RMIT University reviews

(4.15) 131 reviews

Ranked #10


RMIT University ratings

Average ratings based on 131 reviews
Overall Rating
4.15
Job Prospects
3.92
Teachers
4.18
Course Work
4.11
Time Worthy
4.00
Money Worthy
4.00
Friend Test
3.92
Educator Support
4.06
Educator Facilities
4.47
Industry Contacts
3.70

More on RMIT University

The main campus of RMIT University is based in the heart of Melbourne's CBD.

We have a range of RMIT reviews across several topics including Art and Design, Business and Accounting, Engineering, IT and Software Engineering, Education and Nursing.

Common advice we hear from RMIT students in their reviews include:
Take up any extra activities whenever you can (particularly for Engineering & Design students);
Be prepared and committed to study;
Try to get ahead / do your pre-work and start things early;
Don't be afraid to access RMIT help services to get the most out of your course.


Reviews

Filter reviews by topic
August 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

Positives: They prepared us with many different types of assignments and challenges so that we would get a glimpse of what it is like in the working world. They also kept us up to date with every assignments and was very passionately teaching us about the subjects that I am taking.

Negatives: I must say the negative aspects of the course I am...

Read more

August 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

Positives: I love how the course is preparing me for real life situations in my future jobs. They gave me many on hand experience and also knowledge on how to handle things.

Negatives: The only negative aspects i could think of is maybe the assignment work loads sometimes. It actually depends on the classes I'm taking, sometimes the due dates...

Read more

August 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

Positives: They provide us with many practical work to prepare us for the future where we have to work with clients and such. They also taught us many things that was necessary for us to know before we go into the working field in our respective departments

Negatives: There are currently no negative aspects that I have faced honestly, the cla...

Read more

August 2018
Completing 2018
Melbourne

Positives: I get to do more creatives and my lecturers and usually really flexible and allow me to go freeflow

Negatives: I guess it is a 100% coursework course and no exam at all, makes me feel like lectures means ntg to me hahaha

My advice to future students is: Study hard!

Read more

August 2018
Completed 2014
Melbourne

There is a one year working experience in that course

My advice to future students is: Get course that offer working experience

Read more

August 2018
Completing 2021
Melbourne

Positives: - balance between theory & practical
- assignment based (no exams = good)
- only three years, not too many contact hours per week

Negatives: None come to mind

My advice to future students is: Choose specifically not generally if you can, I feel more set for life this way

Read more

August 2018
Completing 2020
Melbourne

Positives: 1. Meeting new people
2. Learn a lot about design
3. Learn how to use adobe

Negatives: Sometimes the brief are not clear enough

My advice to future students is: time management☺️

Read more

August 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

Positives: more practical rather than theoretical, fun, good

Negatives: some of the teachers are not good enough (hv problem in speaking english i guess)

My advice to future students is: practice makes perfect, make sure to practice everything weekly, so you can catch up with the weekly topics

Read more

Positives: Lecturers are fully engaged, passionate about what they teach us and provide a lot of interesting reflective materials. Subjects are very diversified, we learn to see economical issues from different perspectives.

Negatives: It involves a lot of maths, so that could be an obstacle to someone who doesn't really like it.

My advice...

Read more

August 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

Positives: We do a lot of practical stuff, the assignments are based on very close to real-life cases. The teachers are willing to help us with anything. There are many both group projects and individual assignments. Lectures are usually recorded, the Uni uses Canvas to provide us with all of the materials - which are extremely useful.

Negati...

Read more

August 2018
Completed 2008
Melbourne

Positives: Teachers and content

Negatives: Nil

My advice to future students is: Give more time to the language

Read more

Positives: The first year is 8 common core business subjects so it gives students who may be unsure of what aspect of business they want to major in a sample of each discipline

Negatives: It’s quite intensive and involves a lot of self directed work

My advice to future students is: Make sure that you are familiar with course guidelines bef...

Read more

July 2018
Completing 2018
Melbourne

Positives: That I met New people and had a feeling of how University was.

Negatives: There was little help from the teacher to the students also that it was nothing like school or TAFE. I didn’t enjoy studying there.

My advice to future students is: To do research about the subject and get reviews on it before starting it.

Read more

July 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

Positives: This course Masters of Professional Accounting with CPA Extension is a very unique course and rare one to find in Melbourne. Not much of the other Uni’s have this. After completing this course you will be done with the CPA program exams and just have to get the experience left in any accounting firm. Also we will get help from our lec...

Read more

Positives: The flexibility and imagination that it gives students is very good and positive. It is not boring and very interesting

Negatives: Can't choose subjects

My advice to future students is: They should do this course because it is very good and insightful

Read more

July 2018
Completed 2016
Melbourne

Positives: The course has a number of positive aspects. The first thing is that there are a number of lectures with real world experience teaching the course. Furthermore we were lucky enough to have an actual hedge fund manager lecture for one entire unit. The location of the campus is amazing, close to public transport and amazing food places ...

Read more

July 2018
Completed 2017
Melbourne

Positives: 1year of paid work placement organised by the uni. Gave me the skills and experience to get a job. Opportunity to do placement over seas too but I couldn’t afford to do it.

Negatives: What the lecturers promise you will do and what the real world does are very different. Academics promise you will have an $80k job working 9-5 and b...

Read more

July 2018
Completing 2018
Melbourne

Positives: The teachers are relevant and currently in the industry. They've put effort into having a diverse student group which has been incredible. The course is generally well put together.

Negatives: Some disorganization between teachers co teaching a class together.

My advice to future students is: Don't be afraid. Be excited and read...

Read more

July 2018
Completing 2021
Melbourne

Positives: Content is very interesting. Staff present the information in an engaging manner and easy to understand. Marketing is a interesting and fun course

Negatives: Core business is super boring and all theory which doesn't engage me

My advice to future students is: stay ontop of the homwork and pre read case studies

Read more

July 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

Positives: The support provided

Negatives: The travel to and from

My advice to future students is: Preparation is key

Read more

July 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

I'm majoring in Aerospace.

Positives: The teacher is very expertise in his/her area.

Negatives: Less pratical

My advice to future students is: You should have both knowledge from class and working experience.

Read more

July 2018
Completed 2017
Melbourne

Positives: Wide range of subjects and topics to choose from

Explore any area you enjoy

Can meet people with either same or different interests in communications / media

Be friend people from different countries

Negatives: Could possibly be too broad so hard to narrow down your career choice

My advice to future students is: Choos...

Read more

July 2018
Completed 2011
Melbourne

Positives: More in job training

Negatives: Was only able to interact with teachers every 3 months

My advice to future students is: Dental Assistant is a good course to get in to. There are a lot or good opportunities and benefits.

Read more

July 2018
Completing 2020
Melbourne

Positives: Can easily make new friends. Interesting topics and concepts introduced every week. Good lecturers.

Negatives: Too many contact hours - there are at least 20 hours a week. Lot of external assessments and things to learn.

My advice to future students is: More resources to help us learn new topics

Read more

July 2018
Completing 2019
Melbourne

Positives: Advanced knowledge in Accounting, and entry to be a Chartered accountant

Negatives: studying fulltime plus working fulltime plus family time management was the most challenging. course fee is so expensive

My advice to future students is: if you are working and studying at the same time you have to learn to balance your time fo...

Read more