Thinking of embarking on study, upskilling, or rebooting? 

Don’t wait for another year to come to a close. Grab here and now by the horns and kick off your study plans this Midyear. 

2022 Midyear Study Expo

We’re back on campus and ready to host you this May. So, for the first time in two years, you can meet your teachers, explore your campus, and see what’s new at Swinburne – from our fresh tech to our industry partnerships – before applying to start.

Hawthorn comes to life

Swinburne students and staff are back on campus, and our main campus’s surrounds – the leafy streets of Hawthorn, just ten minutes east of the city by train – is a bustling precinct again. 

Explore Hawthorn
Students enjoying a game of basketball at the Hawthorn campus between clasess.

Did you know we have a winter term?

Between Semester 1 and Semester 2 is our Winter Term; a chance to undertake a specialised unit not offered throughout the rest of the year. Add another notch to your study belt, bolster your resume, and get a head start on your next semester – a winter term unit could even mean you finish your course early.

Browse our undergraduate Winter Term units

Why study with us?

Rated 5 stars for overall experience by our own students¹

Our undergrads are the highest paid in the state²

Access to cutting-edge tools and learning experiences

Gain industry experience while learning

Make study work for you

How to apply

Real industry experience, guaranteed

Real industry experience, guaranteed
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