Chapters and networks

At Deakin, we recognise the importance our alumni place on maintaining graduate links, building professional and industry networks, and developing national and international connections.

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Deakin graduates can join an alumni chapter or network. Graduates of Deakin antecedent institutions are also welcome. 

Each chapter fosters lifelong relationships with its members, forming a relevant and engaged community of like-minded mentors, industry professionals and researchers. Members are enabled to enrich their career and personal development through regular reunions and networking events.

Domestic alumni chapters and networks

Some of our current domestic alumni chapters and networks are:

Deakin Perth Chapter

The Deakin Perth Alumni Chapter offers a variety of events and opportunities for local alumni, and is always looking for new connections.

Join the Perth Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Email the Perth Alumni Chapter

Deakin Sydney Chapter

The Deakin Sydney Alumni Chapter offers a variety of events and opportunities for local alumni, and is always looking for new connections.

Join the Sydney Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Email the Sydney Alumni Chapter

Architecture and Built Environment Alumni Chapter

Connect with other creative and passionate Architecture and Built Environment graduates for professional development and social events.

Join the Architecture and Built Environment Alumni Chapter group on Facebook

Email the Architecture and Built Environment Alumni Chapter

Arts and Cultural Management Alumni Chapter

With the Arts and Cultural Management Alumni Chapter you’re connected with a community strongly embedded in the arts industry.

Email the Arts and Cultural Management Alumni Chapter

Commerce Alumni Chapter

The Deakin Commerce Alumni Chapter supports a vibrant community for its members to further enhance their careers and personal development.

Join the Commence Alumni Chapter on LinkedIn

Like the Commerce Alumni Chapter page on Facebook

Email the Commence Alumni Chapter

Deakin Business School (DBS) Alumni Chapter

The Deakin Business School frequently runs diverse events and activities to support your career.

Email the Deakin Business School (DBS) Chapter

Engineering Alumni (DEA) Chapter

One of Deakin’s longest standing chapters, the Deakin Engineering Alumni Chapter boasts strong industry links to help excel your career.

Join the Engineering Alumni (DEA) Chapter group on Facebook

Email the Engineering Alumni (DEA) Alumni Chapter

IT Alumni Chapter

The IT Alumni Chapter formed in 2017 to connect Information Technology graduates through professional development and networking events.

Email the IT Alumni Chapter

Law School Alumni Chapter

One of our most active chapters, the Law School Alumni Chapter runs events and other bi-monthly activities.

Join the Law School Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Email the Law School Alumni Chapter

Life and Environmental Sciences Alumni Chapter

The Life and Environmental Sciences Alumni Chapter formed in 2017 to connect graduates to each other and to Deakin for lifelong learning.

Join the Life and Environmental Sciences Alumni Chapter group on Facebook

Email the Life and Environmental Sciences Alumni Chapter

Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (MCEP) Alumni Chapter

Connect with professionals from multiple careers with our Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology chapter.

Like the Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (MCEP) Alumni Chapter page on Facebook

Email the Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (MCEP) Alumni Chapter

MBA Alumni Chapter

Our MBA chapter is rapidly developing, and is open to all MBA graduates giving them a powerful network of business and professional contacts.

Join the MBA Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Email the MBA Alumni Chapter

Medicine Alumni Chapter

The Medicine Alumni Chapter connects through social media and events, making it easy for busy graduates to remain connected.

Join the Medicine Alumni Chapter group on Facebook

Email the Medicine Alumni Chapter

Nursing and Midwifery Alumni Chapter

The Deakin School of Nursing and Midwifery is celebrating Nursing’s 30th anniversary in 2017. 

If you're interested in being involved by joining an alumni chapter committee or by participating in another way, please contact the Deakin Alumni Office.

Optometry (DUO) Alumni Chapter

The Deakin University Optometry Alumni Chapter launched in 2016 and holds a variety of professional development and social events.

Join the Optometry (DUO) Alumni Chapter group on Facebook

Email the Deakin University Optometry (DUO) Alumni Chapter

Property and Real Estate Alumni Chapter

Sport Management Alumni Chapter

Enjoy strong links with industry and community with our Sport Management Alumni Chapter.

Like the Sport Management Alumni Chapter page on Facebook

Email the Sport Management Alumni Chapter

International chapters

If you live or work overseas, Deakin's international alumni chapters are a great way to network and keep in touch.

Deakin Shanghai alumni chapter

Established in 2013, Deakin's Shanghai Alumni Chapter runs a series of events each year including presentations, dinners and networking drinks.

