The Swinburne University of Technology is a Victorian Government-owned tertiary institution, deriving revenue from the provision of higher education and vocational education programs. The university employs approximately 2,780 full-time equivalent people, teaches to approximately 24,320 full-time equivalent students across three campuses and National Institute of Circus Arts in Melbourne and one campus in Sarawak, Malaysia, and is administered from its main campus in Hawthorn, Victoria.

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

Higher education offers undergraduate and graduate-level 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 Business, Design, Media and ICT
  • Department of Health, Science and Community
  • Department of Trades and Engineering Technology

The university operates has three campuses in Melbourne at Hawthorn, Wantirna, Croydon and a campus in Sarawak, Malaysia. The university also offers online courses through Swinburne Online, a partnership with Seek Ltd and Open Universities Australia. 

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