Discover the latest education news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Swinburne sweeps In2science awards
Wed 14 Dec 2016
After two placement visits Selda Ekri gained the respect of the Year 9 science students at Hume Central Secondary College.
TOM Makeathon goes down to the wire
Wed 07 Dec 2016
Students, engineers, developers and health professionals develop assistive technology prototypes for the disabled in 72 hours.
Procurement rule changes good for Australian steel industry
Mon 05 Dec 2016
Professor Geoff Brooks says new government procurement rules favour local Australian steel producers over their Chinese rivals.
Two Swinburne students win New Colombo Plan scholarships
Tue 29 Nov 2016
For the first time, two Swinburne students have won New Colombo Plan scholarships in the same year.
72-hour disability Makeathon aims to improve lives
Mon 21 Nov 2016
Engineers, designers and developers team up to create life-changing prototypes inspired by real-life challenges
New partnership to advance smart manufacturing
Thu 10 Nov 2016
Swinburne and the Australian Manufacturing Growth Centre will work to boost the adoption of Industry 4.0 processes.
Swinburne to host TOM: Makeathon
Wed 02 Nov 2016
As part of an international event, teams will compete to design assistive technology at Swinburne this November.
Swinburne awarded $5.6 M in research funding
Tue 01 Nov 2016
Swinburne has received a funding boost from the Australian Research Council and the National Health and Medical Research Council.
Centrifuge facility to support geotechnical engineering at Sarawak
Fri 21 Oct 2016
A new centrifuge facility to be built at Swinburne’s Sarawak campus in Malaysia will enable high-end research in geotechnical engineering.
Collapse of Australian car manufacturing industry
Australian innovation will be hurt in other sectors by departure of the car manufacturing industry.