• “We have been working with Swinburne on a social resilience project and have found the team to be very insightful, skilled, proactive and flexible to deal with. It has been a great experience working with such talented people.”

    Shweta Babbar , Chief Transformation Officer, Glen Eira City Council

  • Swinburne science students hard at work in the university's laboratory facilities.

    Our vision

    With a vision to bring people and technology together to build a better world, Swinburne is committed to creating the prototype of a new and different university for the 21st century.

Key benefits

World-class researchers and facilities

Access world-class researchers and facilities across a range of speciality areas, including design, engineering, science, computing, business, health, astrophysics, psychology and more.  

New talent

Access new talent and engage with the leaders of tomorrow. By hosting one of our students, you’ll benefit from their fresh insights, perspectives and skills. Options include student placements, student internships and collaborations with our PhD students. 


As a small-medium-sized dual sector university, Swinburne offers a level of agility that many other tertiary institutions can’t. We approach each new partnership with an open mind, can customise our offerings and services to your needs and, as our current and past partners have told us, like to “get things done”.  Simple as that. 

Unique programs and initiatives

Access our strategic initiatives that deliver innovative, commercially viable solutions to real-world problems. This includes the Innovations PrecinctDesign Factory MelbourneFactory of the FutureData for Social Good Cloud Innovation CentreAdvanced Manufacturing Industry 4.0 HubDigital Research Innovation Capability Platform

Innovative solutions 

We’ll help you solve real-world problems affecting your organisation.  Over the last 100 years, Swinburne has excelled in innovation in learning, research and the way we approach our business. It’s in our blood.

Philanthropic impacts

Be the one making a difference and drive your corporate social responsibility agenda by contributing to valuable research projects.

All donations to Swinburne of $2 or more are tax deductible within Australia.

Networking opportunities

Meet like-minded individuals and form new business relationships across our growing research and business networks. At Swinburne, we’ve built a strong reputation for facilitating successful industry projects through our partnership initiatives.  

Research funding assistance

Our team has a great track record in accessing government grants and subsidies for research and development. Our membership across a number of centres of excellence has helped us create this competitive advantage.

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