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Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Melbourne, Australia (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Budget Sheets Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 03/15/2018
03/15/2018 07/16/2018 11/09/2018
Academic Year 2019 03/15/2018
03/15/2018 07/16/2018 06/22/2019
Spring 2019 10/15/2018 10/15/2018 TBA TBA

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Fact Sheet:
Level:
Graduate, Undergraduate
Language Requirement:
No
Minimum GPA:
3.0
Language of Instruction:
English
Program Advisor: Leslie Johnson
Type of Credit:
UF GPA
Open to non-UF students:
No Program Type: UF Exchange
College:
Design, Construction and Planning
Program Description:

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Priority Given to Construction Management Students
Semester/Academic Year

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About the University

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology was founded in 1887 with a focus on the study of technology and design. The school has continued to grow and develop with the city of Melbourne.  The student population is around 70,000 students with about 30,000 international students. The university is ranked as one of the top 100 schools in Communication and Media studies, Computer Science and Information Systems, Pharmacy studies, Engineering (Civil and Structural), Accounting and Finance. Industry-based learning is at the heart of the educational experience, allowing students to gain practical experience as well as grow personally and professionally. 

You can also read more about the university in the RMIT Facts for Exchange.

About the Location

Melbourne is the capital city of Victoria and has been ranked as one of the world's most livable cities. It is referred to as Australia's "cultural capital" and is the birthplace of Australian impressionism, Australian football, and a number of Australian film and television industries. Federation Square is the cultural center, with a number of cafes, restaurants, and performances. It is also very convenient to travel around the city, with Melbourne having one of the largest operating tram networks in the world. To read more about the city, click here.
 


Queensland

Academic Credits

As this is a UF exchange program, credits taken can satisfy major, minor, and elective course requirements with prior approval. UF GPA credit will be granted for all courses taken at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Click here for course information. 

Eligibility/Requirements

  • Priority given to Construction Management students
  • Students in good standing
  • 3.0 GPA or higher

Housing

While RMIT does not offer on-campus accommodation, it has an extensive range of recommended off-campus accommodation, including RMIT Village. For information about accommodation, please click here

Financial Aid

Most financial aid that you would receive on campus during the semester can be applied toward the cost of this study abroad program; however, all financial aid eligibility is determined by Student Financial Affairs. You must speak with Allison Costa, the study abroad financial aid advisor, to determine what aid can be applied to the cost of this study abroad program, including scholarships.

Application Fee

A $300 non-refundable service charge is assessed for students participating in single semester terms and a $500 non-refundable service charge is assessed for all participating in Academic Year programs. This charge is due within 21 days of the application. Students will be charged regular UF tuition while participating in the program. Tuition at RMIT will be waived.
 

UFIC Study Abroad Advisor
Leslie Johnson
352-273-1508
ljohnson@ufic.ufl.edu

UF Academic Manager
Dr. Charles Kibert
352-273-1189
ckibert@ufl.edu