Join the Deakin Shanghai Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Email the Shanghai Alumni Chapter

Deakin United States alumni network

The Deakin United States Alumni Network provides University information, job ads, event invitations and links to blogs, articles and videos. It keeps US-based graduates connected and informed.

Join the Deakin United States Alumni Network group on LinkedIn

Email the United States Alumni Network

Deakin UK and Europe alumni network

The Deakin UK and Europe Alumni Network provides University information, job ads, event invitations and links to blogs, articles and videos. It keeps UK and Europe-based graduates connected and informed.

Learn more about the Deakin UK and Europe Alumni Network

Join the Deakin UK and Europe Alumni Network group on LinkedIn

Email the UK and Europe Alumni Network

Deakin Hong Kong alumni chapter

Established in 2014, Deakin's Hong Kong Alumni Chapter helps you keep in touch with Deakin graduates living and working in the Hong Kong area.

Email the Hong Kong Alumni Chapter

Deakin India alumni network

Deakin's India Alumni Network is an online community that facilitates meaningful, lifelong communication among its Indian alumni. It encourages discussion and aims to be a platform where alumni can express ideas, share experiences and stay connected.

Further information about Deakin's India Alumni Network is available through Deakin’s India Office.

Ravneet Pawha
India Office
Deakin International
+91 112 646 3797
Email Ravneet Pawha

Email the India Alumni Network

Deakin Indonesia alumni network

The Deakin Indonesia Alumni Network provides University information, job ads, event invitations and links to blogs, articles and videos. It keeps Indonesian-based graduates connected and informed.

Further information about Deakin's Indonesia Alumni and Aceh Networks is available through Deakin’s Indonesia office.

Join the Deakin University Indonesia Alumni Network group on Facebook

Email the Indonesia Alumni Network

Indonesia Office
Deakin International
Level 5, Grand Slipi Tower
Jalan Letjen S.Parman Kav. 22-24
Slipi, Jakarta Barat 11480
+62 21 290 222 18
Email the Indonesia office

Deakin Malaysia alumni chapter

The Malaysia Alumni Chapter run events, offers scholarships, posts job opportunities and promotes bilateral relations between universities. You can also get involved in the programs offered by the Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (MAAC), Deakin's professional association partner.

Further information about Deakin's Malaysia Alumni Chapter is available through the Alumni Relations team.

+61 03 5227 1019
Email Alumni Relations

Visit the Malaysian Australian Alumni Council website

Join the Deakin Malaysia Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Join the Deakin Malaysia Alumni Chapter group on Facebook

Email the Deakin Malaysia Alumni Chapter

Deakin Thailand alumni network

Deakin's Thailand Alumni Network provides information about scholarships, events and post graduate courses. It also posts links to videos, articles, blogs and is an easy way to stay in touch with fellow Deakin graduates based in Thailand.

Email the Thailand Alumni Network

Vietnamese Graduates from Australia Club (VGAC)

VGAC, Deakin's professional association partner, is a network of alumni from Australian universities living in Vietnam. With 6000 members spread across Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Hue, Da Nang and Can Tho, it offers activities including annual galas, professional seminars, employment opportunities, social gatherings, field trips and charity programs.

Join the Vietnamese Graduates from Australia Club

Australia China Alumni Association (ACAA)

Joining the ACAA allows you to build your professional networks and broaden your social circle with alumni from Deakin and other Australian universities.

Visit the ACAA website

Australian Alumni Singapore (AAS)

AAS is an umbrella platform for graduates from different Australian tertiary and professional institutions. Deakin graduates can join AAS to connect with Australian alumni from all over the world and benefit from the wide-reaching opportunities that AAS provides.

Visit the Australian Alumni Singapore website

Deakin Beijing Alumni Chapter

Established in 2016, Deakin's Beijing Alumni Chapter runs a series of events each year including seminars, dinners and networking drinks.

Join the Beijing Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Email the Beijing Alumni Chapter

Deakin Sri Lanka Alumni Chapter

The Deakin Sri Lanka Alumni Chapter offers a variety of events and opportunities for local alumni, and is always looking for new connections.

Join the Sri Lanka Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Email the Sri Lanka Alumni Chapter

Deakin Singapore Alumni Chapter

The Deakin Singapore Alumni Chapter offers a variety of events and opportunities for local alumni, and is always looking for new connections.

Join the Singapore Alumni Chapter group on LinkedIn

Email the Singapore Alumni Chapter

Information for developing an alumni chapter

For more information, including on how to develop an alumni chapter, download our Alumni Handbook and Information Guide below.

PDF Deakin Alumni Handbook and Information Guide -1.8MB

Contact us

Alumni Relations
+61 3 5227 1019
Email Alumni Relations