RMIT University

Diploma of Visual Merchandising - SIR50217

About Program

RMIT's Diploma of Visual Merchandising is recognised by industry as a design leader with a reputation for preparing individuals for work in a range of sectors. As a visual merchandiser or display designer in retail, events, exhibition or styling, you will maintain an organisation's image, service and merchandise to its customers and use your design talents to create stimulating and engaging spatial displays that promote products and services. In your role you will: create displays, stands and panels for exhibitions, conferences and other events create window and in-store displays for retail shops and department stores source elements such as lighting, props and accessories work to a project brief and present concept designs to clients.

The major emphasis of this qualification is the design and production of commercial displays and the development of a folio of work that prepares you for a highly successful career as a creative individual. You will design, develop and create displays using advanced construction and presentation techniques that use colour, lighting, space, photography, digital technologies, sensory inputs and interactive installations. You'll learn in commercial retail, exhibition and event environments in world-class facilities. For example, in purpose-built studios, major street frontage windows and new media and digital display technologies. This diploma has a hands-on, design-based curriculum that is monitored and delivered by experienced and practising professionals. Practical workshops and outstanding industry connections help make this course the largest, most exciting and effective visual merchandising qualification of its kind in Australia.

Career This diploma prepares you for creative roles in the retail, styling, events and exhibition industries. Upon graduation, you may find work in visual merchandising, retail design and display, photo styling, store design, exhibition, events and design consultancy. You will have the opportunity to work with: national and international brands and retail stores event and exhibition companies photo styling and display production companies promotional support studios Depending on experience, you may also advance to middle management/management positions.

Syarat Pendaftaran

  • English Language Proficiency
    • TOEFL : 50 (with minimum of 5 in Reading, 5 in Listening, 14 in Speaking and 15 in Writing)
    • IELTS : 5.5 (with no individual band below 5.0)
    • PTE Academic : 42 (with no communication band less than 36)


Common documents
Academic Transcript
High School Certificate
Required for final assessment of the Institution
English Proficiency Certificate

Jenjang Pendidikan

1 year Diploma (D1)


Design and Architecture

Masa Studi

Full Time (1 year)

Biaya Pendidikan

AUD 25,250/tahun

Intake Batas pendaftaran
Jul -
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RMIT is a global university of technology, design, and enterprise. RMIT’s local and international campuses feature some of the most technologically advanced facilities in the world, from the MicroNano Research Facility to RMIT Trading Facility (RTF).

RMIT is one of the largest higher education institutions in Australia. Established in 1887, RMIT was awarded royal patronage by Queen Elizabeth II for its educational service to the Commonwealth and contribution to the war effort. RMIT remains the only higher education institution in Australia with the right to use the prefix “Royal” and the Monarchy’s coat of arms.

The university has three campuses and two sites based in Australia, two campuses based in Vietnam, an industry and research collaboration centre based out of Spain, and over 200 partnerships with institutions from 42 countries.

The university is nationally among the top five for its international exchange and welcomes international students from across the globe.

RMIT specialises in industry-based and practical learning. It has industry partnerships with leading organisations like BMW, Deloitte, Adidas and L'Oréal to prepare students to be work-ready on graduation. Most work-integrated learning study options at RMIT include internships, work experience, and placement opportunities.


  1. RMIT is one of the world’s top 200 universities (QS University Rankings 2022) and is known for its global excellence in higher education and applied research.
  2. RMIT’s main campus is based in the heart of Melbourne city, which is Australia’s number 1 city for international students (QS Best Student Cities 2023).
  3. RMIT is ranked 1st for graduate employment rate in Australia and ranked 3rd globally in reducing inequality.
  4. RMIT is ranked among the world’s top 1 percent of universities by the QS University Rankings 2022 and is the largest dual-sector university in Australia.
  5. RMIT subjects also ranked among the world’s best. (Such as Art and Design; 15th globally and 1st in Australia according to QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022,  Architecture/Built Environment; 31st globally and 3rd in Australia according to QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022, Communication & Media Studies 40th globally and 4th in Australia according to QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022, and many more).
Biaya studi per tahun mulai dari

AUD 10,080





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