Top five reasons to choose Swinburne University of Technology

Find out why Swinburne Sarawak is an internationally recognised university and a great place to study.

Move closer to your career goals with a globally recognised Australian degree from Swinburne’s Sarawak campus.

We ensure that you graduate with sought-after skills and experiences that can help you enter and get ahead in the workforce. This is demonstrated through the consistently high graduate employment rate of over 94% based on our annual graduate tracer study.

We offer degrees across a range of study areas. We’ll help you choose the right course and help you get there.

Develop the skills that are in demand with employers and access opportunities for valuable work experience and overseas study.

1. Australian degree, Malaysian cost

Studying at Swinburne’s Sarawak campus is affordable as the fees are only a fraction of the cost of studying in Australia. The cost of living in Kuching is lower compared to major cities across Malaysia in addition to having a large variety of food, entertainment, sports and lifestyle options in a safe environment.

2. Globally ranked and industry-engaged learning

Swinburne continues to rise in internationally recognised rankings such as QS, Times Higher Education and ARWU rankings. For more information about our rankings, please click here. Our courses focus on Industry Engaged Learning which enable you to engage directly with employers in the industry of your choice, and develop the confidence, knowledge and skills to prepare you for your career.

3. Professional recognition

Courses taught at Swinburne’s Sarawak campus are recognised by professional bodies in Australia and Malaysia relevant to its respective fields of studies such as the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), CPA Australia (CPAA), Engineers Australia (EA) and Australian Computer Society (ACS).

4. International study options

Our undergraduates have the opportunity to spend a semester at our Melbourne campus through a Student Exchange Program. Students can also choose to apply for a transfer to our Melbourne campus after a minimum of one year of study, subject to meeting the appropriate criteria.

5. Students from over 40 countries

With more than 4,000 students from over 40 countries, the campus is vibrant, diverse and colourful. The multicultural diversity on campus is in itself a rich learning experience and helps create a broader outlook among students and staff.

To view all the courses from pre-university to post-graduate levels, please click here.