If you’re currently studying here at Swinburne, we offer incredible opportunities for you to see the world whilst continuing your academic journey. All you have to do is choose which option suits you!

Exchange programs

Experience an opportunity like no other when you study a semester abroad. Explore a new culture, live like a local and make new friends — all while continuing your academic progress towards your degree back home.

Worried about the language barrier? Most of our partner universities offer classes taught in English. You’ll be in classes with people from around the world that also don’t speak the local language.

Contact us on exchange@swinburne.edu.au or call +61 3 9214 5926 to get started.

Swinburne Abroad Study Expo. 

Study Tours

Looking to go overseas with like-minded students over the summer and winter semester break? Our study tours give you the opportunity to learn about industries in other countries and make a difference to the communities you visit. You’ll also have the opportunity to gain 12.5 (one full unit) of academic credit.

The duration of our study tours vary but are generally around two weeks. Search our study tours for further details such as cost, eligibility and dates.

Contact us via studytours@swinburne.edu.au or call +61 3 9214 5926 to get started.

Overseas internships 

Want to gain valuable industry experience that will help you stand out from other graduates? Our overseas internships are short-term, unpaid positions at one of our global partners in an area specific to your studies.

We’ll arrange your visa, accommodation and social activities, all you have to do is decide which bag to pack. 

The duration of our overseas internships vary but typically range from six to eight weeks. Search overseas internships for further details such as cost, eligibility and dates.

Contact us via overseasinternships@swin.edu.au or call +61 3 9214 5926 to get started.

If you’re enrolled at one of our partner universities, please talk to the international office at your home university about coming to Swinburne as an exchange student.

 If you’re thinking of coming to Swinburne on a study abroad program (i.e. fee-paying program), you will need to talk to your home university, but you may also obtain more information from one of our in-country representatives.

 Contact us on studyabroad@swinburne.edu.au or call +61 3 9214 3866.

As well as our student exchange opportunities for individuals, we can arrange a special study tour for a group of students from your institution.

 Speak to us about tailoring a study tour specifically for a cohort of your students. Study tours provide an opportunity for international students to experience Australian life and culture in a safe, friendly environment.

Contact the team by email intlgroupprograms@swinburne.edu.au or call +61 3 9214 3866 to get started. 


Interested in overseas study?

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    Overseas study tours

    Our short-term overseas study tours are led by experienced faculty staff members and are an exciting way to learn outside of the classroom and travel.

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    Studying a semester abroad

    An opportunity like no other, studying a semester abroad allows to explore a new culture, live like a local, make new friends and lifelong memories while continuing your academic progress.

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    Overseas internships

    Through our global partners, we offer our students incredible international working experiences with companies and roles that are directly relevant to your studies.