Collaboration and partnerships
Work with us to access new talent, world-class facilities, cutting-edge equipment and expert researchers.
At Swinburne, we pride ourselves on building strong partnerships with all types of organisations, including industry, government, community organisations, not-for-profits, start-ups and entrepreneurs. Through these partnerships we solve problems; share cutting-edge research; create innovative products, solutions and services and make positive change in the world.
When you work with Swinburne, you work with a university that prioritises innovation; strong ethical, professional and scholarly standards and strategic investment in infrastructure and research excellence.
Did you know?
We don’t just deal with large businesses — we deal with a wide range of organisations, big and small. In fact 90% of our partners are SMEs!
Why partner with Swinburne
Learn about our vision and all the key benefits to working with us.
Achievements and success stories
We don’t just talk the talk — we walk the walk. Read about some of our key partnerships, programs and recent success stories.
4 simple steps to setting up a partnership
Learn how to set up a partnership and who to contact to get the ball rolling.
Key partnership benefits
Flexibility that comes with working with a medium-sized, dual-sector university
Access to world-class researchers and facilities
Access to new talent with fresh insights, perspectives and skills
Did you know? We offer a number of specific services to help educate, solve problems and improve outcomes in organisations.
Placements and internships
Facilities and equipment
Need statistical or data analysis services?
Our team can help you with study design, data interpretation, reporting and data analytics. Partner with us and we can help solve any data issues you may have.
Learn more about how we work with our partners
Access Health and Community (AccessHC) partnership
Creating positive health outcomes in the community.
Providing rich and diverse opportunities for collaborative public programming, research and thought leadership.
Adobe partnership and Creative Campus Program
Australia’s first Adobe Creative Campus providing industry-standard software and digital literacy skills.
Bendigo Bank partnership
Working together to create positive economic and social impact.
Integrated health services, teaching collaborations and industry engagement activities.
Position Promo partnership
Facilitating education and employment of Indigenous Australians through social impact initiatives.
Richmond Football Club partnership
Committed to working on projects for wider social and economic impact.
- Film and television
Multicultural Film Festival calls for submissions highlighting diversity
The Multicultural Film Festival is returning in 2021 in collaboration with Swinburne to celebrate diverse stories of culture, with submissions now open.Friday 09 April 2021
Australian-first international partnership to drive green hydrogen supply chain development
The Clayton Hydrogen Cluster will leverage unique facilities to support hydrogen technology and expertise.Read more (Australian-first international partnership to drive green hydrogen supply chain development)Thursday 11 March 2021
Swinburne and Medibank extend first-of-its-kind partnership
Swinburne and Medibank have renewed their three-year partnership to continue providing an integrated health services offering to the Swinburne community.Tuesday 30 March 2021
Swinburne and Sutton Tools to launch joint Smart Manufacturing Centre
Swinburne and Sutton Tools are establishing a joint Smart Manufacturing Centre to work on projects in advanced manufacturing.Tuesday 27 April 2021
Enhancing student employabilityA new online tool will be available to help Swinburne University of Technology students to get jobs when they graduate.Tuesday 29 January 2019