Travelers are voting Our Lady of Mercy College, University of Melbourne and Wesley College as the best of 22 universities in Melbourne. There are 2 universities in Geelong a city just 40 km from Melbourne and 1 university in Ballarat which is 62 km distant. The most popular of these are The Geelong College in Geelong and University of Ballarat in Ballarat. You can find 32 universities in Victoria and 98 universities in the country of Australia. Our members favorite in Victoria is University of Melbourne and University of New South Wales is the top pick in Australia. Want more? Check out our map of universities in Melbourne.