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Other institution exams

Deakin University offers examination services to students studying through other institutions and also to other institutions who are seeking an examination venue in Melbourne, Geelong, Warrnambool or one of our many world wide venues.


Deakin University can supervise your examinations on weekdays all year round, except for some public holidays. We do not currently arrange weekend examinations. Contact us to check availability.


A quote can be arranged upon request. Costs will vary according to student numbers and examination duration. There is a set rate for individual students requesting to sit examinations.


Examinations can be arranged at the following campuses, and one of our exam locations around Australia and overseas.  The links below provide you with an overview of the campus and transport and parking information.

  • Burwood - Melbourne
    The Melbourne Burwood Campus is a thriving metropolitan campus located at 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood. 
  • Waurn Ponds - Geelong
    The Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus is located on the western edge of Geelong at 75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds.
  • Warrnambool
    Deakin's Warrnambool Campus is set on the banks of the picturesque Hopkins River on the Princes Highway.
  • Other locations are available

    Deakin University has over 300 examination venues around Australia and world wide. Contact us to determine which venue best meets your needs and its availability. Four weeks notice is generally required to make these arrangements.

Contact details

Contact Simon Breuer for further information about booking an examination at Deakin.

03 5227 3223 03 5227 3223

Terms and conditions

  1. Morning examination sessions begin at 9 am and afternoon examination sessions begin at 1.30 pm. Reading time, if permitted, begins at these times.
  2. If you do not contact Deakin University to cancel your examination at least 24 hours prior to your allocated examination session, you or your institution will be charged for the examination.
  3. Deakin University will invoice institutions directly for the costs of all examinations as soon as possible after the examinations are complete for that institution. Terms are payment in $AUD within 30 days of date of issue of the invoice.
  4. If the student is required to pay their own examination expenses, Deakin University will directly invoice the student. This will include instructions on how to pay. The student must pay for the examination at least 3 days prior to the examination or face the cancellation of the examination session/s at Deakin University.
  5. It is the responsibility of the institution to ensure that all examination papers are at Deakin University one week prior to the first examination. All examinations are to be sent to the address above.
  6. The institution should clearly note which Campus they have allocated for the student/s in question on the examination material.
  7. Examination papers and material should be clearly labelled with the subject title and number, the scheduled date, time and duration of the examination and detailed instructions for the supervisor.
  8. Where possible, the institution should provide self-addressed envelopes or courier bags for return of examinations and scripts. Deakin University will return completed examinations and scripts to the institution as soon as possible following the examination session.
  9. If a location is being used which is not a Deakin campus, exams can generally only be conducted within a scheduled Deakin exam period.
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