Justice and Criminology

RMIT University

Master On Campus
24 months
30720 AUD/year
23040 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Gain highly sought-after skills in the fields of crime science and crime management with this Justice and Criminology program at the RMIT University. 


Designed by leading academics and industry professionals, this program reflects the latest debates, issues and approaches to global, national and local justice activities and processes.

The Justice and Criminology program is offered by the RMIT University. 

With a strong vocational focus, this program provides you with the advanced skills and knowledge to effectively perform as justice professionals in areas including:

  • criminology
  • management
  • compliance
  • investigation
  • governance
  • human security

This Justice and Criminology program at RMit University is designed for students wishing to enter a career in the justice system, as well as for those already working in the industry who wish to update and extend their knowledge. Some courses are offered online, giving you the flexibility to design a study plan to meet your needs.

Graduates will enhance their career opportunities in the justice sector and related fields including policing, customs, corrections and the courts.


You'll be prepared for a career in:

  • policing and prosecution
  • courts management
  • customs and border protection
  • youth justice
  • justice policy
  • law enforcement and policing
  • mediation
  • prisons administration
  • private security firms
  • security management
  • social research

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Criminal Justice Systems
  • Foundations of Law
  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Policy Making
  • Justice Management
  • Applied Research in Criminological Settings

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS number: 079595D

  • You must have successfully completed an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification).
  • You may also be considered if you have significant relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30720 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30720 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    23040 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23040 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.



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Justice and Criminology
RMIT University