of face-to-face and online lectures, case studies, business simulations and experiential activities


Excellent Support

Taught by RMIT academics and local lecturers, to the highest quality standards


Practical Curricula

RMIT programmes are co-designed with industry to give you the practical skills needed to succeed in the workforce.


Alumni Success

Over 30 years of partnership between SIM and RMIT, with close to 49,000 graduates who work across a variety of sectors.


Global Experiences

RMIT offers campuses in Melbourne and Vietnam, and over 200 exchange partners across Europe, Asia and North America.

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Hear from our students
Lutfi Amali

Lutfi Amali, Civil Engineer at Hyundai Engineering & Construction, first discovered he enjoyed Project Management when he oversaw Alterations & Additions (A&A) works at PSA Singapore. Motivated, he pursued the Construction Management part-time programme where he learned about the industry in Singapore and beyond. With solid fundamentals of Project Management that complement his professional experience, Lutfi soared to greater heights in his career. At present, he spearheads his projects with better collaboration skills and a greater emphasis on on-site efficiency and safety.

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Deputy Vice-Chancellor Global Development and Vice-President


RMIT is proud of its long-standing partnership with SIM GE – a journey that has spanned more than three decades. Together, our institutions have achieved so much...

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Professor Peter Coloe

Deputy Vice-Chancellor Global Development and Vice-President, RMIT University

Disciplines Offered

Experience future-focused business, communication, design, aviation and construction management degree programmes. Through industry projects and work-integrated learning RMIT equips you with the skills you need today to get the job you want tomorrow.


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Professional Communication

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Communication Design

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Construction Management

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Economics and Finance

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International Business

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Logistics and Supply Chain Management

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