International Study Abroad Program (Inbound) (one semester), Short Course | Swinburne University of Technology | Melbourne, Australia
6 months
10200 AUD/full
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The International Study Abroad Program (Inbound) (one semester) at the Swinburne University of Technology allows students from overseas institutions to spend one or two semesters at Swinburne and tailor a program to suit their individual requirements. 

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The International Study Abroad Program (Inbound) (one semester) at the Swinburne University of Technology is a non-award program. Generally students transfer credit from their study at Swinburne to their home university degree.

Career opportunities

In an increasingly globalised employment market, many employers recognise the importance of an international education experience. A Study Abroad experience on your CV demonstrates independence, international exposure and a cultural and intellectual interest in the world. These are valuable skills in the modern workplace.

Aims and objectives

The Swinburne Study Abroad program is designed to allow overseas students to experience study and life in a new academic, social and cultural environment.

Programme Structure

 Students have access to the full range of Swinburne’s academic offerings including: 

  • Arts, psychology and social sciences
  • Business, entrepreneurship and management
  • Design
  • Engineering
  • Health and community services
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Information technology, networks and computing
  • Multimedia
  • Science, technology and the environment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


50 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code 030775D

Satisfactory completion of one of the following:

  • Swinburne's English for Academic Purposes (EAP 4 Upper Intermediate level) with overall 70%, all skills 65%
  • minimum IELTS overall band of 6.0 (Academic Module) with no individual band below 5.5
  • TOEFL iBT (internet-based) minimum score of 75 with no band less than 17
  • Pearson (PTE) minimum score of 50 (no communicative skills less than 45)
  • any other equivalent assessment of English language proficiency.
  • To be eligible for the program you generally must have successfully completed a year of study at a higher education institution. US students are expected to have a GPA of 2.6 or higher.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10200 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10200 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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International Study Abroad Program (Inbound) (one semester)
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