Established in 1908, Swinburne University of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large city of Hawthorn (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Victoria. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Melbourne, Kuching. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Education and Training, Australia, Swinburne University of Technology (SUT) is a large (enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Swinburne University of Technology (SUT) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 108 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. SUT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.