Facts and figures

As the Asian campus of Melbourne-based RMIT University and the first fully-foreign university in Vietnam, RMIT Vietnam brings a world-class education and globalised study environment to the heart of Asia.

12,000 current students

Our dynamic student body comes from a range of backgrounds

22,500 alumni

RMIT Vietnam enjoys a dynamic and engaged alumni community

Top 150 of world's universities

RMIT ranks in the top 150 in the QS World University Rankings

1,600 scholarships

The scholarships are valued at over 460 billion VND

Academic portfolio

Evening shot of RMIT Vietnam Saigon South Building 2

Our history

RMIT was founded in 1887, and RMIT Vietnam was established in 2000. 

  • 19x Golden Dragon Awards for FDI enterprises  
  • Certificate of Merit from Prime Minister of Vietnam 
  • Certificate of Merit from Vietnam Minister of Education and Training 
  • Certificate of Merit from People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City 
  • Top Trade Services Awards 
  • Top 100 Vietnam’s Best places to work 
  • Vietnam’s Golden Human Resources Award 
  • Duty of Care Award 
  • National Energy Efficiency Building Awards 

  • 140th in the world*
  • 11th highest ranked in Australia* 
  • 53rd globally in Sustainability** 
  • 15th globally in Art and Design and 1st in Australia***


* 2024 QS World University Rankings 

** 2023 QS Sustainability Rankings

*** 2022 QS World University Rankings by Subject 

Information correct as of November 2023 


RMIT Values

We are committed to living our values and to making a difference both locally and globally. Our values include Inclusion, Imagination, Integrity, Courage, Passion and Impact.