Study in one of the world's most liveable cities

Join us for an unforgettable education experience and immerse yourself in the Australian way of life. Meet other students on your travels and study alongside career-focused professionals from all around the globe.

  • Why choose Swinburne?

    Why choose Swinburne?

    Our commitment to high-quality teaching over our 110-year history is what makes us educational leaders in science, technology, innovation, business and design. At Swinburne, we help you reach your academic goals in a fun, vibrant and accepting environment.

  • Why study in Australia?

    Why study in Australia?

    From world-class education, incredible landscapes, vibrant cities and friendly locals (including kangaroos and koalas) — there are so many reasons to study in Australia. Discover why Australia is so popular with international students all around the world.

  • Living in Melbourne, Australia

    Living in Melbourne, Australia

    With its reputation for sport, art, culture, shopping and, of course, coffee, Melbourne is a city to be enjoyed. If you’re new to Melbourne, find out how you can get the most out of your time living in your new city.

I want to study in Australia, what's next?

Start planning the next steps of your study experience in Australia. Choose from a variety of study areas and courses, connect with international agents in your home country and source application help and visa advice to ensure you have all your paperwork in order.

  • Find a course

    Find a course

    Search our degrees, diplomas and master programs, and find information about pathways to a degree. Explore a range of flexible study options to suit your needs and career goals. 

  • Tips for international students applying to Swinburne

    Tips for international students applying to Swinburne

    Combine the adventure of travel and the experience of studying in Australia by becoming an international student at Swinburne University of Technology. Here’s what you need to know to apply. 

  • Student visas

    Student visas

    Here’s everything you need to know about the type of student visa you’ll need, and how to apply for it.

  • How to accept your offer

    How to accept your offer

    Accepting your offer at Swinburne is easy. Follow our simple steps and start your adventure today.

  • Applying for student visas in Australia

    Applying for student visas in Australia

    Find out about applying for your student visa. You must have accepted your offer to study with us and paid your deposit before you submit an Australian student visa application.

  • Renewing your student visa

    Renewing your student visa

    If your current student visa is due to expire and you plan to extend your current course, you will need to renew your student visa before it expires.

  • International agents

    International agents

    We have education agents all over the world. Make an appointment in your home country and find answers to all your questions. 

     

  • Transferring to Swinburne from other universities

    Transferring to Swinburne from other universities

    Receive credit for units completed in other courses at other institutions. Check out our credit calculator to see how much credit you may be awarded.

  • Recognition of prior learning in the workplace

    Recognition of prior learning in the workplace

    Find out how to gain recognition for prior learning, convert work experience to a degree, or apply for credit transfer to enrol with advanced standing.
  • Plan your arrival in Melbourne

    Plan your arrival in Melbourne

    After you have accepted your offer to study with us, you can start getting excited for your arrival in Melbourne. Find out what you must do before you leave your country.

  • Work integrated learning

    Work integrated learning

    Get started with one of Swinburne's coveted workplace training programs to gain invaluable on-the-job experience in your chosen industry or sector.
  • Scholarships

    Scholarships

    Find out if you’re eligible for one of the many scholarships we have on offer.

Completing Year 12 as an international student in Australia?

If you're already studying Year 12 in Australia as an international student, you will need to apply through the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) to study at Swinburne.

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Preparing for study in Australia

If you're interested in studying at Swinburne as an international student, there are some important details to consider prior to your application and arrival in Melbourne.

Course tuition fees

Find out everything you need to know about tuition fees, deposit requirements and other costs that may apply to your chosen area of study.

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Student visa attendance requirements

It is essential that you are aware of the attendance conditions attached to your student visa. If you do not meet the attendance requirements for your chosen course, your visa status may be impacted.

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English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS)

Swinburne offers English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS)  to help you improve your English language skills in preparation to study and to progress your career. There are also minimum English language entry requirements that apply to Swinburne courses.

Improve your English language skills

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