Swinburne Uni Day 2017

Kuching, your gateway to Melbourne

Kuching or Melbourne, it’s all good. With Swinburne, you have the flexibility of experiencing life in Kuching, Melbourne or both. You may start your degree in Kuching and transfer to Melbourne or complete your entire degree in Kuching.

Obtaining a Swinburne degree in Kuching means you will earn the same degree that is awarded at our home campus in Melbourne. The Kuching campus offers degrees in the fields of Business, Engineering, Computing, Design, Science and English from foundation to postgraduate level.

And now with a convenient, interest-free monthly payment plan, a Swinburne degree is easier to afford. Students pursuing all levels of study are able to pay their tuition fees over ten interest-free instalments annually. This is in addition to the range of scholarships and financial aids offered by the university and other organisations.

Our graduates are hired by global brands across industry

Our graduates are spread throughout the continents and work for the most prestigious companies at the forefront of international business and innovation.

A degree from Swinburne puts you in an enviable position that is recognised and desired by employers globally. Here’s the list of countries where you can find our Swinburne graduates.

  • Tesla
  • Microsoft
  • Amazon
  • Deloitte
  • Salesforce
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Pfizer
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Paypal
  • Facebook

  • Qatar Airways
  • Accenture
  • BHP
  • Fujita Corporation
  • Etihad Airways
  • First Aby Dhabi Bank (FAB)
  • Emirates
  • Ernst & Young
  • Cisco
  • Zenith Bank International

  • Diageo
  • PwC UK
  • Univeristy of Cambridge
  • British Airways
  • Deloitte UK
  • Google
  • American Express
  • HSBC
  • Adidas
  • IBM

  • Ernst & Young
  • Shell
  • Intel
  • Nokia
  • Apple
  • Accenture
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Dell
  • Telstra

  • Natinal Bank of Australia
  • Telstra
  • ANZ
  • Qantas
  • Deloitte
  • Commonwealth Bank
  • AGL Energy
  • Woolworths Group
  • Virgin Australia
  • KPMG

Scholarships, bursaries and 0% interest payment plan

If you’ve excelled in your previous study, you could be awarded one of the many Swinburne scholarships. Students may also apply for bursaries or study loans offered by the university, state and government-linked agencies or private and charitable bodies.

Some of the scholarships and bursaries offered for 2019 include:

  • Pro Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship (Foundation Studies)
  • Pro Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship (Undergraduate Studies)
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Award (Foundation Studies)
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Award (Undergraduate Studies)
  • Diploma Pathway Bursary
  • Diploma Entrance Bursary
  • Diploma Pathway Scholarship
  • Academic Progression Scholarship
  • Emerging Technology Award
  • Dean’s Outstanding Youth Award
  • Siblings Rebate
  • Postgraduate by Coursework Award
  • Postgraduate by Coursework Award (Corporate)
  • Alumni Postgraduate Bursary
  • Bumiputera Financial Scheme


Interest-free payment plan

You also may apply to pay your tuition fees over ten interest-free installments annually. This plan is available to all students pursuing their foundation, diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

For more information, please contact the Marketing and Student recruitment Division at study@swinburne.edu.my

A day in a life of a Swinburne student

At Swinburne Sarawak, not only will you grow academically, you’ll also develop as an individual. Make new friends, experience the culture and cuisines of the people or even participate in the lifestyle of the locals. There is something for everyone. At Swinburne Sarawak, we look forward to welcoming you.

City campus with modern facilities

Swinburne's Sarawak campus.
Our campus is custom-designed to accommodate teaching, learning, research and recreation.
Swinburne's Sarawak campus.
Our campus is custom-designed to accommodate teaching, learning, research and recreation.
Swinburne's Sarawak campus.
Our campus is custom-designed to accommodate teaching, learning, research and recreation.
Swinburne's Sarawak campus.
Our campus is custom-designed to accommodate teaching, learning, research and recreation.
Swinburne's only
international branch campus.
The Sarawak campus is Swinburne's only international branch campus.
Our culturally diverse mix of students.
Our culturally diverse mix of students represent more than 45 countries.
Laboratories for science and research
Laboratories for science and research are equipped with more than RM10 million worth of cutting-edge equipment.
Swinburne Sarawak Library
The library provides resources and facilities for your related readings, research and assignments.
Lecture Theatre
The 350-seat lecture theatre is equipped with the latest audio-visual equipment.
Cultural diversity on campus
The cultural diversity on campus gives it an international atmosphere.
Hostel adn accomodation
The fully-furnished on-campus hostel can accommodate more than 400 students.
Student clubs and societies
Student clubs and societies cover every social, sporting and cultural interest.
Sport and recreation facilities
Students can utilise the sport and recreation facilities on campus such as the basketball court.
The campus is fully equipped to help you stay fit.
The campus is fully equipped to help you stay fit.
Chillin' Crib
Recreation areas such as the Chillin' Crib is the perfect place for students to unwind.
There is a wide selection of food and beverages on campus.

The Malaysian campus is equipped with modern facilities that include 24-hour computer and science laboratories, engineering and research workshops, library, collaborative learning areas, state-of-the-art research centres, lecture theatre, auditorium, multi-purpose hall, 24-hour student lounge and study spaces, sports and recreational facilities, housing and residential services, cafeteria, online digital resources as well as campus-wide WiFi connectivity.

Discover Kuching

City of Kuching

A unique and quaint city, Kuching is one of Southeast Asia’s most liveable cities. It is home to over 700,000 people comprising more than 40 ethnic sub-groups, each with its own distinctive culture, language, music, food and traditions.

Kuching is known as a safe, laidback, affordable and modern city that offers an unbeatable lifestyle for students. Its affordable cost of living makes it a great choice for any student wanting to enjoy a quality Australian education experience on a budget.

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Top reasons to choose Swinburne Sarawak

One university, two countries
Swinburne Sarawak is the only international branch campus of Swinburne University of Technology, an Australian university based in Melbourne, Australia. Students are awarded the same Australian testamur upon graduation. This allows for wide recognition all around the world and opens up more job opportunity.

Global rankings
Swinburne is ranked in the Top 50 of the QS World University Rankings for the world’s top universities under the age of 50, ranking at 45 in the 2019 rankings. Overall, Swinburne improved its position in 2017 and climbed 34 places to 387th to be ranked in the top 400 universities globally according to the QS World University Rankings 2018.

Professionally accredited and industry-linked courses
The courses are recognised by professional bodies such as Engineers Australia, Australian Computer Society, CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). The university is also a CISCO Academy Partner.

Cultural acceptance and appreciation
The university is home to approximately 3,500 students originating from more than 45 countries. This diverse community encourages students to appreciate cultural differences and gain different life perspectives.