Why Choose Ormond?

If you’re serious about making an impact with your life and career, we’re serious about helping you reach your goals.

The Ormond Graduate Program takes our 130-year tradition of inspiring and assisting students to become local and global leaders, and delivers it for University of Melbourne Graduate students.

Leading the Graduate College Experience

Ormond is committed to creating the best graduate study experience in the country. A thriving community of graduate students, living together and determined for excellence in their studies.

Graduate students have been part of Ormond since its earliest days, and the Melbourne Model now provides the opportunity for more graduates to be part of the College. There are over 60 graduate students in residence at Ormond, giving us a critical mass of graduates to create a genuine community with a distinctive identity.

People & Programs to help you Succeed

Ormond’s long established tutorial learning and professional engagement programs, many led by industry-leading alumni, provide our graduate students the advantage to excel in their studies and professional success. Whether in medicine, law or other degrees by both coursework and research, we tailor programs according to your individual learning needs.

The graduate Professional Skills program enhances essential skills for the working professional, beyond the scope of University course content, providing opportunities for leadership and distinction.

The Ideal Study Environment

Ormond offers an inspiring campus environment surrounded by some of Melbourne's finest heritage architecture. Graduate students live in a dedicated precinct on campus, including spacious 19th century sandstone houses, modern buildings designed by renowned architects Romberg & Boyd and Melbourne’s newest custom-built Graduate Centre.

Our superb facilities, including the Academic Centre with 24-hour library, the gymnasium and Cafe allow you to easily manage the academic, social and work aspects of graduate life.

A Community for Life

Through providing lifelong professional networks, rich friendships, personal and professional development and community service opportunities, the Ormond experience takes graduate education and makes it life changing.

Explore our graduate portal to learn more about our commitment to graduate learning, and how an Ormond education can help you make a disproportionate difference in your field.