Swinburne University of Technology
|Type of Program||Exchange|
|Language of Instruction||English|
|Costs||Baylor tuition + housing to the host university|
|Housing||On and off-campus; host family|
|Health Insurance Required||Yes|
|Special Requirements||Minimum 2.6 GPA; visiting students can only register for 4 classes|
|Program Director||Study Abroad office: StudyAbroad@baylor.edu|
Location:Swinburne's strengths are built around a solid technology base and influential links to industry, plus ground-breaking specialist research centers. The university has a flexible and forward-thinking understanding of international government, education and business priorities, and is responsive to the changing needs of industry.
The majority of Swinburne's international students study at the Hawthorn, Lilydale and Prahran campuses in Melbourne, Australia. With a population of over 3 million people, Melbourne offers the big-city life with its various amenities. Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia and is located in the south-east corner of the country in the state of Victoria.
Courses or Areas of Study:Art, Psychology, Social Science, Business (accounting, marketing, information systems), Entrepreneurship, Management, Film & Digital Media, Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
For course listings and scheduling, please see HERE.
Housing:Students who attend Swinburne can live either on or off-campus. The university can also arrange for you to live with a host family. For complete details regarding the various housing options at Swinburne, see their housing website at HERE.
Application Procedure:Students are responsible for applying directly to Swinburne as well as filling out the Baylor Study Abroad Application Packet.
For more information about applying to this university, go to HERE.
Costs:Students will pay Baylor tuition and housing to Swinburne. On-campus housing can range anywhere from $150-250 AUSTRALIAN dollars per week. Living expenses vary according to lifestyle
Each student is responsible for their own transportation, including airfare. The university will arrange free pick-up from the airport. For information, please see HERE.
Legal Documents:A passport and visa are required. For specific requirements and information, please see HERE.
Exchange/Affiliate University Contact:Swinburne International Office