Research degree dates
Applications for candidature without scholarship may be made at any time. Applications for candidature and scholarships must be made by the applicable deadline. Commencement of candidature is not confined to Deakin's trimesters.
For further details on available research scholarships and application deadlines, see scholarships.
Note that the Doctor of Psychology (Clinical or Health streams) has only one yearly intake. More at How to apply.
|University opens for 2015||Monday 5 January 2015|
|Australia Day - University closed||Monday 26 January|
|Scholarship applications open: International students||Sunday 1 February|
|Labour Day - University remains open||Monday 9 March|
|2015 Quarter 1 Census date for international candidates*||Tuesday 31 March|
|Good Friday - University closed||Friday 3 April|
|Easter Monday - University closed||Monday 6 April|
|Easter Tuesday - University closed||Tuesday 7 April|
|University closed - observing ANZAC Day||Monday 27 April|
|Scholarship applications open: Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens||Friday 1 May|
|Queen's Birthday - University remains open||Monday 8 June|
|2015 Quarter 2 Census date for international candidates*||Tuesday 30 June|
|Scholarship applications close: International students||Friday 31 July|
|2015 Quarter 3 Census date for international candidates*||Wednesday 30 September|
|Scholarship applications close: Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens||Saturday 31 October|
|Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open||Tuesday 3 November|
|2015 Quarter 4 Census date for international candidates*||Thursday 31 December|