At Swinburne, we provide access to world-class researchers and facilities that can help solve problems and create competitive advantages in your organisation. By collaborating with us you can enjoy a number of unique benefits, including access to world-class research talent and the flexibility that comes with working with a medium-sized, dual-sector university. 

Why partner with us?

Top 1% globally

QS World University Rankings 2024

Top 250 globally

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2024

Top 25 Under 50*

Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2024

*Best universities in the world under 50 years old

Our research

Our research is built on outstanding researchers, specialist centres and a focus on high-quality and ethically sound research for societal benefit and scientific discovery.

  • "We are glad to be involved with Swinburne's Smart Cities Research Institute. We hope to continue our partnership with the Institute and the great people who work there, as we found our experience as collaborators to be both professional and joyful." 

    Ricardo Zorondo , Appearition

Strategic initiatives

Our research ecosystem is also supported by a number of strategic initiatives designed to help partners find innovative solutions to real-world problems. 

Achievements and success stories 

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Whether you’re looking for a potential collaborator, PhD supervisor or expert to provide a media comment, our database will help you find who you need.  

Recent news

In recent years, we’ve formed a number of major partnerships instrumental in effecting widespread industry advancement.  

Specific research services

Swinburne Industry Research Advisory Board

Comprising leaders from government and business in Australia and throughout the region, the Swinburne Industry Research Advisory Board (SIRAB) contributes to the work of Swinburne and its partners by offering the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research its advice, expertise and experience.

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Read our intellectual property information

Our intellectual property (IP) policies helps us create impact through science, technology and innovation. 

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