Whether you’re looking at certificates, diplomas, undergrad or postgrad. Business, design, IT, arts, or something else. There’s a course at Swinburne for you.

You can apply to Semester 1 intake for most courses all year round. To find out when your course begins accepting applications, check the course page or get in touch with us.

Ready to start sooner?

Midyear intakes are right around the corner, and there’s all kinds of reasons to start before the year is over.

See more about applying Midyear

Why study with us?

Ahead of the curve

State-of-the-art facilities, innovative research and teaching, and faculty of industry leaders

Work Integrated Learning

Placements, internships and industry-led projects so you graduate with real-world experience

Vibrant student life

Friendly community, meaningful student support services, and a diverse program of cultural events

Getting started

Ready to discover what study looks like with Swinburne? Start by browsing courses.

How to apply to Swinburne

Between finding the right course and actually applying to start, there are a few key things to keep in mind.

  • Step 1: Check your dates

    Find the application deadline for your intake and study level.

  • Step 2: Submit your application

    Need help? See our handy How to Apply guide, or book in for one-on-one application assistance.

  • Step 3: Got an offer?

    Congratulations! Accept and enrol so you can start building your timetable.

  • Step 4: Get class-ready

    Set up your student email and look out for info on orientation and student life.

Get in touch

Did you know you can get in touch with us any time – and at any stage in your application journey – and get free and easy assistance and advice, and ask us just about anything?

Whatever stage you’re at, and whatever you need, we’ve got your back. That’s what we’re here for.

  • Got one or two questions and don’t need a whole appointment? Email or call us
  • Want a little more time with a Swinburne course expert, and help with course selection, your application or something more involved? Book a one-on-one
  • Ready to come and take a look at a campus? Explore our facilities and try it on for size? Book a campus tour

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