2018 Research Degree Dates
Dates relating to scholarships and international fees are listed here for students studying a research degree.
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 research scholarships available and application deadlines, see Scholarships.
Please note that the Doctor of Psychology (Clinical or Health streams) has only one yearly intake. More information is at Deakin's How to apply.
|University opens for 2018||Thursday 4 January|
|Australia Day - University closed||Friday 26 January|
|Labour Day - University remains open||Monday 12 March|
|Good Friday - University closed||Friday 30 March|
|2018 Quarter 1 Census date for international candidates||Saturday 31 March|
|Easter Monday - University closed||Monday 2 April|
|Easter Tuesday - University closed||Tuesday 3 April|
|ANZAC Day – University closed||Wednesday 25 April|
|Queen's Birthday - University remains open||Monday 11 June|
|2018 Quarter 2 Census date for international candidate||Saturday 30 June|
|AFL Grand Final Eve public holiday - University closed||Friday 28 September|
|2018 Quarter 3 Census date for international candidates||Friday 30 September|
|Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open||Tuesday 6 November|
|2018 Quarter 4 Census date for international candidates||Monday 31 December|