Key details
Type of institution
University
Year established
1958
Total students
86,750
On campus accomodation
Available
About
Monash University is a public research university based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Named for prominent World War I general Sir John Monash, it was founded in 1958 and is the second oldest university in the state. The university has a number of campuses, four of which are in Victoria, and one in Malaysia. Monash also has a research and teaching centre in Prato, Italy, a graduate research school in Mumbai, India and a graduate school in Suzhou, China. Monash University courses are also delivered at other locations, including South Africa.
The university is a member of Australia’s Group of Eight, an alliance of elite Australian universities recognised for their excellence in teaching and research. It is ranked in the top one per cent of world universities. Globally connected, its alumni network is at the forefront of social and technological progress at many of the worlds best companies. Faculties of the university include Art, Design and Architecture, Arts, Business and Economics, Education, Engineering, Information Technology, Law, Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Science.
The campuses at Monash have student run clubs that organize fun activities, such as trips and social events. It has clubs for everybody, from anime and chess fanatics to lovers of performing arts and the outdoors, medieval enthusiasts and volunteer groups. The library at Monash offers a great range of resources for extra support, which includes study guides, online tutorials, library guides and more. A wide range of student services are also offered at the university to make sure that the students get the most out of their time at Monash. Its Career Connect Services helps students prepare for the world of work with a range of career guidance services, including job application and interview skills, career coaching, leadership development programs and volunteering experiences.
Monash also has student associations, which are made up of representatives elected by students and whose role is to liaise with the university to provide services, facilities and amenities around the campus. It gives students the chance to influence campus life and get involved in number of ways, such as writing for the student newspaper, joining a special interest club, and organising events like orientation week. From sports perspective, more than 600 Monash students compete at the Australian University Games every year. The students can also join a sports team to get involved in the social competitions or take classes in aerobics, martial arts, yoga, aquatics and cycling at the university gymnasium.
With campuses and centres across four continents, Monash is able to offer exceptional global opportunities to staff and students alike. There are three campuses in Melbourne. Equipped with facilities like convertible classrooms and modern study areas, it helps to learn in exciting new ways. Whichever campus students study at, they will be part of a dynamic Monash community. The city campus is in the heart of Melbourne. University’s second largest campus is the Caulfield and is just a short train ride from Melbourne’s city centre globe icon Visit Website
Rankings
55 85 75
Accreditations
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Faculties

Entry requirements

English language requirements
Learn more IELTS
6
Learn more TOEFL Internet
79
Learn more PTE
58
Academic entry requirements

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Campuses

Alfred Campus - Monash University

Commercial Road, Prahran, Victoria, 3181 Australia

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Located in The Alfred Hospital, Monash Universitys Alfred campus houses the Central Clinical School and the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, which contains the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine and the Department of Forensic Medicine.

Caulfield Campus - Monash University

900 Dandenong Road, Caulfield East, Victoria, 3145 Australia

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Caulfield campus is Monash Universitys second largest campus, offering a diverse range of education opportunities. The campus offers a diverse range of education from five faculties and a wide range of undergraduate, graduate/postgraduate and research programs is available in many disciplines.

City Campus - Monash University

271 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia

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Specifically designed for Bachelor of International Business students, this centre is located in Melbournes central business district.
The campus provides state-of-the-art research and teaching facilities, as well as a fully-catered function venue.

Clayton Campus - Monash University

Wellington Road, Clayton, Victoria, 3800 Australia

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Clayton is the largest of Monash Universitys campuses. Eight faculties are represented here. The campus offers a rich array of sporting, cultural, and educational events and facilities, and has a proud record of achievement in fostering collaborative research projects.

Gippsland Campus - Monash University

Northways Road, Churchill, Victoria, 3842 Australia

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The Gippsland campus of Monash University was the mainstay of the universitys commitment to distance education, pioneering courses such as journalism, multimedia, fine arts, and outdoor sport and recreation.
Between 2005 and 2010, many of these programs were transferred to city campuses, thus losing their distinctive regional flavour. At its peak enrolment in 2007, the campus was home to 2,000 on-campus students, 5,000 off-campus students and nearly 400 staff.

Mel-Lawchm Campus - Monash University

555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000 Australia

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Located at 555 Lonsdale Street, the city campus sits near the bustling intersection of Lonsdale and William Streets, home to the Supreme Court of Victoria, County Court of Victoria and Melbourne Magistrates Court. It is nestled between Owen Dixon Chambers and the Office of Public Prosecutions Victoria and is a short stroll to the Commonwealth Law Courts and the Childrens Court of Victoria.The Facility provides substantial space for both staff & students with high quality teaching facilities and quiet study areas.
Student amenities include a library node, a multi-purpose lounge and a kitchen, all conducive to creative and independent learning.

Parkville Campus - Monash University

381 Royal Parade, Parkville, Victoria, 3052 Australia

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Surrounded by parks, were a short tram ride from central Melbourne and within walking distance of the vibrant inner-city suburbs of Carlton and Brunswick, which have contributed much to Melbournes artistic and multicultural soul. The Parkville campus has recently undergone a $50 million redevelopment, which includes new world-class research laboratories and teaching space...

Peninsula Campus - Monash University

Moorooduc Highway, Frankston, Victoria, 3199 Australia

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Peninsula campus has a reputation for excellence in nursing and allied health, education and business. Our extensive links with schools, healthcare providers and local businesses provide a practical edge for students and deliver significant economic and social benefits to the community. We’re strengthening the local health and education workforce through professional development and student training.
Each year, our students complete more than half a million hours of placements across nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, paramedicine and education.