As a University of Technology and Design, RMIT is focussed on working with partners to create innovative solutions to transform the future. Through a focus on application and transformation, research at RMIT is undertaken in specialised areas of strength and underpins our curriculum.
As part of RMIT’s Research and Innovation Plan 2011 – 2015, research supports initiatives including:
As a global, urban and connected university, research at RMIT aims to solve critical global problems affecting communities and the environment in its five research focus areas.
An international leader in design research, RMIT academics work collaboratively across design disciplines.
Researchers at RMIT are developing innovative solutions to complex technical challenges.
Our academics undertake research in traditional and complementary medicine.
RMIT’s whole-of-system approach tackles issues impacting our environment.
RMIT is developing solutions to the social and environmental challenges arising from our rapidly changing urban environment.
RMIT Research and Innovation Plan