Melbourne really does have it all. Not only has the Victorian capital been named one of the world’s most liveable cities several times in a row, but it also offers something for everyone: a thriving arts and culture scene; bustling streets filled with restaurants, cafes, bars and boutiques; awesome nightlife; fun indoor activities and outdoor adventures; and some of the best educational institutions in the world. You’ll never run out of things to do and places to visit during your time living in Melbourne, and as Australia’s top-ranked student city, you’re bound to have an incredible study experience too.
Best known for
Melbourne's arts and culture scene, Laneways, passion for sports and coffee are all world-renowned. Landmarks of the city include the bustling Federation Square, packed with museums and the busy Flinders Street Station, Luna Park's distinctive entryway and funky St Kilda Beach.
Where to Study
With the 10 universities that call Melbourne home, it’s no wonder the city is a hotspot for young professionals. Offering world-class education, training and research, state-of-the-art research infrastructure, and an innovative technology ecosystem, Melbourne has a range of diverse study options for every student.
Melbourne’s public transport system is envied across Australia. With 244km of tram lines weaving through the city and surrounds, you’re only a short (and sometimes free) ride away from your next lecture, tutorial or coffee catch-up.