Why Swinburne?

Swinburne University of Technology is a progressive and inclusive university, focused on world-class research, high-quality teaching and active engagement with industry and the community.

We pride ourselves on a course structure and teaching style that best blends practice and theory to prepare our students for interesting and fulfilling careers in a dynamic global workplace.

A welcoming community

At Swinburne you’ll find friendly staff and a welcoming student body, with long experience helping international students to feel at home and supported personally and academically.

An enviable lifestyle

Glorious parks and gardens, elegant streetscapes and friendly ethnic communities make Melbourne one of Australia's most popular destinations for migrants and tourists. Not to mention being frequently ranked as one of the most liveable cities in the world.

Live like a local

Study abroad and exchange students will be based at our main campus in Hawthorn. Just ten minutes on the train from Melbourne's city centre, Hawthorn is one of the city's most beautiful suburbs. Shops, restaurants, public transport, a cinema, gym and public swimming pool are just across the road.