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Technology Innovation - Health, Arts and Design

Swinburne University of Technology

48 months
37900 AUD/year
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The Technology Innovation - Health, Arts and Design program at the Swinburne University of Technology provides candidates with opportunities to collaborate with industry partners and build the next generation of innovative products. The program takes a design-led, team-based approach to preparing students to become entrepreneurial industry-ready applied researchers in their field.

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Working in multidisciplinary groups, students spend time with industry partners to identify gaps in the market and opportunities. Supported by mentors from industry and academia, students work on projects that match their skill set and pitch them to industry partners. Projects are taken through to research and development phases, and students develop detailed business plans through to commercialisation.

Key facts:

As a student in the Technology Innovation - Health, Arts and Design program at the Swinburne University of Technology , you will undertake supervised research with the aim of making a significant and original contribution to a discipline or profession. This program is suited to applicants who:

  • have some prior research experience
  • are interested in a pursuing a career in research
  • have a desire to make an original contribution to research in a particular field
  • have a naturally inquiring mind and a desire to know more
  • wish to gain an internationally recognised qualification
  • want to enhance their employment opportunities.

Programme Structure

  • This program has been designed to support the development of industry-ready applied researchers in the field of biomedical devices and diagnostics. However, in principle it can be applied to any area of high-tech research and development. 
  • The program will take a designed approach to performing innovative research, initially focusing on a team-based approach to the identification and evaluation of customer needs, followed by the planning and execution of a solution-focussed research project.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code 064191C

  • Applicants must have completed at least four years (or equivalent) of tertiary education studies in a relevant discipline at a high level of achievement, and must have been approved for the award of the degree(s) for which they studied.

Tuition Fee

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    37900 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 37900 AUD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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