Geelong Waurn Ponds
Why did you choose this area of study?
I am passionate about research on plants.
When I was looking for master's courses abroad, I came across Deakin at a study fair in Hyderabad, India. I learnt that at Deakin I could finish my master's in 1.5 years and that Deakin offers international scholarships to do research. These reasons made me choose Deakin.
What is the best opportunity you have had at Deakin?
Interacting with eminent scientists from various departments and universities.
Deakin insider tip?
Go for a walk along the ponds (of course at Waurn Ponds campus) on a warm sunny day with a coffee.
How has your experience at Deakin affected your life?
At Deakin, I have met wonderful people, the supervisors of my PhD. They are fantastic people at heart, always helpful and they have made me feel at home.
Any recommendations for someone considering Deakin?
Deakin is helping me learn how to do research effectively and efficiently, with focus on publishing my research in high-quality international journals.
Deakin is helping me learn how to do research effectively and efficiently, with a focus on publishing my research in high-quality international journals.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Nano-biotechnology