Swinburne University of Technology Malaysia

All about Swinburne University of Technology Malaysia

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  • Full Address of Swinburne Malaysia: Swinburne is located in Q5A, 93350 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

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We help the students who are seeking admission in Swinburne University (Or any other University in Malaysia), in everything from the application process and visa application and documentation to arranging for their accommodation – and even arrange to pick up the students from the airport and all in FREE of charge. We make the students familiar with the life in Malaysia and in Swinburne University, with the help of our extended services that will make every student feel at home.

We can help the aspirants of Swinburne University Malaysia with –

  • Admission Process
  • Visa Application
  • Accommodation/Room Booking
  • Final Registration
     

In simple words, If you are looking to study in Malaysia, we will basically do everything needed that you don’t have to look anywhere else. For details about our services click here. To get started right now or for your inquiries or if you want to study in Swinburne University Malaysia, fill out the Register form from the right side.  Someone from our team will get in touch with you at the earliest and will take you through the entire process – clarifying all your doubts and answering all your queries. After registering with us you can log in and upload your required documents and that is the only thing you will have to do in this whole process, we will take care of the rest.

Eligibility for Swinburne University

Eligibility for Undergraduate Programs 

Programs

Intakes

Eligibility

English Proficiency

Fees (Approx) for intl. students

  • Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Business in Accounting
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Finance
  • Human Resources Management
  • International Business Management
  • Management and Digital Media
  • Marketing

Jan, Mar, Sept & Oct

O level/IGCSE: C in Math or Advanced Math

Or

A level: E in Math or Advanced Math

Minimum ‘B’ grade in O level/IGCSE English

OR

IELTS- 6.0 (Not less than 6.0 band)

RM 30,000

Bachelor of Design (Multimedia Design

Jan, Mar, Sept & Oct

Preferably any art, design or media subject

Minimum ‘B’ grade in O level/IGCSE English,

OR

IELTS- 6.0

RM 38,000

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Civil (Hon)
  • Chemical (Hon)
  • Electrical and Electronics (Hon)
  • Mechanical (Hon)
  • Robotics and (Hon) Mechatronics (Hon)

Feb, Sep & Oct

O level/IGCSE: C in Advanced Maths and Physics/Chemistry

Or

A level: E in Maths and Physics/Chemistry

Minimum ‘B’ grade in O level/IGCSE English,

OR

IELTS- 6.0

RM 40,000

  • Bachelor of Information & Communication Technology
  • Bachelor of Computer Science

Feb & Sept

O level/IGCSE: C in Advanced Maths and Physics/Chemistry

Or

A level: E in Maths or Advanced Maths

Minimum ‘B’ grade in O level/IGCSE English,

OR

IELTS- 6.0

RM 38,000

Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)

Feb & Sept

O level/IGCSE: C in Maths and Biology/Chemistry

Minimum ‘B’ grade in O level/IGCSE English,

OR

IELTS- 6.0

RM 40,000

 

Note: They also accept TOEFL & PTE, etc. For further details please contact Study2Malaysia.

 

Eligibility for Post Graduate Programs 

Programs

Duration

Intakes

Eligibility

Master of Arts – Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

2 years

Feb

A minimum of CGPA 2.5 or equivalent in a recognized degree

MBA (International)

2 Years

Feb, May, Aug & Oct

A minimum of CGPA 2.5 or equivalent in a recognized degree

Master of Human Resources Management

2 years

Aug

A minimum of CGPA 2.5 or equivalent in a recognized degree

Master of Construction Management

1.5 years

Feb & Sep

A recognized degree or equivalent

 

English language requirements

Each Swinburne program has a minimum English language requirement for admission.

