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Swinburne University of Technology

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Established as a university in 1992, Swinburne University of Technology is a world-class, multidisciplinary institution leading the way in science, technology, business, design and innovation. The university’s strengths build on the founding principles of equal opportunity, student-focused learning and industry engagement.

Swinburne has an agile and forward-thinking understanding of global business and government which means it responds effectively to the changing needs of industry. The university provides students with access to high-quality teaching, exposure to high-impact global research, and active engagement with both industry and the community.

In the 2015 QS World University Rankings, Swinburne was recognised as one of the world’s top universities in several categories:

  • QS Top 100 Under 50 universities
  • QS Graduate Employability Rankings
  • QS World Rankings of Universities by Subject
  • QS World University Rankings by Faculty

Swinburne invests heavily in providing our students and researchers with state-of-the-art facilities and equipment. Significant recent developments include the $100 million Advanced Manufacturing and Design Centre (AMDC) and the $140 million Advanced Technologies Centre (ATC) at our Hawthorn campus. The ATC houses leading-edge research facilities including the Smart Structures Laboratory, the first of its kind in Australia.

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501-550
2016
441-450
2017
421-430
2018
  • 36.8
    Citations per Faculty
  • 97.3
    International Faculty
  • 83.7
    International Students
51-100
2015
32
2016
51-100
2017
  • 65.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 64.2
    Employer Reputation
81-90
2016
201+
2017
61-70
2017
51-60
2018
251-300
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 27.9-32.2
    Overall Score
  • 60.2
    Partnerships with Employers
81-90
2016
201+
2017
61-70
2017
51-60
2018
251-300
2018
Top 50 under 50 and Next 50 under 50
  • 1992
    Establishment Year
  • 421-430
    WUR Overall
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
821
International
360

Number of students

12,419
Postgraduate 19%
Undergraduate 81%

Number of international students

3,264
Postgraduate 52%
Undergraduate 48%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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