Deakin is forging a new path both locally and globally as a leading provider of innovative learning and a positive university experience. We are proud to be in the top 3 per cent of universities across all three of the major international university ranking systems (the Academic Ranking of World Universities, Times Higher Education World University Rankings and QS World University Rankings), assessed from 17 000 universities worldwide.
Deakin offers hundreds of degree programs across four faculties, 17 schools and a range of research institutes and strategic centres. A variety of courses are offered in numerous disciplines ranging from Science to Arts and Business to Health.
For Study Abroad students, we offer competitive fees, interesting courses, the possibility of studying over the Australian Summer (Nov-Feb) and one of Australia's best orientation programs on the Great Ocean Road.
Our current achievements include: ranked in the world's top 50 universities under 50 years of age
For five consecutive years, Deakin has achieved the highest level of overall student satisfaction amongst Victorian universities. These great results are based on 2010-2014 Australian Graduate Survey responses to 'Overall Satisfaction' amongst bachelor's degree graduates. The 2012 Beyond Graduation Survey found that, of our 2009 bachelor's degree graduates who were available for full-time employment:
The Beyond Graduation Survey is conducted by Graduate Careers Australia (GCA).
Deakin University has four campuses located in Victoria. Victoria offers an experience found nowhere else. Surf beaches, snowfields, expansive countryside and native forests make Victoria a great place to live and study.Victorians come from more than 200 countries around the world, giving the region a vibrant cosmopolitan feel with diverse multicultural festivals and events.
Victoria is home to diverse regional areas and attractions, from pristine beaches and coastlines to national parks and forests teeming with native wildlife.
Deakin's largest campus, the Melbourne Burwood Campus is a thriving metropolitan campus, attracting about 23 000 undergraduate and postgraduate on-campus students. It boasts open and inviting spaces for socialising and studying, innovative architecture, spacious new buildings and wireless hotspots.
Melbourne is the multicultural heart of Australia, the world's most liveable city* and the number two city in the world for students**. It's an exciting and vibrant city famous for its:
* Source: The Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Survey 2014
** Source: QS Best Student Cities 2015
Deakin University is committed to providing international students with opportunities to obtain financial support for their study program through a wide range of scholarships and bursaries. Scholarships are for full-time, on-campus international students at Deakin and are awarded on the basis of academic merit. Please note that applicants must be eligible for their selected program and be citizens of a country other than Australia and New Zealand. Additional eligibility requirements may apply for selected scholarships.
The Deakin MBA is one of Australia's most highly regarded MBA programs. Renowned for its flexibility, this 5-star, quality accredited program is designed for busy professionals who want to develop their careers, while working and balancing family and lifestyle commitments. Study online or face-to-face or both with working professionals and industry experts.