Monash at a glance
Monash University was established in Melbourne, Australia in 1958.
We are a youthful organisation, enthusiastic, optimistic and accessible. We believe quality education and research can change the world for the better.
We offer a large number of courses across numerous disciplines.
At Monash you can choose from many study options including double degrees, part-time study, off-campus learning and alternative pathways.
Our researchers make highly significant contributions that bring real and positive change to the lives of people all over the world.
Total student enrolments: 85,924
(Based on 2020 full-year data)
|Higher degree research||5,185|
|Enrolments by location||2020|
|Clayton (including online)||49,659|
|Other (locations in teach out)*||1,335|
*Locations in teach out include Gippsland non-Medicine courses (no commencing load after 2016) and South Africa (no commencing load after 2019). Gippsland (Medicine only) is included at Clayton.
|Enrolments by faculty*||2020|
|Art, Design and Architecture||2,879|
|Business and Economics||21,611|
|Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences||16,680|
|Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences||2,538|
*The managing faculty is the faculty responsible for managing individual courses. A student enrols through one particular faculty, but multiple teaching faculties may share the load.
Total number of staff (and full-time equivalent): 17,562 (9,950 FTE) #
#including Malaysia, 854 (811 FTE) and Department of Education, Skills and Employment (DESE) non-reportable staff employed in independent operations, 42 (17 FTE). Based on 2020 full year data.
|Academic||8,319 (4,162 FTE)|
|General||8,389 (4,977 FTE)|
*Breakdowns exclude staff in Malaysia.
Monash has an alumni community of 430,000 people, living across 170 countries. Find out more about the Monash Alumni community.