Established in 1992, Swinburne University is known as an industry connected institution that develops career-ready graduates. Our flexible, inclusive, relevant and highly engaged learning experiences help prepare students for a successful career. Students can select to study at our Hawthorn campus, international locations or via Swinburne Online. Throughout our short history, Swinburne has been recognised for providing opportunities for students to access high-quality teaching that focus on innovation, entrepreneurship and social impact.
Swinburne received a 5-star rating by the Good Universities Guide 2020, Australia’s only comprehensive degree and university ranking guide. Swinburne University was rated equal first among Victorian universities for providing the best ‘entire educational experience’ for undergraduate students in 2020 in the QILT survey.
Our approach to entrepreneurship includes Australia’s first dedicated entrepreneurship school – the Australian Graduate School of Entrepreneurship. These programs are designed and delivered with industry to ensure students are solving real-world problems. Students engage with practical theory with experiential learning, merge traditional skills with innovative thinking, and take a design-led approach to solving business problems and challenges.