How to apply

You can submit an online application directly to Swinburne or through an authorised representative in your country.

Applying for a pathway, undergraduate, postgraduate or vocational education program

If you are applying for one of the following courses, you can submit your application online:

  • Foundation Year
  • UniLink diploma
  • vocational education (formerly TAFE)
  • bachelor degree
  • master degree (by coursework).

If you plan to complete an English language course in preparation for another course, you can indicate this in your online application.

Make sure you have the following documents for your application:

  • certified copies of previous academic results
  • certified English language proficiency test results
  • letters from schools or employers
  • portfolio for design courses, excluding Swinburne Foundation Year (Design).

If you are applying for credit, you must include course outline and translated (English) copies (if required) from your previous or current course. 

Applying for English language courses

English language courses are offered at a range of levels. When you submit your online application, make sure to attach certified copies of your IELTS or TOEFL test results. 

If you plan to complete an English language course in preparation for another course, you can indicate this in your online application.

Applying for research degrees

To apply for a higher degree by research, you must choose your research area of interest, find a supervisor and complete the application form. 

Applying for an online course