Deakin University

Deakin is an award winning university with an international focus. We are young and innovative, offering excellent facilities and flexible learning.

Multi-award Winner Global recognition for innovation and excellence

We’ve won the prestigious Australian University of the Year award twice for the innovative use of technology in education and for our partnerships with industry.
Our award-winning approach to higher education ensures that professional associations, relevant industries and universities worldwide will recognise your degree.

Courses valued by industry Graduate with more than a degree

We maintain close links with leading corporations and professional associations, with industry representatives on all course advisory boards.
These award-winning alliances ensure that what you study is relevant, current and in demand.
Many Deakin courses offer professional accreditation and endorsement through a range of industry placements and internship programs for our students.

Flexible learning options An education tailored just for you

Our courses are flexible to suit your career objectives and other commitments. Multiple course entry and exit points, deferment, residential programs and internships are available.
You can choose to study on or off campus, full or part time or even fast-track your studies by studying over summer.
Many courses allow you to study online from your home or workplace, and enrol in electives from other study areas to meet your career objectives.

Excellent facilities Modern facilities with innovative designs

Deakin’s facilities are constantly evolving to give students access to the latest tools and technologies.
The Deakin Motion.Lab at the Melbourne Burwood Campus, and the ‘new generation’ library learning spaces at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus are just two of the latest developments.

International focus Deakin values diversity

We welcome students from a diversity of backgrounds and celebrate this with many on-campus events and an online international student community. Our international students come from all over the world to study on campus, and can study via off-campus programs from outside of Australia.
Deakin has over 100 partner universities around the world. Study overseas for a few weeks, a trimester or a year as part of your degree.

Terrific campus life at four outstanding locations Vibrant and friendly

Deakin is one of Australia’s largest universities, with more than 39 000 students. However our campuses have a strong community feel and provide a supportive and friendly place to study.
Our academic and support staff are knowledgeable, enthusiastic and approachable.

Choice of campus

Deakin has four campuses, providing convenience and accessibility to many areas of Victoria. Each location provides a unique study experience.
Whichever campus you choose, Deakin has a global reputation for quality programs, leading research facilities and world-class professional outcomes.
Our campuses: Melbourne Burwood, Geelong Waterfront, Geelong Waurn Ponds and Warrnambool.

Successful graduates Preparing our graduates for success

Deakin helps you to develop the skills and values you need to thrive in any environment and enable life-long success.
Many of our graduates report that their experience at Deakin enabled them to find meaningful careers.
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