Why international students should choose Swinburne University Vietnam to study?

Swinburne University of Technology has an international reputation for quality research that connects science and technology with business and the community. In 2019, Swinburne is proudly in the partnership with FPT Education to initially bring to Vietnam Swinburne’s global education and research expertise in information and communication technology, business, and media and communication by establishing Swinburne (Vietnam).

Here are the main reasons why international students should choose Swinburne University Vietnam to study.

High-quality education 

All curriculum, syllabus, teaching materials, as well as training and quality control procedures at Swinburne (Vietnam) are equivalent to programs delivered at Swinburne (Melbourne, Australia). The teaching staff and scholars who participate in training and counseling for students all meet Swinburne’s international standards.

Swinburne (Vietnam) recognises the importance of digital transformation, with main majors related to IT, Big Data, Internet of Things, as students would be able to apply what they have learned into practice.

Besides, On-the-Job Training provided for students to experience the real workplace environment and gain real knowledge during the course. FPT Corporation’s impressive network of industry links provide students with valuable work experience opportunities.

The opening ceremony of Swinburne (Vietnam).

Attractive tuition fee

Tuition fee is of 1/3 equivalent to that of Australia and other developed countries. Students who participate in this program will receive the same degree bestowed by the Swinburne University of Technology as received by students who study on campus at Swinburne, Australia.

Students in Vietnam will immerse themselves into an international learning environment and global education and training at an affordable price. Students are also financially supported with a range of scholarships sponsored by Swinburne (Vietnam).

Especially, in 2019, international students have a chance to enjoy the competitive tuition fee of only USD 18,000 (full- program) merely after providing 10% scholarship to all applicants for 2019-2020 academic year. 

Strong students services

As a commitment of an ideal university for international students, FPT always works hard to bring the best experience for them when living in Vietnam in general and studying at FPT Education and Swinburne (Vietnam) in particular. Therefore, in addition to the high-quality education, international learning environment, and practical-oriented curriculum, Swinburne (Vietnam) is pleased to offer strong student services.

  • Free airport pick-up service: A free airport pickup service at Noi Bai International Airport is only offered to newly commencing international students to bring the warmest welcome for them.
  • Student visa support: Swinburne (Vietnam) provides a straightforward visa sponsorship service for students on a full-time program who are not Vietnamese residents. This allows our students to study and reside in the country for 12 months, renewable each year to cover the duration of your program.
  • Accommodation support: As the hard effort to help international students get familiar with new life in a different country, Swinburne (Vietnam) offers special services to find suitable accommodation with affordable price.

Job guarantee upon graduation

According to the statistics, 98% of FPT students have jobs after 3 months of graduation and their salary is 27% higher than the normal level. Among them, 31% have worked for FPT Corporation while 4.5% started up their businesses and 19% worked in foreign countries or foreign companies.

Student exchange opportunity

Students of Swinburne University (Vietnam) will have more opportunities to participate in our exchange programs and get different life experiences at campuses of Swinburne University in other countries such as Australia and Malaysia, thereby enriching their lives, enhancing their knowledge and being ready for the journey after graduating from FPT Education. 

Pioneering digital transformation

Swinburne Vietnam recognises the importance of digital transformation, with main majors related to IT, Big Data, Internet of Things, as students would be able to apply what they have learnt into practice.

Affordable living cost

Vietnam is a fairly cheap destination for traveling, studying, and living compared to most other countries in Asia. It is also filled with friendly people, affordable accommodation, cheap, healthy, and tasty food, and stunning landscapes that make it a standout choice among Southeast Asian study abroad destinations. In fact, Forbes ranked Vietnam as the cheapest place to travel in 2017, among affordable study abroad destinations like Bali, Indonesia, Cambodia, Portugal, and Barcelona, Spain. But affordability isn’t all Vietnam has to offer.

Vietnam is also a fast-moving city with a high speed of internationalization and numbers of prospective educational and career opportunities, thanks to its recent economic growth. According to the World Economic Forum, the country is one of the fastest-growing economies in Southeast Asia and home to two of the most dynamic cities in the world – Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

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If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us through our email: international.admission@fpt.edu.vn (or) our Whatsapp: +84 35 423 5298. Apply for studying here.