The Bachelor of Engineering (Robotics and Mechatronics) (Honours) course prepares students to cross the traditional boundaries between mechanical systems, machines, computer hardware and software, control and electronic design. Students can choose to focus their career in any one of these fields which may seek to meet growing employment demand for multi-skilled graduates from an industry that is pushing the limits of technology by exploiting the growing convergence of these fields. One such field of growth is robotic systems and mechatronics, encompassing automated assembly plants, smart systems and autonomous vehicles. Graduates of this course will have extensive skills relating to multi-disciplinary sectors of engineering.
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Welcome to Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus, a vibrant and globally recognised educational institution in Kuching, the capital city of Sarawak. Swinburne Sarawak strives to provide a transformative educational experience that goes beyond textbooks and lectures. The institution stands as a bridge connecting cultures, knowledge, and opportunities, where students from over 60 countries come together to shape their futures.
Imagine Swinburne Sarawak's campus as a bustling marketplace of ideas, where diverse minds converge to exchange perspectives, challenge conventional thinking, and unlock their potential. Swinburne Sarawak believes that education should be a transformative journey that broadens horizons, ignites curiosity, and prepares individuals to thrive in an ever-evolving global landscape.
As you step onto Swinburne’s 16.5-acre campus, you'll find yourself immersed in an environment designed to inspire and empower. Swinburne Sarawak's custom-designed facilities symbolise the foundation of its commitment to excellence. Just like a craftsman meticulously shaping a masterpiece, Swinburne has created state-of-the-art laboratories, a green screen studio, and a 350-seat lecture theatre. These spaces are not mere structures; they are catalysts for innovation, experimentation, and growth.
Swinburne Sarawak takes pride in its diverse community, where students from different corners of the globe come together like ingredients in a delicious recipe. Each student brings their unique flavours, textures, and aromas, creating a tapestry of cultures, languages, and perspectives. Just as a symphony composed of diverse instruments creates a harmonious melody, Swinburne Sarawak's students collaborate, learn from one another, and build lifelong friendships that transcend borders.
Swinburne understands that education is not confined to the boundaries of a classroom. It is a multifaceted experience that extends beyond textbooks and exams. It has carefully curated a vibrant student life, offering a plethora of clubs and societies that cater to a wide range of interests. Picture yourself joining the Running Club, Anime Club, or Debating Society – these are not just clubs; they are gateways to personal growth, self-discovery, and unforgettable memories.
As you navigate through your academic journey, you'll encounter dedicated lecturers who serve as mentors, guiding you along the path to success. They are like skilled gardeners nurturing young saplings and providing the necessary knowledge, guidance, and support to help them flourish. Swinburne Sarawak's courses, designed with a strong emphasis on practical training and industry placements, ensure that you graduate not only with a degree but also with the skills and confidence to thrive in your chosen field.
Beyond graduation, you become part of Swinburne University's extensive global alumni network, consisting of 215,000 graduates from more than 140 countries. Just as a compass guides you on your journey, the alumni network offers invaluable connections, support, and opportunities to help you navigate the professional world.
Discover the international branch campus of Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia, situated in the vibrant city of Kuching, the capital of the Malaysian state of Sarawak. Immerse yourself in a city renowned for its cultural identity and natural beauty, offering an exciting and safe environment for your university journey.
Kuching, often referred to as the "Cat City" due to its literal translation in Malay, is a city that seamlessly blends old-world charm with modernity. Home to over 700,000 people, Kuching is known for its welcoming and friendly atmosphere. As a student, you will find yourself in a city that offers an unbeatable lifestyle, with easy access to lifestyle amenities, healthcare facilities, transportation hubs, and commercial centres.
Swinburne Sarawak offers a diverse range of study areas to cater to your academic interests and career aspirations. Swinburne’s comprehensive curriculum ensures that you receive an education that is on par with the university’s campus in Australia. Here are some of the study areas available at Swinburne Sarawak:
Whatever your area of interest may be, Swinburne Sarawak ensures that you receive the kind of education that prepares you for success in the global job market.
Swinburne Sarawak celebrates diversity and fosters an inclusive community that embraces individuals from all walks of life. As an international university located in a highly diverse and multicultural city, it makes a conscious effort to increase the inclusivity and diversity of its student body. Since its establishment in 2000, students from over 50 countries have chosen Swinburne Sarawak as their educational destination, creating a vibrant and culturally rich environment.
Swinburne Sarawak believes that diversity enhances the learning experience and prepares students for a globalised world. By interacting with peers from different backgrounds and cultures, you will broaden your horizons, develop cross-cultural skills, and gain a deeper understanding of the world around you. Join the university’s diverse community and become a part of a network that values and celebrates diversity.
Swinburne Sarawak understands that your university experience extends beyond the classroom. Engage in rich and fulfilling student life by participating in various clubs and societies tailored to your interests. Whether you are passionate about sports, arts, culture, or community service, there is something for everyone. Join clubs such as the Running Club, Anime Club, Debating Society, or Entrepreneurship Club and connect with like-minded individuals who share your passion. These clubs and societies provide opportunities for personal growth, skill development, and forging lifelong friendships.
Swinburne Sarawak boasts state-of-the-art learning and teaching facilities designed to enhance your academic experience. From modern laboratories equipped with the latest technologies to a green screen studio for multimedia production, Swinburne Sarawak's campus provides an environment conducive to hands-on learning and exploration. Take advantage of the university branch’s 350-seat lecture theatre, spacious classrooms, and dedicated study areas to maximise your learning potential. The university is committed to providing you with the resources you need to excel academically.
When you become a part of Swinburne Sarawak, you join a global network of over 215,000 alumni from more than 140 countries. The alumni network serves as a valuable resource and support system for graduates, offering a wide range of benefits and services. Stay connected with fellow alumni, expand your professional network, and access exclusive discounts and professional development opportunities. Swinburne Sarawak takes pride in supporting its alumni and encourages you to remain active within the Swinburne community, regardless of your location.
Jalan Simpang Tiga, Kuching, Sarawak 93350
The campus is located in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. Established in 2000, Swinburne Sarawak operates as a partnership between the Sarawak State Government and Swinburne Australia. The initiative behind the Sarawak campus is part of a long term strategy by Swinburne Australia to "globalize its operations and provide its students with international living, working and learning opportunities".See all courses at this campus