Study Architecture in Australia

Architecture at Deakin University, Australia

You will have access to incredible facilities, including a contemporary design studio open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week; a fully-equipped workshop with 3D printers and laser cutters; and a building performance lab.

At Deakin University, Australia, you will study architecture hands-on from day one. You will build models and examine professional architects’ projects, as well as develop drawing, digital design and communication skills.

Deakin is ranked among the Top 150 universities worldwide for Architecture**
**QS World University Rankings


We are a multi-award winning, internationally recognised university and we are proud to be:

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A top university worldwide

Ranked among the Top 1% of universities worldwide*
*ShanghaiRankings World University Rankings 2017

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Top young university

One of the Top 50 young universities in the world.^
^The Times Higher Education World University Rankings and QS World University Rankings

The Centre for Advanced Design and Engineering Education Training at Deakin's Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

World-class architecture ranking

Ranked among the Top 150 universities worldwide for Architecture**
**QS World University Rankings

Discover Geelong, Australia

Find out about the beautiful city that is home to Deakin's Architecture courses - Geelong, Australia.

This is where Deakin's Geelong Waterfront Campus is located.

Architecture degrees

Find out more about studying architecture at Deakin or select an architecture degree from the tables below.


Bachelor of Design (Architecture) Undergraduate How to apply
Bachelor of Design (Architecture)/Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) Undergraduate How to apply


Master of Architecture Postgraduate How to apply
Master of Landscape Architecture Postgraduate How to apply

While the information provided here was correct at the time of publication, Deakin University reserves the right to alter, amend or delete details of course and unit offerings.

Skills and experience employers want

Upon graduating employers will appreciate the practical experience you have learnt through studying Architecture with Deakin.

As an architecture student you will collaborate with construction management students during your course – just as you will in the real-world which makes you an invaluable candidate for employment.

Professional accreditation

Your Deakin qualifications are recognised by industry through course accreditations. All of our postgraduate courses are regularly examined by key professional groups, including the Board of Architects Malaysia (Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia) and within Australia by:

  • the Australian Institute of Architects,
  • Architects Accreditation Council of Australia (AACA),
  • Architects Registration Board of Victoria (ARBV)
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS)
  • Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA)
  • the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA), as well as by the University itself.

Iman Azrai - Master of Architecture Student from Malaysia

'Learning at Deakin is great as it allows you to be flexible with your subjects giving you the choice of spacing them out depending on whether you take the summer trimester (Trimester 3)'

Deakin in your country

We have staff all over the world who can help you decide if Deakin is right for you. They can also help you complete and lodge your application. Meet up in person, or get in touch over the phone or email.Find a Deakin representative near you

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