Recent secondary education graduates
Completed secondary education in Australia within the past two years? Learn how you can apply to Deakin.
Applicants with work and life experience
If you left secondary education more than two years ago, you can use you work and life experience to support your application.
Applicants with TAFE experience
Use TAFE study as a stepping stone into university. Related or advanced diplomas you've completed can count as credit towards your course.
Applicants with higher education experience
Find out how to apply and what credit you may be eligible for if you have previous higher education experience.
Learn more about applying with previous higher education experience
The application process explained
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Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
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*Application close dates vary and not all courses are available for intake. Please refer to course pages for details. Some courses have limited places, apply early to avoid missing out.