For VET students who are facing financial difficulty that prevents them from having access to appropriate IT hardware (eg laptop/desktop) and/or contribute to connectivity fees in order to complete the online requirements of course delivery, a one-time payment will be made to them.
About the Scholarship:
In its former guise as the Eastern Suburbs Technical College, the Swinburne University of Technology is a leading Australian university that offers degrees in a wide range of lucrative fields such as aeronautics and astronautics, arts, architecture, design, law, and health. When this university first opened its doors, it provided education and training in the fields of plumbing and mechanics. In the years following World War II, the university’s academic curriculum began to grow. It added new programs in areas such as chemical engineering, chemistry, computer programming, film and television, and others as well. It was officially recognized as a university in the year 1992, when it was founded. Currently, the university has established many strong international relationships with leading organizations such as the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad and the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras.
Swinburne University of Technology is based in Melbourne, Australia, and has three domestic campuses and one international campus in Malaysia. There are three campuses in Australia, located in Hawthorn, Croydon, and Wantirna, each of which is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities to provide students with a comfortable learning environment. The Hawthorn Campus, which serves as the university’s main campus, is conveniently located in the heart of the city of Melbourne. This campus, which is surrounded by a variety of cafes and restaurants, provides amenities such as a bookshop, counseling services, and childcare. The Croydon Campus provides students with comfortable lounging areas, as well as services such as medical services and housing advice, among other things. The Wantirna Campus is home to a number of unique facilities, including early childhood education and nursing training facilities. Furthermore, the international campus in Malaysia is conveniently located and boasts a variety of sporting facilities, lecture halls, research labs, and cafeterias to accommodate students and faculty.
The total number of students enrolled across all campuses in the 2018 academic session came to 57,811 for the entire academic year. According to the same year’s figures, the university had a total of 2,777 employees. Additionally, the HERDC estimates that the total research income of the institution in 2018 was 39.2 million dollars, which is higher than the previous year’s figure. Swinburne University of Technology also offers a wealth of funding opportunities to deserving students who are willing to work hard. Scholarships such as the George Swinburne STEM Postgraduate Scholarship, the Swinburne International Alumni Direct Scholarship, and the Swinburne International Excellence Pathway Scholarship are available to students.
There are numerous notable alumni from this university who are currently enjoying successful careers in their respective fields. These well-known individuals include Nobel Prize winner Dimity Hawkins, director Andrew Dominik, and comedian Sam Hammington, to name a few. Additionally, this university arranges a variety of activities to keep in touch with its former students and faculty. At the time of this writing, this university had 189,314 alumni spread throughout the world. Swinburne University has risen to become one of the world’s leading universities in recent years, ranking among the top 400 universities in the world according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities. There are over 30,000 students studying at Swinburne around the world, who are supported by 2,800 staff and a network of over 170,000 alumni.
Swinburne University, which has three campuses in Melbourne and one international campus in Sarawak, Malaysia, places a strong emphasis on high-quality teaching and world-class research in science, technology, and innovations that make a difference in the lives of students. Those who complete a Swinburne degree through Swinburne Online receive the same qualification as students who complete the same degree on campus. In addition to advanced manufacturing technologies, Swinburne’s research strengths include astrophysics, biotechnology, cognitive sciences (design and computing), micro and nanoengineering, optics, applied laser technology, and social sustainability. The University is committed to providing educational opportunities to qualified students wherever they may be found. Swinburne University is increasing the educational options available to a new generation of leaders in two ways: as a leader in international education and as an early adopter of online learning technologies.
Swinburne has extensive relationships with industry, business, and government organizations in order to ensure that the research conducted at the institution has a practical application. The university offers courses in 17 key topic areas, leading to degrees at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as shorter courses for professional development. Courses are offered at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels Swinburne University is situated across three campuses in Melbourne’s urban core, as well as one in Sarawak, Malaysia. Hawthorne is the largest of the three Australian campuses, with modern academic and administrative buildings located around attractive natural spaces about 10 minutes away from the center of downtown Melbourne. Hawthorne is also the site of the new multi-million-dollar Advanced Technologies Centre as well as the Advanced Manufacturing and Design Centre, both of which are located nearby.
The university’s Wantrina campus, located in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs, is home to the university’s horticultural complex, nursing school, and children’s services center, among other facilities. In addition, the Knox Innovation, Opportunity, and Sustainability Center is located on the premises. In addition to the Flexible Green Trades Complex, which is worth $10 million, the Croydon site offers hands-on training for a variety of trades on the campus.
Swinburne’s Malaysian campus is located in the city of Kuching, the capital of the state of Sarawak, and offers state-of-the-art facilities, sporting and leisure services, as well as courses in science, commerce, and engineering, among other disciplines.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Swinburne University
Scholarship Country: Australia
Scholarship Worth: $1000
Study Level: Undergraduate
Nationality: International Students
- Swinburne University of Technology will deliver value at $1000 (A one-off payment) (A one-off payment). Those who have been selected for the scholarship will be asked to write a statement on how the award has helped them.
Maynooth University offers departmental doctoral scholarships. Scholarships in the Department require full-time research degree candidates beginning a program of study in October 2022 or when otherwise agreed (new PhD and PhD-track entrants) to have a relevant first-class honors degree or a relevant Master’s degree. For the most part, students who get financial aid from outside of the university are not eligible for this program.
Eligibility for Scholarship.
- In order to be considered, applicants must meet all of the following requirements:
- Be a Swinburne student who will be starting or continuing their studies in Semester 1, 2022.
- Enrolled in a course that qualifies as Vocational Education.
The Swinburne University of Technology, Australia VET Digital Scholarships is open to all International Students
- Interested in learning more and being qualified? To apply, visit Swinburne University’s website at www.swinburne.edu.au.
- By the deadline of May 29, 2022, applicants should have completed an online application form and submitted it with all supporting paperwork.
- Please go to the Scholarship Application Help Guide if you need assistance with the completion of your application.
The application deadline for Swinburne University of Technology, Australia VET Digital Scholarships is May 29, 2022