Swinburne study tours

Travel overseas, experience other cultures and get credit towards your course by signing up for a Swinburne study tour.

These short-term overseas programs are designed by Swinburne and led by our experienced faculty. Our tours 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 tour

Click on the links below to discover departure dates, costs and eligibility criteria. We've arranged the tours by topic, to reflect their itinerary, not course. Many tours are available to students across all disciplines so make sure you check out any that look appealing.

Browse our study tours by topic and register your interest.

Aviation

TourLocation
Aviation study tour Global

Business and management

TourLocation
America study tour Los Angeles, San Francisco
Asia Pacific Rim business study tour Malaysia, South Korea and China
Business Innovation in Europe Dublin (Ireland), London (UK), Paris (France), Munich (Germany) and Fribourg (Switzerland)
Event management in China China
Financial Management and Entrepreneurship Fribourg (Switzerland)
Fintech and the Future of Finance Fribourg (Switzerland)
Future Leaders Program, China China
Global leadership, USA Boston (USA)
Indigenous Study Tour (Western Australia) Australia
Industry Consulting Project Bangkok (Thailand), Hanoi (Vietnam)
Social innovation project in Malaysia Sarawak (Malaysia)
Winter Term in Borneo Sarawak (Malaysia)

Design

TourLocation
Branding cities in Hong Kong and Melbourne Hong Kong and Melbourne (Australia)
Design, strategy and innovation: contemporary perspectives from Hong Kong to China Hong Kong and China
Europe by design Germany and Italy
Design-centred Vietnam Vietnam
Shanghai and Helsinki design factory Shanghai (China) and Helsinki (Finland)

Education

TourLocation
Teach in a Chinese kindergarten China

Engineering

TourLocation
Engineering Experience Borneo Sarawak (Malaysia)
Engineering study tour United Arab Emirates
Engineers Without Borders, India India

Film and television

TourLocation
Berlin Film Festival Berlin (Germany) and Prague (Czech Republic)
Bollywood in Mumbai, India Mumbai (India)
Film and Culture: Italian Residential Conegliano, Treviso (Italy)

Information and communication technologies

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

Law

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

Multi-disciplinary

  
America study tour Los Angeles, San Francisco
Business Innovation in Europe Dublin (Ireland), London (UK), Paris (France), Munich (Germany) and Fribourg (Switzerland)
Design, strategy and innovation Hong Kong and China
Asia Pacific Rim business study tour Malaysia, South Korea and China
Event management in China China
Film and Culture: Italian Residential Conegliano, Treviso (Italy)
Financial Management and Entrepreneurship Fribourg (Switzerland)
Fintech and the Future of Finance Fribourg (Switzerland)
Future Leaders Program, China China
Global leadership, USA Boston (USA)

European Union

Czech Republic, Germany, Belgium, France, Luxembourg and Switzerland 
Industry Study Tour - Malaysia Malaysia
Industry Study Tour - Philippines Philippines
Industry Study Tour - Samoa Samoa
Shanghai and Helsinki Design Factory Shanghai (China) and Helsinki (Finland)
Social innovation project in Malaysia Sarawak (Malaysia)
Sustainability Vietnam Vietnam
Winter Term in Borneo Sarawak (Malaysia)

Sciences

TourLocation
 Sustainability Vietnam  Vietnam

Trades

TourLocation
Building better lives in Cambodia or India Cambodia or India