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Higher Degree by Research Important Dates 2011

Please be aware that these dates are subject to change and may, as a result, be updated.

Event Date
University opens for 2011 Tuesday 4 January
Australia Day - University closed Wednesday 26 January
Labour Day - University remains open Monday 14 March
Good Friday - University closed Friday 22 April
Easter Monday - University closed Monday 25 April
ANZAC Day public holiday (in lieu of Monday) - University closed  
Tuesday 26 April
Queen's Birthday - University remains open Monday 13 June
Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open Tuesday 1 November
University holiday Thursday 22 December - Tuesday 3 January 2012  
University opens for 2012 Tuesday 3 January 2012

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Research Census Dates

Teaching Period   Census Date
Quarter 1 Thursday 31 March
Quarter 2 Thursday 30 June
Quarter 3 Friday 30 September
Quarter 4 Saturday 31 December

The census date is the date which international research students must have paid their tuition fees in full by.  For further information visit the Fees and invoices website.


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Induction Dates 

Campus Date Time Location
Burwood campus  Thursday 14 April
 10 am - 4.30 pm
Geelong Waterfront campus    Friday 15 April  10 am - 4.30 pm   
Costa Lecture Theatre (D4.303)
Burwood campus  Thursday 6 October
 10 am - 4.30 pm hd3.008
Geelong Waterfront campus  Tuesday 18 October    10 am - 4.30 pm D2.194

For more information visit the Research Induction website.


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Scholarship closing dates

Domestic students
Thursday 30 June
Monday 31 October
International students
Thursday 30 June
Friday 30 September

For more information visit the Research scholarships website.

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Library thesis copies

In order to graduate, students must submit copies of their thesis to the library 6 weeks prior to the beginning of Graduations in April and October.  For more information visit the Research website.


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3 Minute Thesis Finals

Thursday 7 July
Time - tbc
Costa Lecture Theatre (D4.303)
Waterfront Campus

For more information visit Three Minute Thesis website.

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Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

1st November 2011