Deakin University

About Deakin University

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

Deakin is among the Top 2% of universities worldwide, according to the prestigious international rankings organisations Times Higher Education and QS World University Rankings.

We are one of the best young universities in the world. Both QS and Times Higher Education have placed Deakin among the Top 50 universities under 50 years of age – an acknowledgement of the University’s rapidly growing reputation and research capabilities. For six consecutive years, Deakin has achieved the highest level of overall student satisfaction amongst universities in the Australian State of Victoria. These great results are based on 2010–2015 Australian Graduate Survey responses to 'Overall Satisfaction' among bachelor's degree graduates.

Our current achievements include:

Ranked in the world's top 50 universities under 50 years of age – QS World University Rankings

5 stars out of 5 for student retention – The Good Universities Guide

5 stars out of 5 for overall satisfaction – The Good Universities Guide

Named International Education Provider of the Year, and won awards for Excellence in Education (University) and Excellence in International Education (Student Employability and Careers) at the Victorian International Education Awards 2014

Ranked in the top 400 in The Academic Ranking of World Universities

Ranked number 325 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Ranked number 360 in the QS World University Rankings

There is more to Deakin than getting a world-class education, we are committed to starting you off on a world-class career. Deakin’s courses have a focus on practical learning and work experience to make sure you have the skills that employers want and need.

At Deakin you won’t just be learning out of a textbook: Our education students teach in classrooms; our nursing students provide assistance in clinics; our environment students monitor wildlife in the forests. Through Deakin you will graduate ready to start your career



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Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Melbourne, 3125

Telephone: +61 3 9244 6100
Email: [email protected]

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