The Swinburne University of Technology is an Australian Government-owned university that generates its revenue from the provision of higher education and vocational education programs. Swinburne University employs about 2,370 full-time equivalent staff, with its main campus located in Hawthorn, Victoria. Swinburne University also has a campus in the Melbourne CBD, as well as TAFE and short course campuses in Croydon and Wantirna. Internationally Swinburne University provides higher education in Sarawak, Malaysia.

Swinburne divides its operations into two separate segments, Higher Education and Pathways and vocational education.

Higher education offers higher education in health, arts, design, law, science, engineering and technology through the following faculties:

  • Faculty of Business and Law - Consisting of the Swinburne Business School and Swinburne Law School.
  • Faculty of Health, Arts and Design - Consisting of the School of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, the School of Design, the School of Health Sciences and the National Institute of Circus Arts Australia.
  • Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology - Consisting of the School of Science, the School of Engineering and the School of Software and Electrical Engineering.

The Pathways and vocational education segment offers foundation, pathway, and vocational education courses through:

  • Department of Foundation and Pathways
  • Department of Design, Media and ICT
  • Department of Business and Finance
  • Department of Health, Science, Education and Social Services
  • Department of Trades and Engineering Technology


Learn more about our Company Reports

IBISWorld Company Profile Reports

Company profile reports provide key information on the Top 2000 earning companies in Australia. Reports include a written description of a company, its history, brands and products, contact details and key personnel, operating and legal structure, financial data, industries of involvement and business service providers.

Sample Data

This Company Has Operations in the Following Industries:

University and Other Higher Education in Australia

Table of Contents

Company Details
Key Personnel
Growth & Ratios
Service Providers

Looking for our Industry reports?

Assess your competitors with powerful business tools that provide strategic insights and analysis on over 600 Australian industries.

Contact Us

Want to speak to a representative? Call us.