Whether you are just starting out at Bendigo TAFE, or have completed your Diploma / Advanced Diploma, Deakin will provide you with the tools and advice to help you transfer to Deakin when you are ready. Many students complete the first part of their education at Bendigo TAFE, then transfer to Deakin University to complete their degree.
Bendigo TAFE provides pathway students Guaranteed Entry to Deakin in a growing range of disciplines, subject to meeting reasonable entry standards.
Deakin is the second largest provider of higher education to Bendigo students and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victorians (outside of metropolitan Melbourne). The University has established links with key local employers of the Bendigo Manufacturing Group and Australian Industry Group (AIG). The Deakin School of Engineering has a key strategic partnership with Bendigo to strengthen local manufacturing.
Guaranteed Entry Pathways: Deakin–Bendigo TAFE Pathways Program
|Bendigo Course||Deakin Course||Maximum Credit points recognised||Campus of offer||What you need for entry|
|Diploma of Engineering -Technical MEM50212||Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours) S462||8||Waurn Ponds Cloud/Online||Completion of the diploma + 50% average mark|
|Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care CHC50113||Bachelor of Early Childhood Education E330||8||Burwood Waurn Ponds Warrnambool Cloud/Online||Successful completion of graded Diploma of Children's Services (ECE & Care) (or equivalent). OR Non-graded diploma holders are required to provide evidence of literacy & numeracy. + 60% average mark|
|Diploma of Graphic Design CUV50311||Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Communication Design) A355||8||Burwood, Waterfront Warrnambool, Cloud/Online||Completion of the diploma + 50% average mark|
|Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing 22091VIC||Bachelor of Arts A300||8||Burwood Waurn Ponds Warrnambool Cloud/Online||Completion of the diploma + 50% average mark|
Deakin also offers a wide range of credit for prior learning to Bendigo TAFE graduates and many students complete the first part of the program at Bendigo TAFE, then transfer to Deakin University to complete their degree.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further assistance, or call 1300 DEGREE (1300 334 733)
To find out what credit you may be eligible for, search our Credit for Prior Learning Database below and learn what credit you can receive from your qualifications.
Deakin welcomes applications for credit from all TAFE courses. Even if your course isn't listed, you can still apply to Deakin and be offered credit for your studies. You can also apply for CPL if you have significant work experience in your chosen area of study.