Discover the latest education news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Swinburne again named one of the top 400 universities in the world
Mon 17 Aug 2015
For the fourth consecutive year, Swinburne has been named as one of the world’s top 400 universities by the Academic Ranking of World Universities.
KIOSC ‘Careers of the Future’ launched at Swinburne’s Wantirna campus
Thu 13 Aug 2015
The Hon James Merlino, Deputy Premier and Minister for Education launched KIOSC's Careers of the Future Program.
Bringing robots into the 21st Century school curriculum
Swinburne is conducting research into how robots can be introduced primary and secondary school classrooms.
The Swinburne advantage
Mon 27 Jul 2015
From 2016, Swinburne will offer Work Integrated Learning opportunities to all new undergraduate students – no matter what field of study they choose.
$1.3 million in funding for new trades courses at Swinburne
Tue 14 Jul 2015
Swinburne has received funding from the Victorian government to run two new courses that focus on sustainability and new energy technology.
A guide to kids educational apps
Wed 17 Jun 2015
Since the introduction of the iPad only five years ago, 80,000 kids apps have flooded the market and many of them are labelled 'educational'.
New online media course to support Indigenous Australians
Tue 16 Jun 2015
Swinburne has developed a Certificate II in Media, specifically designed to be delivered in remote Indigenous communities.
Swinburne celebrates Queen’s Birthday honours 2015
Tue 09 Jun 2015
Seven members of the Swinburne community were recognised in this year’s Queen’s Birthday honours list.
An education for the 21st century means teaching coding in schools
Thu 21 May 2015
Computer programming is a necessary way of introducing students to the concepts of harnessing data, information & knowledge writes Professor Leon Sterling.
Attention governments and the taxman: everyone deserves a second chance at education
Tue 05 May 2015
Swinburne Professional Writing lecturer Dr Jacqueline Ross discusses higher education fee deregulation and the implications it could have.