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Sport

By studying sport with us you'll truly be ready to hit the ground running, whichever career path you choose. Our diverse courses range from management, coaching and development through to business, science and clinical exercise.

Deakin's School of Exervise and Nutrition Sciences: ranked #1 in the world*

Deakin's 3D Gait Lab: the only lab in Australia to partner with the developers of 3D Gait

Learn in the real world

Australia's national pastime is sport – so why wouldn't we provide a cutting-edge course that's both elite athlete-friendly and has the world number one ranking for graduate salaries?

Source: SportBusiness International's Postgraduate Sports Course Guide, 2014

Partner with professional clubs and institutions

 You'll get hands-on learning with our prestigious sporting institution partners – from AFL and NRL clubs through to the Victorian Institute of Sport and Surf Life Saving Australia.

An elite athlete-friendly university

We'll help you achieve academic success alongside the heavy demands of training and pro competition. It's why we're a member of the Elite Athlete Friendly University Network (EAFU).

Research excellence

Get access to professional networks and contacts within the industry. Develop an in-depth knowledge of your particular area of interest – from movement analysis, physical activity and health through to sport performance.

I chose Deakin because it was a well respected University and an industry leader in this area of study.

Stephanie Moorhouse

Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science

Dedicated to sport

Deakin's sport facilities, partnerships and commitment to encouraging more women into the sector is second to none. 

Learn more about sport at Deakin

The best sport science school in the world

Deakin's School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences beat over 300 other schools to be ranked the world's best. ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments rated it the number one sport science school in the world.

Learn more about our #1 ranking

*ShanghaiRanking Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments

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