Swinburne University of Technology is a dual-sector institution, defined and inspired by technology and innovation, and renowned for strong industry and community engagement.
With a vision of people and technology working together to build a better world, our people are driven by a shared purpose: to create tomorrow’s technology and the human capital and talent required for a digital, tech-rich future.
We are building Swinburne as the prototype of a new and different university – one that is truly of technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. Our researchers are collaborating with industry, communities and government to co-create the technology solutions our world needs.
Swinburne is ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide, as well as in the top 50 young universities under 50 years old in prestigious global rankings. We have an esteemed reputation for world-leading research in astronomy, physics, engineering, materials science, computer science and information technology, design and innovation, health sciences, neurosciences and mental health.
As part of our Horizon 2025 strategic plan, we are injecting significant research investment into three flagship areas: Space and Aerospace Technology; Innovative Planet: smart solutions for sustainability; and Medical Technology.
In Australia, Swinburne has three Melbourne campuses offering tertiary education for Higher Education and Vocational Education and Training. Our Sydney campus offers postgraduate courses in information technology as well as construction and infrastructure management. Internationally, Swinburne has a campus in Sarawak, Malaysia, and locations in Vietnam and China. Swinburne is also a leader in online learning through Swinburne Online and Open Universities Australia.