Why choose Monash?

Our rankings

We've built our reputation on career-focused degrees, the highest academic standards and research that makes a difference.

Find out more about our rankings and reputation.

Our global links

Our research brings real and positive change to people all over the world. Our partnerships with the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, and a research and teaching centre in Prato, Italy help us build a global research network.

We have strong partnerships with other universities around the world, including an alliance agreement with the University of Warwick, UK.

Our staff

Monash targets talented staff. We have more than 15,000 staff around the world, and all are handpicked to make sure that the people at the front of your class are the best in their class.

Study with us

We have agreements with over 115 universities worldwide, meaning exchange with us is easy because we've already done a lot of the legwork (like working out fee arrangements and pre-approving many units) for you.

Studying abroad with Monash is available to any university student – regardless of whether your home institution has an exchange agreement in place with us.

Download our guide to Study Abroad and Exchange at Monash.

Life at Monash

Home to Monash's four Australian campuses, Melbourne is consistently named one of the world's most liveable cities. Find out more about life in Melbourne.

Monash Malaysia was the University's first international campus. Located 18 kilometres from the bustling centre of Kuala Lumpur, the campus has more than 5000 students. Monash Malaysia has a vibrant, global atmosphere – about one quarter of the student body is international.

No matter which campus attracts you, choosing Monash makes sense.

Find out more about life at Monash.

Accommodation options to suit everyone

There are lots of options when it comes to choosing your new home at, or near, Monash. Get involved in the Monash community by staying on-campus. And if you'd prefer to find your own place, we're here to help.

Find the home to suit you.

Support when you need it

The Monash Abroad team are dedicated to ensuring your time with us is everything you want it to be. We have language exchange programs, advice about what to do before you arrive on campus, orientation and a whole host of other links and information you might find helpful.

At Monash, support is never far away.


Next steps

Now that you know more about Monash, click the button below to learn more about living in Melbourne.

Living in Melbourne