Level of study Foundation Diploma Undergraduate
(all other majors)
Undergraduate
(major: Accounting | Accounting & Finance
Postgraduate (Coursework) MA (TESOL)
IELTS 5.5 (no individual band below 5.0) 5.0 (no individual band below 5.0) 6.0 (no individual band below 6.0) 6.0 (no individual band below 6.0) 6.5 (no individual band below 6.0) 7.0 (no individual band below 6.5)
TOEFL
(Paper based) a
(Internet based)b

513
65

497
60

537
75

537
75

550
79

577
90
SPM C C B*
UEC B4 B4 B3* and B4*
1119 C C B*
MUET 4 4 4 4
GCE ‘O’ Level** C C B* B*
GCE ‘A’ Level D D D D
GCE AS Level# C C C C
International Baccalaureate Minimum of 4 in English A1 or A2 (Higher and Standard Levels) or 
Minimum of 5 in English B (Higher Level)
Common European Framework B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)  Overall CAE score 47 Overall CAE score 47 Overall CAE score 52 Overall CAE score 52 Overall CAE score 58 Overall CAE score 67
PTE Academic 42 with no communicative skill score less than 42 42 with no communicative skill score less than 42 50 with no communicative skill score less than 50 50 with no communicative skill score less than 50 58 with no communicative skill score less than 50 66 with no communicative skill score less than 58
Pearson Versant*** 46-50c 46-50c 51-55d 51-55d 56-60 61-65

Alternatively,

In case of disqualification from the above, student needs to take the English Placement Test, and depending on the result of the test, he/she may require to attend additional English courses.

 

Intake dates

Courses

Intake Date

Foundation

7 January

Degree

7 January*

MA (TESOL)

4 March

MBA (International)

4 March

Master of Construction Management

4 March

Master of Human Resource Management

4 March

 

Documents required: The list of required documents to get admission in Swinburne University Malaysia and other Malaysian universities, which includes English language institutes can be found by clicking on here.

 

Swinburne’s on-campus accommodation is in their hostel which is located along Jalan Simpang Tiga and can accommodate 478 students. Full-time international students are prioritized when allocating accommodation, should they need one. The on-campus hostel offers a safe and conducive environment with 24-hour vigilance.

The charges are as follows:

Accommodation Charges in Swinburne University

Room Options

Type of Room

Weekly Rental

Deposit

Option A

Twin sharing with fan

RM 95

RM 380

Option B

Single room with fan

RM 155

RM 620

Option C

Twin sharing with AC

RM 152.50

RM 610

Option D

Single room with AC

RM 232.50

RM 930

Hostel fee is to be paid every semester. An additional booking fee of RM500 will be taken which must be deposited along with  the Accommodations Booking Form to the University. This shall be adjusted against the hostel rental.

Facilities

All rooms are equipped with:

  • Bed with mattress
  • Study table with shelf and chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Fan
  • Blinds / Curtain
  • Mirror
  • Lighting
  • Air conditioning unit (optional)

 

The hostel has:

  • CCTV surveillance and door access system
  • Bathrooms and toilets on each floor
  • Common lounge with TV and sofa set
  • Kitchen/ dining area equipped with refrigerator, gas stove and microwave oven
  • Laundry facilities (coin-operated washing machine & dryer)
  • 24 hour security guards on duty
  • Hot and cold water dispenser
  • Free wireless internet access
  • Reading/visitors area

 

Process of Booking Accommodation

1. Receipt of acceptance letter

2. Visa processing

3. Dispatch of accommodation application form upon intimation via email

4. Submission of accommodation application form, duly filled up along with flight ticket and deposit fee

5. Processing of Accommodation as per specifications

NOTE – Accommodation will be processed only for those students who are in possession on a valid visa and a duly filled in admission application form.

 

Swinburne University Malaysia offers a wide range of programs for the students to choose from. In the following tables, we have listed their available programs along with the tuition fees. 

Note: The fee structure given in the tables are excluding the admission and other fees. For detailed Fee chart feel free to Contact us.

 

 

Foundation & Diploma Programs in Swinburne University Malaysia

Course Name

Duration

Total Tuition Fee

In Year

Without Admission Fee

Swinburne Foundation Studies (Business)

1

RM24,300

Swinburne Foundation Studies (Design)

1

RM24,300

Swinburne Foundation Studies (Engineering / Science)

1

RM24,300

Swinburne Foundation Studies (Information Technology / Multimedia)

1

RM24,300

 

Diploma and Bachelor Programs in Swinburne University Malaysia

Course Name

Duration

Total Tuition Fee

Average Cost (Ringgit Malaysia)

In Year

Excluding Admission Fee

Per Year

Diploma of Business Management

3

15,600

5200

Business

Bachelor of Business

3

30,680

10,227

Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

3

30,680

10,227

Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance)

3

30,680

10,227

Bachelor of Business (Finance)

3

30,680

10,227

Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management)

3

30680

10,227

Bachelor of Business (International Business)

3

30680

10,227

Design

Bachelor of Design (Multimedia Design)

3

38,000

12,667

Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) (Honors)

3

40,000

13,334

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Hons.)

