Study opportunities

Want to stay ahead of the crowd and enhance your professional identity? Deakin Business School's overseas study programs or work integrated learning initiatives provide you with this opportunity.

Gain first-hand business experience by undertaking experimental learning opportunities developed in conjunction with industry experts and international partners.

Overseas study programs

Travel the globe and gain knowledge and experience of conducting business internationally. With opportunities throughout the world, students are able to develop business reports in Asia, learn about the European economy in France or network with leaders from Fortune 500 companies in the United States. Where will your degree take you?

Find out more about our overseas study opportunities

Work-integrated learning

Work experience can make all the difference when you graduate and start applying for jobs. Through Deakin's work-integrated learning programs, you'll gain both work experience and credit towards your degree.

Find out more about work-integrated learning

Business internships

Get hands-on and practical experience interning with a company operating in the business field you’re interested in.

Community-based volunteering

Make an impact in a not-for-profit, community organisation – whether you’d like to be based locally in Australia or abroad.

Industry-based learning

Get thorough experience and real-world insights with up to a year’s experience working in a paid placement.

Work-based learning

Get even more from your part-time job by identifying, assessing and resolving a problem within the business, and getting a credit towards your degree for it.

Enterprise Geelong opportunities

Our Geelong business students can apply what they’ve learnt in real workplaces, thanks to the Enterprise Geelong Tertiary Business Skills Program.

Intensive units

If you can’t attend weekly classes or just want to attend classes for a shorter period of time across a trimester, consider studying in intensive mode.

Depending on your units, you could study in two blocks of two consecutive days – or full-day classes spread across several weeks. Further teaching support is offered to students online.


#DeakinAbroad allows students to share their experiences of traveling overseas while studying on one of the many international programs Deakin has to offer.

Opportunities for MBA students

Career Development Program

Our MBA Career Development Program has been designed to provide you with structured, dedicated career support as you progress through your MBA.

Find out more about Deakin’s MBA Career Development Program

Residential units

Immerse yourself in your MBA topic with residential units – six consecutive days of intensive study for an MBA unit. You’ll take part in innovative and experiential learning activities, and build your professional networks at the same time.

Learn more about our residential units

MBA Masterclasses

Deakin's MBA Masterclass series is a new study option for completing your MBA electives. The masterclasses focus on new trends and issues with industry leaders in a short and engaging format. You’ll also benefit from the diverse experience and unique perspective each student brings to the classroom.

Learn more about our MBA Masterclasses

Find a scholarship

Learn more about the relevant scholarships available for Deakin Business School students.

Find out about our business-related scholarships

PhD program

Each department within Deakin Business School is seeking intellectually curious doctoral applicants with a strong academic track record who are interested in undertaking rigorous, theory-advancing research.

Learn more about our PhD program