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Swinburne University of Technology

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Swinburne University of Technology is an Australian university based in Melbourne, Victoria. The institution was founded by the George Swinburne in 1908 and achieved university status in June 1992. By 2009, a short 10 years since inception, there were 16,030 students enrolled in Higher education and an estimated 14,748 students enrolled in TAFE, including nearly 7000 international students from over 100 different countries. The University comprises five campuses in Melbourne at Croydon, Hawthorn, Lilydale, Prahran, Wantirna , as well as the campus closer to home, in Sarawak, Malaysia.

Research Focus

Research at Swinburne is focused on its core strengths. Through this focused approach the university is able to concentrate its human and technical resources to create real change in the world. Students and staff work on innovative solutions and research programs that advance the economic, health and wellbeing of society. The research and development activities at Swinburne occur in five key areas: future manufacturing, sustainable futures, digital frontiers, personal and societal wellbeing, and inspirational science and technology.

Increase in popularity

Swinburne University of Technology has seen a significant increase in demand for its courses, as shown in the 2017 Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) university offers. Swinburne had the second highest increase in VTAC offers for universities in Victoria. While all other universities in the state are showing a average decline of six percent, Swinburne is proud to show an increase of five percent. This is a testimony to the commitment shown by Swinburne in continuous development. “Swinburne is continuing to be a university of choice for students. This year we saw a 15 per cent increase in students placing Swinburne as their top preference,” Dr Andrew Smith, Vice-President said.

NCHS - Proud to be the Exclusive Partner of the Most Popular University, Swinburne

The Nawaloka College of higher Studies, Sri Lanka, has partnered with the Swinburne College of Technology in order to offer Swinburne Programs in Sri Lanka. Through this partnership, students can start the internationally acclaimed Swinburne degrees from the comfort of their own homes. The programs administered in Sri Lanka will follow the same curriculum, teaching methodology as well as other quality assurance benchmarks as in Australia. Thereby, the students will be able to get the exact same Australian experience from the comfort of their own country. “The teaching and the facilities are mirrored to those at the Swinburne Campus” explained Dr. Alan Robertson, Dean of Studies, NCHS. Other educational programs including health sciences as well as degrees from the California State University, Monterey Bay are also on offer.

Nawaloka College of Higher studies

Located in the heart of Colombo, the NCHS campus has been designed according to the specifications from Swinburne. Consisting of custom built labs, state of the art classrooms, a fully fledged laboratory as well as all the resources a student would require, NCHS provides the perfect environment to begin ones tertiary education. Nawaloka which is known for reliability commitment and quality, has expanded its scope and integrates all its values into the sphere of education too.

Be amongst the best and begin an internationally acclaimed Swinburne Degree today. Call 0777 899 998/ 0115 899 998 or email info@nchs.edu.lk for more information.