Swinburne University of Technology is an Australian public university based in Melbourne, Victoria. The institution was founded by the Honourable George Swinburne in 1908. It achieved university status in June 1992. In 2011 there were 18,134 students enrolled in Higher education and an estimated 13,786 students enrolled in TAFE, including nearly 7500 international students from over 100 different countries. Swinburne has five campuses in Melbourne at Hawthorn, Prahran, Lilydale, Wantirna, Croydon – and one in Sarawak, Malaysia. Swinburne offers both vocational and higher education qualifications. The 2011 Good Universities Guide has awarded Swinburne more 5-star ratings than any other university in Melbourne, including for teaching quality and graduate satisfaction. Internationally, Swinburne is named amongst the top 500 universities in the world by the prestigious Academic Rankings of World Universities 2011, top 450 by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2011 and top 3% by the QS World University Rankings 2011. Swinburne is ranked 301-400 in the 2012 Academic Ranking of World Universities and granted third place in Victoria, Australia after University of Melbourne and Monash University. Swinburne has consistently rated in the top ten Australian universities by the student-driven Rate Your Uni website. The same site rates Swinburne first in Victoria for access to practical work experience, quality of teaching, and quality of career/employment support.