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Get the Swinburne Edge


Employers are always looking for professionals with the right skillset and academic base, and the right degree from a leading university can make all the difference when you are starting out in your professional career. Swinburne Sydney’s STEM courses are aligned with industry requirements. You can get the Swinburne edge as the best launching pad for your career because we provide:


Swinburne University of Technology has consistently performed well in international rankings including the Times Higher Education and QS world university rankings. As a world-class university, we are educational leaders in science, technology and innovation.

Personalised learning

With a maximum of 30 students, our classes provide a more personalised learning experience. We know our students by name and we are aware of individual learning needs.

Feedback on assessments

We recognise the learning difficulties faced by students in their first year of study. We provide informal feedback on draft assessments, which helps students to gain confidence and succeed.

Teaching staff

At Swinburne, we practice equal employment opportunities. Our staff are gender diverse and come from different cultural and ethical backgrounds – recognising our commitment to social inclusion.

Remote learning and support

Our classes are designed to offer digitally supported remote learning so students can continue to learn from the comfort of their homes. Our teachers and staff are always accessible to help our students get the best educational experience, no matter where they choose to study from.

Lecture videos

We provide a weekly summary of lecture videos, which are accessible to all students on our learning management system. The aim is to afford students with the flexibility to learn at their convenience and thus enhance their learning experience.

Jobs and careers

We have developed programs to assist students to gain confidence in preparing for global careers. We assist individual students in developing CVs, preparing for job interviews, building confidence in job search, and developing key skills and attributes expected by employers.

Industry connections

Swinburne has a long history of working closely with industry and employers. Our courses are developed in close collaboration with industry. We continue to ensure that our courses provide students with the opportunity to undertake internships.

With our industry-oriented STEM master courses, student-friendly scholarship offers and end-to-end student support, you can get your foot in the door and take charge of your career.

Talk to our student services team today to discuss your options or how to apply for our upcoming intake.