With three spectacular campuses in Melbourne, Australia, and a campus in Sarawak, Malaysia, Swinburne University of Technology is an internationally-recognised institution that takes great pride in providing the best possible platform for students to transition smoothly into a career.
Highly ranked for civil engineering, astronomy and sciences, Swinburne is famed for outstanding teaching and practical, hands-on learning. This is evidenced by the fact that The Good Universities Guide rated Swinburne’s overall teaching quality 83.3%.
Small, manageable class sizes provide students with a great opportunity to get individualised attention from their industry-leading tutors throughout their time at Swinburne. This is evidenced by a five-star student-teacher rating in the 2018 Good Universities Guide.
For more than 50 years, the institution has partnered with organisations in Australia and other countries all around the world, providing its students with ample opportunities for networking and work experience – meaning that they graduate feeling career-ready. With plenty of industry connections and relevant experience, Swinburne graduates will have stand-out CVs and be a step ahead of their competitors in the job market.
The Careers and Employability team are recognised for their hard work at Swinburne. Students are treated to guest speakers, career counselling and lots of guidance on how to create the perfect CV and cover letter when applying for jobs. There are also International Student Advisers on hand to help with anything from personal issues to worries about coursework.
The University features state-of-the-art facilities that allow students to get to grips with the latest equipment before heading out into their respective industries. AUD 100 million has been spent on a new Advanced Manufacturing and Design Centre, and the Advanced Technologies Centre includes Australia’s only ‘Smart Structures Laboratory’.