Top 1% of universities worldwide


#1 sport science school in the world


#2 Victorian university for graduate employment


#5 in the world for education


#1 Victorian university for educational experience


#16 in the world for nursing


Are you an international student?

Do you want to study in Victoria, Australia? Choose to study at Deakin and join our community of thousands of international students. Discover our world-class degrees, excellent graduate outcomes and a university experience you will love.

Advance your career

Study at one of the world’s leading universities. Find out about our practical, industry-designed courses, and how to apply.

Get a world-class education

Learn more about our Deakin communities and what to expect from life in Melbourne and regional Victoria, Australia.

We'll get you career ready

From internships to career coaching, we have programs and resources to help you be job ready. We even offer you lifetime access to an award-winning university career service. Did you know that 16,000 people apply to Deakin each year to launch their ultimate career?

Secure your future at Deakin

Why choose Deakin for your research degree

Are you ready to make a mark in your chosen field? At Deakin, you'll work alongside the world's best researchers, access cutting-edge facilities and equipment and develop superior expertise.

Discover our research degrees and PhDs

We're shaping a sustainable future

Sustainability is embedded within Deakin’s culture as one of our core values. We’re committed to integrating sustainability through quality education, innovative campus operations and research.

Help us create positive change

Let’s keep Earth wonderful

At Deakin, we’re committed to building a sustainable, wonderful world through environmental education, innovative research and climate ready campuses. Our aim is to become carbon neutral by 2025. Check out our Wonderful Earth Stuff video below.

Explore our wonderful Earth stuff

The little patch of sun

It’s the charger of our furry friend's batteries and Deakin's Renewable Energy Microgrid. Did you know our solar farm, a component of the microgrid, is one of the largest on an Australian university campus?

Our strong commitment to reconciliation

Deakin has a proud history of supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to achieve their best inside and outside the classroom. We're committed to valuing, building and sustaining recognition, understanding and positive relationships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous Australians.

Learn more about Deakin's commitment

Fostering innovative partnerships

Our partnerships with industry, government and research leaders help us solve problems, share ideas and make you a work-ready graduate. From developing community initiatives and connecting with global universities to innovating with industry, we promote collaboration in everything we do.

Partner with us

International campuses

Thinking global, acting local – our trailblazing campuses in West Java, Indonesia and GIFT City, India are leading the way for higher education on an international scale.

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We're here to support you every step of the way

Our friendly advisers are available to speak to you one-on-one about your study options, support services and how we can help you further your career.

Domestic students
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International students
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