At Deakin, collaboration underscores everything we do.

Our award-winning partnerships help us turn research into beneficial commercial and community outcomes, produce world-class graduates and contribute to the growth and sustainability of the communities we’re part of.

Message from the Vice-Chancellor

A message about our partnerships from Deakin's Vice-Chancellor, Professor Jane den Hollander.

Read Professor Den Hollander's message

Industry and business collaboration

Deakin’s collaborations with industry and business have led to the successful launch of commercial products, innovations in health care and the development of new technologies in industries as diverse as automotive and agriculture. We work with industry and businesses of all sizes to solve real problems in new ways, offering access to world-class research, facilities, co-location opportunities, training and work ready graduates.

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Community partnerships

For Deakin, collaborating with the communities we’re part of to positively contribute to growth, education and sustainability is a strategic priority. To make this happen, we work with organisations and communities within Australia and internationally to tackle health and social issues and find solutions to worldwide challenges like food security and climate change.

Read more about our community engagement

International partnerships 

Deakin builds international partnerships to provide global research opportunities for industry, to help our students gain international experience for their future careers and to collaborate with world-class teachers and researchers.

Find out more about our international partnerships

University partnerships 

Deakin has a history of developing meaningful partnerships and connecting with likeminded universities around Australia and the world. These partnerships provide pathways for learning, opportunities for domestic and international students to experience new cultures and allow the sharing of ideas and experiences around Australia and the world.

Learn more about our university partnerships

Deakin Invenio

Deakin's online research hub, Invenio, unveils the exceptional innovation and research being conducted through our world-class research institutes and strategic research centres.

Discover our latest achievements and how we're building Deakin's global research footprint across the four key themes.

Visit Invenio

Interested in collaborating with us?

If you’d like to know more about collaborating with Deakin, we’d love to hear from you.

Academic Pathways Partnerships
Pathways Team
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International Relations and Partnerships
Gretchen Shillabeer
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Stakeholder Partnerships and Community Relations
Michael Mangos
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Deakin Industry Engagement Office
General Enquiries
+61 3 5227 1102
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Deakin Research Commercial
General Enquiries
+61 3 5227 1135
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