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.
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.
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.
Architecture and Built Environment Alumni Chapter
Connect with other creative and passionate Architecture and Built Environment graduates for professional development and social events.
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.
Commerce Alumni Chapter
The Deakin Commerce Alumni Chapter supports a vibrant community for its members to further enhance their careers and personal development.
Deakin Business School (DBS) Alumni Chapter
The Deakin Business School frequently runs diverse events and activities to support your career.
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.
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.
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.
Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (MCEP) Alumni Chapter
Connect with professionals from multiple careers with our Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology 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.
Medicine Alumni Chapter
The Medicine Alumni Chapter connects through social media and events, making it easy for busy graduates to remain connected.
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.
Property and Real Estate Alumni Chapter
The Property and Real Estate Alumni Chapter is diverse and innovative, allowing you to expand your network at events.
Sport Management Alumni Chapter
Enjoy strong links with industry and community with our Sport Management Alumni Chapter.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
+91 112 646 3797
Email Ravneet Pawha
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
+61 3 5227 1019
Email Alumni Relations