Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus

The University’s on-campus hostel is located along Jalan Simpang Tiga and can accommodate 478 students. Full-time international and outstation students are given priority to reside at the hostel. First-year Foundation/Degree students are encouraged to reside at the hostel. The on-campus hostel offers a conducive environment with 24-hour security and general supervision.


Room Options Type of Room Weekly Rental Deposit
Option A Twin sharing with fan RM 95.00 RM 380.00
Option B Single room with fan RM 155.00 RM 620.00
Option C Twin sharing with air-conditioning RM 152.50 RM 610.00
Option D Single room with air-conditioning RM 232.50 RM 930.00

Payment of hostel fee is to be paid per semester. Tenureship of the hostel room will be based on the students’ program duration. A booking fee of RM500.00 is required and must be included when the Accommodations Booking Form is submitted to the University. This shall be considered as partial hostel rental.


  • The on-campus hostel provides a comfortable, safe and convenient accommodation for students. The hostel is only minutes away from a post office, banks, food courts and shopping areas.

    a) The rooms are furnished with the following:

    • Bed with mattress
    • Study table with shelf and chair
    • Wardrobe
    • Fan
    • Roman Blinds / Curtain
    • Mirror
    • Lighting
    • LAN Internet Port
    • Air conditioning unit (optional)


    b) The hostel blocks are furnished with the following:

    • Hostel equipped with CCTV surveillance and door access system
    • Bathrooms with hot shower and toilets on each floor.
    • Common lounge with LCD TV, Njoi and sofa set
    • Kitchen / dining area equipped with refrigerator, gas stove, microwave oven and dining table.
    • 24 hour security guards on duty
    • Hot and cold water dispenser
    • Wash & Dry area at all floor.
    • Free wireless internet access
    • Reading/visitors area
    • Hostel Leisure Area


  • Applications for a place at the on-campus hostel are invited from current or prospective Swinburne students. Applications from prospective students will be considered once the student has been granted admission into a study program at Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus.

Accommodation Booking Form



  • Offers for Swinburne On-Campus Hostel will be made upon receipt of Booking Fee. The offer is based on a first-come-first-served basis.


  • Hostel wardens appointed by the University are responsible for the general well-being of the hostels and residents. They are also responsible for disciplinary matters at the hostels.

On-Campus Accommodation Guide