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Welcome to The University of Melbourne

Established in 1853, the University of Melbourne is a public-spirited institution that makes distinctive contributions to society in research, learning and teaching and engagement. It is consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world, with international rankings of world universities placing it as number 1 in Australia and number 33 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016).

You can learn more about the culture and history of the University by undertaking an online campus tour. For more information about the University, please visit




Visitor Information on Melbourne

The University is also located a short tram ride away from the city centre and is part of one of the world’s most liveable cities, the vibrant City of Melbourne.

For more information about the City of Melbourne, please visit here. For more information about the capital city of Melbourne and the state of Victoria, please see