3

40,000

13,334

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Hons.)/

3

38,730

12,910

Bachelor of Business

3

30,680

10,227

Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic) (Hons.)

3

40,000

13,334

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Hons.)

3

40,000

13,334

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Hons.)/ Bachelor of Business

3

38,736

12,912

Bachelor of Engineering (Robotics and Mechatronics) (Hons.)

3

40000

13,334

Bachelor of Engineering (Robotics and Mechatronics

3

38736

12,912

Information Technology and Communication

Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons.)

3

30,680

10,227

Bachelor of Computer Science

3

30,680

10,227

Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology

3

30,680

10,227

Science

Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)

3

40,664

13,554

 

Postgraduate Programs in Swinburne University Malaysia

Course Name

Duration

Total Tuition Fee

Average Cost (Ringgit Malaysia)

In Year

Excluding Admission Fee

Per Year

Master of Arts (TESOL)

2

39,008

19504

Master of Business Administration (International)

2

48,992

24496

Master of Construction Management

2

49020

24510

Master of Human Resource Management

2

45000

22500

Master of Business (Research)

2

32,060

16030

Master of Engineering (Research)

2

32,060

16030

Master of Science (Research)

2

32,060

16030

Doctor of Philosophy

3

35,050

11683

 

SPECIAL OFFERS & AIDS

Swinburne University offers several scholarships and funding for students with outstanding capabilities. Some of these scholarships even entitle the desired student to waive their entire tuition fees, just with mere credentials. Through these scholarships, the university rewards academic excellence. Study2 Malaysia wants to ensure that all students who apply to Swinburne through them, are entitled to some scholarship or the other based on what the student is eligible for. The list of undergraduate scholarships for Swinburne are as follows:

  • Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Award
  • Academic Progression Scholarship
  • Emerging Technology Award
  • Dean’s Outstanding Youth Award
  • Diploma Pathway Scholarship
  • Diploma Pathway Bursary
  • Bumiputera Financial Scheme
  • Siblings Rebate

Some of the postgraduate scholarships are:

  • Postgraduate by Coursework Award
  • Postgraduate by Coursework Award (Corporate)
  • Alumni Postgraduate Bursary

The student will need to submit an application to be considered for any of the scholarships or bursaries offered by the University.

 

Swinburne University of Technology Malaysia

Swinburne University of Technology Malaysia
Known as Swinburne
English courses available
Official Name Swinburne University of Technology
Type Private

About Swinburne University of Technology Malaysia

Swinburne University of Technology in Sarawak, Malaysia is the international branch campus of Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. The campus in Malaysia was opened in 2000 and is a partnership between Swinburne Australia and the Sarawak government.

The beautiful custom-designed campus has over 4,000 students enrolled in it, which includes a huge percentage of international students from more than 60 countries, making it a truly global university. Their outstanding and prestigious world academic rankings reflect their long-standing commitment to high-quality education and extra-ordinary teaching faculty – which together account for their amazing graduate outcomes.


Some of Swinburne Rankings
  • In 2018, Swinburne ranked in the Young University Rankings, at number 65 out of 250 institutions. (The Young University Rankings recognize the world’s top universities under 50 years old).
  • Swinburne also ranked among the world’s top 450 universities according to the 2019 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
  • The 2019 QS World University Rankings ranked Swinburne in the world’s top 400 universities, putting it in the top 3% of universities globally.
  • Swinburne ranked among the world’s top 400 universities in the esteemed 2018 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

Swinburne offers a range of services to students of the university. This includes:
  • Career workshops and employment fairs
  • Internship programs and résumé checking
  • Job Application assistance etc.

One of the main reasons of students’ interest in the University is their attractive fees, which is a result of the university’s partnership with the Sarawak State Government coupled with a continuous focus on financial sustainability vis-à-vis profitability.

