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International Eligibility

International eligibility with Swinburne Online

It looks like you may be an international student. The process of applying for an undergraduate course is exactly the same as for domestic students. Simply fill in a request for information and submit any documentation required or speak to one of our Course Consultants on 800 4002 0400.

A Course Consultant will be in touch with you shortly to answer any questions you may have. They will also be able to provide you with more detail on our undergraduate courses, availability and start dates. In the meantime, view our range of courses and learn more about your eligibility as an international student.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, Swinburne Online accept applications from international students for our higher education courses. The process of applying to enrol is exactly the same as for domestic students. Simply fill in a request for information and submit any documentation required or speak to one of our Course Consultants on 800 4002 0400.
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It is expected that applicants have proficient English skills. We recommend the below levels in an English language test such as IELTS or TOEFL to ensure you are successful at university study:
  • For paper based TOEFL tests a score of 550 with a written English score of 5
  • For Internet based TOEFL tests a score of 79 with no band below 18.
International English Language Test System (IELTS) course specifications:
  • Undergraduate Business courses require an IELTS score of 6 with no band below 6
  • Undergraduate Media and Communication courses require an IELTS score of 6 with no band below 6
  • Undergraduate Social Science requires an IELTS score of 6 with no band below 6
  • Undergraduate Psychological Sciences requires an IELTS score of 6.5 with no band below 6
  • Undergraduate Education requires an IELTS score of 6.5 with no band below 6
Further information on English requirements
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International students are not eligible for any financial assistance from the Australian government.