Graduate job ready with access to industry placements
Top 1% of universities worldwide*
Design and create in our purpose-built facilities
Courses within Design
Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours)
Bachelor of Design (3D Animation)
Bachelor of Design (Architecture)
Bachelor of Design (Architecture)/Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours)
Bachelor of Design (Digital Technologies)
Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication)
Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Honours)
Bachelor of Environmental Engineering (Honours)
Bachelor of Information Technology
Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Honours)
Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering (Honours)
Master of Architecture
Master of Architecture (Design Management)
Master of Communication
Master of Creative Arts
Master of Engineering
Master of Engineering (Professional)
Master of Professional Practice (Engineering)
Strong industry links
Deakin is an active member of Design Institute of Australia (DIA) and International Council of Design (Ico-D) and supports Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA). Our design degrees (3D animation, digital technologies and visual communication) are formally recognised by the DIA and meet industry standards, ensuring you stand out to employers after graduation.
Design. Shape your future.
Deakin is building the next generation of Designers. Learn more about design at Deakin.
Problem-solve the future with design
Shape cutting-edge concepts, adapt to industry trends and access the very latest technology at Deakin.
Gain the skills that employers value
Gain industry experience working on real projects. Final year design students collaborate on a cross-disciplinary project, working with not-for-profit clients on a project that culminates in a final exhibition of work.
Access exceptional facilities
Deakin architecture students have access to our contemporary design studio and fully equipped workshop, with computer-aided design software, 3D printers and laser cutters.
Learn from leaders in their field
Be inspired, encouraged and supported through every stage of your studies by academic staff with extensive industry experience and valuable connections.
Creative arts and design information evenings
Deakin is running creative arts and design information evenings at our Melbourne Burwood and Geelong Waterfront Campuses in September.
I believe that designers have the ability to create change. Design is everywhere, in everything, and that is a very powerful thing.
Your work in the spotlight
As a design student, you'll have the opportunity to take part in regular exhibitions and showcases throughout your course, including annual graduate shows.
*ARWU Rankings 2019