Swinburne is a globally-engaged institution leading the way in science, technology, business, design and innovation. We attract world-class minds and participate in world-changing projects and partnerships. It is a large and culturally diverse organisation. A desire to innovate and bring about positive change motivates our students and staff. The result is in an institution that grows and evolves each year.
Swinburne has an international reputation for quality research that connects science and technology with business and the community. Our commitment to high-quality teaching and research is reflected in our rankings in a number of prestigious world academic ranking lists.
In 2015 Swinburne was ranked for the first time in the QS rankings for the world’s top universities under the age of 50. The QS Top 100 Under 50, 2015 is a ranking of the world’s top universities under 50 years old, based on the latest QS World University Rankings. This ranking reinforces Swinburne as a university with a depth of expertise in teaching and research, both in Australia and internationally. Swinburne was also ranked one of the world’s top 400 universities by the prestigious 2015 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). Swinburne also achieved a top 100 ranking in the ARWU in the field of physics. Swinburne was named one of the world’s top 400 universities by the Times Higher Education University World Rankings 2014–2015. In 2015, Swinburne was ranked for the first time in the Times Higher Education Top 100 Under 50 Rankings, an index of the world’s top universities under the age of 50. Swinburne has also been recognised as having one of the best design schools in the world by the 2015 QS World Rankings of Universities by Subject. The university was one of only four institutions in Melbourne to be listed in the top 100 for the Art and Design subject area.
Students come first at Swinburne. Our courses are designed with your future in mind. Swinburne offers high-quality teaching, opportunities to engage with industry, state of the art facilities and flexible study options.
- Arts and Social Sciences
- Business and Management
- English Language and Study Skills
- Environment and Sustainability
- Film and Television
- Games and Animation
- Information and Communication Technologies
- Media and Communications