Science is the pursuit of truth and understanding of our world and beyond. Science never stops evolving and you’ll never stop learning.
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Think you might be the next Marie Curie or Albert Einstein? Maybe you’re a budding Brian Cox or Neil deGrasse Tyson? With a science degree, you’ll open up endless possibilities.
Our science degrees and courses will prepare you for a career solving real world issues, from global health and climate to the mysteries still held in our oceans and skies. Our state-of-the-art labs give you the best environment to put your passion for science to good use.
Whether you move into research, education, healthcare, tech or another industry, a science degree gives you a fundamental understanding of how our world works — which means you can help change it.
Browse TAFE, undergraduate and postgraduate science courses from our study disciplines to find detailed course information, application dates, science ATAR scores, fees, entry requirements and more.
Why study with us?
Top 200 globally for physics*
A leader in ground-breaking research through OzGrav#
Home to the supercomputer OzSTAR^
Science study guide
Hear from Grace about Science at Swinburne
Hear from our students about what it's like to study a Bachelor of Science with a major in Physics at Swinburne. Listen as Grace recounts her personal experience and shares what it is that makes Swinburne such a unique learning environment.
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Certificate IV in Science
Graduate Diploma of Environmental Health Practice
Bachelor of Science (Physics)
Bachelor of Science
with a major in Environmental Science
Master of Science (Biotechnology)
Swinburne debuts in physical sciences Times Higher Education rankings
Swinburne’s ongoing achievements in physics, chemistry and astronomy research have been recognised by the Times Higher Education subject rankings – placing Swinburne in the top 251 to 300 universities worldwide in 2017.
Studying science at Swinburne
*2021 Academic Ranking of World Universities
#Swinburne leads OzGrav, the $31.3 million ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery
^The $4 million supercomputer has a performance peak of 1.2 petaflops and is used by Swinburne-based OzGrav
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Work Integrated Learning
Swinburne guarantees real industry experience in all our bachelor degrees in the form of placements, internships or industry-linked projects.