Virtual Open Day 2020

Sunday 16 August, 9am–4pm

Watch info sessions on courses and uni life, ask questions in live Q&A, chat to study experts and students, and win prizes – all from home.

COVIDSafe: Ensuring Deakin's campuses are a safe environment for everyone

Deakin is committed to maintaining the ongoing safety of our University community. A dedicated Campus Reactivation Group is working to progressively increase on-campus activities while maintaining the health and wellbeing of our staff, students and visitors.

Learn more about reactivating our COVIDSafe campuses

Deakin's research response to COVID-19

Our experts are developing evidence-based solutions to help us all navigate life during COVID-19. Discover the latest research, news and resources from Deakin researchers who are exploring the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on our communities.

Discover our COVID-19 research

Research

Research at Deakin is about changing the world. Our innovative research centres help to solve global challenges, create smarter technology, and improve the health and wellbeing of communities. With a diverse range of research areas, close links with industry, and first-class facilities, Deakin research creates real-world, far-reaching impact.

Find out more

Business and community

Deakin has a deep history of collaboration. We have forged partnerships with leaders in industry, government, and research to solve problems, share ideas, and inspire work-ready graduates. From developing community initiatives, connecting with global universities, to innovating with industry, Deakin promotes collaboration in everything we do.

Collaborate with us

Ready to apply?

If you've found your perfect course, it's time to start thinking about your application. Deakin has a whole host of tools and guidance to support you through the process – from need-to-know dates, to advice on writing a personal statement, to Application Assist appointments with a friendly Deakin adviser.

Premium. Proven. Loved. Study online at Deakin.

Invest in your skills now, to be ready for what comes next.

40 years of distance and online teaching excellence

#1 university in Australia for educational experience*

Connect with 60,000+ online students

Top 1% of universities worldwide#

Australia's top-rated tech support~

#1 university careers service in Australia^

78,000+ high-achieving online graduates

#1 university in Victoria for student satisfaction^^

Study a PhD or Master by Research at Deakin

Degree and scholarship applications are open.

Bring your passion to a university that shares your ambition. Connect with leading research teams and build practical skills that futureproof your career in a changing world.

Get help with your application

If you're ready to connect and learn in a dynamic community of 60,000 online students, book an Application Assist appointment to receive step-by-step guidance while you share a screen over Skype with one of our Future Student Advisers.

Book now

Find your pathway

There are more pathways to university than you might think. No matter your ATAR or education history, we are here to support you on your journey into study. Use our pathways finder tool and discover the options leading you to your dream course.

Use our pathway finder tool

Deakin's acknowledgement

Deakin acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of our lands and waterways. We pay respects to Elders past, present and emerging.

Deakin is committed to valuing, building and sustaining recognition, understanding and positive relationships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous Australians.

Read more about Deakin's commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander knowledge, culture and values

Footnotes

*2019 Student Experience Survey, based on undergraduate students
#ARWU Rankings 2019
^Australian Graduate Recruitment Industry Awards, 2017, 2018, 2019 winner
~According to the Voice Project IT Service Quality Support Benchmark Survey
^^Australian Graduate Survey 2010–2015, Graduate Outcomes Survey 2016–2019 (GOS), Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT)