Faculty-led study programs

Swinburne offers short-term overseas study programs led by an experienced faculty staff member. Our study programs run for 2 to 6 weeks, usually outside of semester, and give you the opportunity to learn about industries in other countries and make a difference to the communities you visit.

How to find a study program

Browse our range of study programs to learn about departure dates, costs and eligibility criteria. We've arranged the study programs by topic, to reflect their itinerary. Many study programs are available to students across all disciplines so search our range of options to find one that's suitable.

Browse our study programs by topic and register your interest.

Aviation

ProgramLocation
Aviation study tour Global

Business and management

ProgramLocation
Business Innovation in America study tour Los Angeles, San Francisco
Asia Pacific Rim business study tour Japan and China
Business Innovation in Europe Dublin (Ireland), London (UK), Paris (France), Munich (Germany) and Fribourg (Switzerland)
Event management in China China
Global Leadership, USA Boston (USA)
Indigenous Study Tour (Western Australia) Australia
Industry Consulting Project Bangkok (Thailand), Hanoi (Vietnam) or Colombo (Sri Lanka)
Innovation Challenge for Timor-Leste Timor-Leste
Social innovation project in Malaysia Sarawak (Malaysia)
Winter Term in Borneo Sarawak (Malaysia)

Education

ProgramLocation
Global Education Practicum Kuching, Malaysia
Teach in a Chinese kindergarten China

Engineering

ProgramLocation
Building Sustainable Engineering Systems Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Kuching
Engineering Experience Borneo (EWB) Sarawak (Malaysia)
Engineering study tour United Arab Emirates
Engineers Without Borders, India India
Tsinghua Summer School International Construction Beijing, China

Film and television

ProgramLocation
Berlin Film Festival Berlin (Germany) and Prague (Czech Republic)
Bollywood in Mumbai, India Mumbai (India)
Chiang Mai Media Challenge Thailand
Film and Culture: Italian Residential Conegliano, Treviso (Italy)

Information and communication technologies

ProgramLocation
Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT) China
ICT to Indonesia Indonesia
Innovation Challenge for Timor-Leste Timor-Leste
IT for Social Impact, India India

Law

ProgramLocation
Indonesia Law, Governance and Culture Indonesia
Myanmar Rule-of-Law Myanmar

Media and communications

TourLocation
Doing Visual Politics Nepal

Multi-disciplinary

 ProgramLocation 
Asia Pacific Rim business study tour Japan and China
Business Innovation in America study tour Los Angeles, San Francisco
Business Innovation in Europe Dublin (Ireland), London (UK), Paris (France), Munich (Germany) and Fribourg (Switzerland)
Chiang Mai Media Challenge Thailand
Design, strategy and innovation Hong Kong and China
Designing Social Innovation India
Doing Visual Politics Nepal
Event management in China China
Film and Culture: Italian Residential Conegliano, Treviso (Italy)
Future Leaders Program, China China
Global Leadership, USA Boston (USA)

European Union

Czech Republic, Germany, Belgium, France, Luxembourg and Switzerland 
Indigenous North American Study Tour Saskatchewan, Canada
Industry study tour - Malaysia Malaysia
Industry study tour - Philippines Philippines
Industry study tour - Samoa Samoa
Innovation Challenge for Timor-Leste Timor-Leste
Social innovation project in Malaysia Sarawak (Malaysia)
Sustainability Vietnam Vietnam
Understanding the European Union in Italy Italy
Winter Term in Borneo Sarawak (Malaysia)

Sciences

ProgramLocation
 Sustainability Vietnam  Vietnam

Trades

ProgramLocation
Building better lives in Cambodia or India Cambodia or India