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Find information on digital tools to analyse and visualise data and text.

About Qualtrics

Qualtrics Experience Management (often referred to as Qualtics XM or Qualtrics) is an online survey platform. The software is designed for market research, but also has applications in collecting survey data for academic research purposes. It is the tool recommended by RMIT's Human Research Ethics Committee for conducting privacy-sensitive surveys.

Use Qualtrics for:

  • Creating dozens of surveys on various topics using customisable templates.
  • Integrating pictures, videos and sounds into your surveys.
  • Producing PDF-friendly reports.
  • Collecting, storing and downloading data into Excel, CSV or SPSS with the full syntax retained.

Qualtrics beginner tutorial (9:59 mins) by Dare McNamara (YouTube)

How to access Qualtrics

Qualtrics is available to RMIT staff and students.

Visit the RMIT Qualtrics page for more information about using Qualtrics for research projects, including human research ethics, training options, and support email addresses.

Access Qualtrics directly through the link below (RMIT login required):

Qualtrics training resources

Qualtrics support