Students at the Malaysian campus also have the option to spend a semester at the Melbourne campus through the International Student Exchange Program or complete their degree at the Melbourne campus through different flexible transfer options after the completion of their Foundation or Degree years, as applicable.

Swinburn’s Focus
Swinburne University has always focused on producing career-ready graduates and graduate employability, which makes it an educational leader in Engineering, Business, Computing, Science, and Design. This is also the reason that the University has become the seat for students with global career aspirations. The university also promises its students that they can help every student reach their desired career goals through the wide range of courses and pathways it offers. Individual attention, manageable classes and a dynamic study experience is at the core of Swinburn’s beliefs.


Requirements for Swinburne University of Technology Malaysia


Accommodation for Swinburne University of Technology Malaysia



Programs in Swinburne University of Technology Malaysia

Science

Foundation

  • 3 (1)
 General Sciences
 24
 1 Years

$6,075

Business

Foundation

  • 3 (1)
 Business Studies
 24
 1 Years

$6,075

Design

Foundation

  • 3 (1)
 Art
 22
 1 Years

$6,075

Engineering

Foundation

  • 3 (1)
 General Engineering and Technology
 29
 1 Years

$6,075

Computing

Foundation

  • 3 (1)
 Computing
 21
 1 Years

$6,075

  • 3 (1)
 Management
 20
 3 Years

$10,025

  • 3 (1)
 Biomedical Sciences
 28
 3 Years

$30,498

  • 3 (1)
 Accounting
 23
 3 Years

$7,670

Accounting

Bachelor

  • 3 (1)
 Accounting
 27
 3 Years

$7,670

Business

Bachelor

  • 3 (1)
 Business Studies
 23
 3 Years

$7,670

Finance

Bachelor

  • 3 (1)
 Finance
 22
 3 Years

$7,670

  • 3 (1)
 Human Resource Management
 23
 3 Years

$7,670

  • 3 (1)
 Management
 24
 3 Years

$7,670

  • 3 (1)
 Management
 28
 3 Years

$7,670

Marketing

Bachelor

  • 3 (1)
 Marketing
 18
 3 Years

$7,670

  • 3 (1)
 Computer Science
 22
 3 Years

$23,010

  • 3 (1)
 Computer Science
 28
 5 Years

$46,110

  • 3 (1)
 Chemical and Materials Engineering
 23
 4 Years

$40,000

  • 3 (1)
 Civil Engineering
 18
 5 Years

$48,420

  • 3 (1)
 Civil Engineering
 21
 4 Years

$40,000

  • 3 (1)
 Electronic Engineering
 23
 4 Years

$40,000

  • 3 (1)
 General Engineering and Technology
 22
 4 Years

$40,000

  • 3 (1)
 Mechanical Engineering
 22
 5 Years

$48,420

  • 3 (1)
 Mechanical Engineering
 20
 4 Years

$40,000

  • 3 (1)
 International business
 19
 3 Years

$7,670

  • 3 (1)
 IT (Information Technology)
 20
 3 Years

$23,010

  • 3 (1)
 Multimedia
 22
 3 Years

$28,500

Science

Master (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 General Sciences
 32
 3 Years

$24,045

Science

Master (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 General Sciences
 29
 3 Years

$24,045

  • 3 (1)
 Construction
 21
 3 Years

$12,225

Construction Management

Master (Course based)

  • 3 (1)
 Construction
 28
 3 Years

$12,225

  • 3 (1)
 Business Studies
 21
 2 Years

$12,248

Business

Master (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 Business Studies
 19
 2 Years

$16,030

Human Resource Management

Master (Course based)

  • 3 (1)
 Human Resource Management
 25
 2 Years

$11,250

Computer Science

Master (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 Computer Science
 21
 3 Years

$24,045

Engineering

Master (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 General Engineering and Technology
 18
 3 Years

$24,045

Engineering

Master (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 General Engineering and Technology
 17
 3 Years

$24,045

Doctor of Philosophy

Ph.D (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 General Sciences
 24
 5 Years

$43,815

Business

Ph.D (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 Management
 21
 5 Years

$8,763

Computer Science

Ph.D (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 Computer Science
 24
 5 Years

$8,763

Doctor of Philosophy

Ph.D (Research based)

  • 3 (1)
 General Engineering and Technology
 24
 5 Years

$43,812


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