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Dr Michael Kirby delivers this year's Richard Larkins Oration

Monash University’s annual Richard Larkins Oration in Melbourne was at the Myer Mural Hall on Wednesday, 4 October 2017. Representatives of business, government, industry, alumni and University supporters attended this prestigious event to

University news
train

Monash University Institute of Railway Technology wins Australia China Council Grant

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology has been awarded the 2017-18 Australia China Council Grant to promote safer passenger railway operations using cutting edge asset health condition monitoring technologies.

Industry & partnerships

Passenger railway safety in Australia and Asia gets a boost following substantial grant

Leading railway research centre, Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology (IRT), has won a significant grant to improve railway safety and efficiency in Australia and Asia.

Industry & partnerships

Women’s safety on public transport in Melbourne: best and worst stations rated

The best and worst public transport stations for young women’s safety in central Melbourne has been revealed in a Monash University analysis of public spaces.

Design & architecture
railway

Monash University’s Railway Research Institute to install latest condition monitoring technologies onto Hong Kong’s MTR network

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology is strengthening its international collaboration with the Hong Kong MTR Corporation, to install the latest and most advanced condition monitoring technologies.

Engineering & technology
MI launch

Monash Infrastructure launches: solving global challenges

Australia’s capacity to deliver innovative solutions to critical global infrastructure problems such as water supply and maintenance of ageing rail will be boosted by the creation of Monash Infrastructure (MI) - a Monash University Institute

Engineering & technology
IRT MoU

Institute of Railway Technology key role in Indonesian rail project

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology (IRT) has signed an agreement with Mass Rapid Transport (MRT) Jakarta to play a key role in the delivery of Jakarta’s historic $1.6 billion...

IRT MoU

Institute of Railway Technology key role in Indonesian rail project

Monash University’s Institute of Railway Technology (IRT) has signed an agreement with Mass Rapid Transport (MRT) Jakarta to play a key role in the delivery of Jakarta’s historic $1.6 billion...