University of Melbourne

Preparing You For Life

With an education from the University of Melbourne, you can work anywhere in the world. One alumni tells us why the University is well-respected throughout the world and how it has opened doors for her to pursue her dreams.

By Farhan Shah

“Reputation, prestige, and location,” Jenny Theresia says, rattling off the list of qualities that she looks out for in a university.

Her search for the perfect university ended when she came across the University of Melbourne. Consistently ranked as the top university in Australia, the University of Melbourne surpassed all of Jenny’s criteria.

“The University came in 36th place in the Times Higher Education 2010 rankings and is acknowledged worldwide for its Melbourne Model, a landmark way of learning. Location wise, I personally feel Melbourne is one of the few cities (in Australia) which offer the balance between the rather quiet suburban lifestyle and a lively metropolitan area,” the 28-year-old shares.

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