Our industry connections

We’re proud of our broad industry connections. Our industry partners inform course curriculum, so that what we teach is appropriate and matches industry practice. These partnerships also open up a range of work placement and study abroad opportunities for our students.

Courses informed by industry leaders

Each of our faculties and associated schools have varied industry connections that help our courses stay relevant, both to current workplaces and the workplaces of the future. Rest assured that your course at Deakin has been informed by the best in industry, setting you up on a clear path in the field of your choice.

Learn about the Faculty of Arts and Education's industry relations and partnerships

Learn about the Faculty of Business and Law's industry relations and partnerships

Learn about the Faculty of Health's industry relations and partnerships

Learn about the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment's industry relations and partnerships

Stay a step ahead with workplace learning

Thanks to our many partnerships and industry connections, you can gain credit towards your degree with work experience opportunities in an area that interests you. 

Take your pick from workplace internships, paid placements or work-integrated learning programs. You'll benefit by gaining all the skills, knowledge and networks you need to get your career off to the best start.

Read more about workplace learning

Open your mind by studying overseas

The partnerships we have across the world mean that you can choose to study overseas, learn a language and travel, all as part of your Deakin degree. We offer numerous short- and long-term programs, from volunteering projects and international study tours to internships and exchange programs.

Learn more about overseas study