Professional development

All Swinburne alumni are entitled to a range of services and discounts after graduation. Explore the great options Swinburne offers for furthering your professional development.

Career and employment services

Need career advice to help you secure your first role after you graduate? Drop-in for a Career Chat or book an appointment with a Careers Consultant up to 12 months after you complete your course.

As Swinburne Alumni you can also access webinars, register for workshops, and apply for casual, part-time and graduate positions through SwinEmploy. This service gives you lifetime access to a comprehensive suite of online resources including Resume, Cover Letter and Elevator Pitch Builder.

To find out more, contact the Centre for Career Development on phone +61 3 9214 5360 or via email at

Alumni living with disability can access targeted careers services by registering for the AccessAbility Careers Hub.  Email to receive full details.

Online career resources

The following careers resources are publicly available online.

Short courses

Alumni receive a 15 per cent discount on professional development courses run by Swinburne Professional.

Our short courses are led by industry experts and are designed to be relevant to your workplace or business. Some courses provide pathways to further study in professional diploma and certificate programs. Courses run from the Hawthorn campus in Melbourne.