Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
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Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
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Your pathway to an RMIT degree
Are you a high school student who wants to study at RMIT? Join our Foundation Studies program. Foundation Studies allows you to learn about areas of interest to be ‘RMIT Ready’.
Why study Foundation Studies?
Don’t have the score you need to enter your preferred program? Need to complete a specific subject or other prerequisites, like a portfolio? Foundation Studies allows you to focus on areas of interest to you while improving your academic skills in a supportive environment.
Study at your own pace
Foundation studies offers two start dates across the year so you can choose the timeframe that suits you.
Support and indvidual attention
Our teachers and support staff provide guidance, counselling, support and individual attention as soon as you start.
Mentoring and social activities
We offer a free mentoring program and social activities to help you make friends and adjust to your new environment.
What you will study
RMIT’s Foundation Studies offers four streams for you to choose from: Art, Design and Architecture; Business; Science, Engineering and Health; and General. These streams allow you to complete selected courses which are tailored to prepare you for further study in your area of interest.
If you have not decided on your future area of study or are looking for a wider course options the General program is the best option for you.
Our global reputation
RMIT has a global reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the community.
As an international centre of teaching and research excellence, RMIT is ranked number 34 in the world for the international profile of its academic staff.
Top 100 globally
In the 2016 QS Graduate Employability Rankings, RMIT was ranked among the top 100 universities worldwide for its graduate employment rate, industry reputation and strong record of alumni outcomes.