Discover the Deakin course for you

Whether you are just beginning your education journey or looking to advance your professional skill set, Deakin offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. Explore our practical, industry-designed courses and discover why we are the #1 Victorian university for educational experience.*

Undergraduate degrees

Build a strong foundation for your future career with an undergraduate degree at Deakin. Our approach to learning emphasises practical experience, so you will graduate work-ready.

Postgraduate degrees

Our teaching staff are experts who have international links and strong connections with industry. Our postgraduate degrees are designed to meet industry best practice.

Find your dream degree

From commerce and business to education and nursing, you can find your dream degree at Deakin. Academic and language requirements are listed on each course page.

 

Top 200 universities worldwide

 

#1 in the world for sport science

 

#5 in the world for education

 

#16 in the world for nursing

 

Top 3 business school in Victoria

 

Award-winning university career service

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What area do you want to study?

Browse our range of study areas to find a degree that suits your interests, strengths and career goals. Explore subjects in more detail and understand the difference between related degrees.

Accounting and finance

Understand the financial aspects of markets and organisations to launch your future or take the next step in your career.

Accounting and finance

Architecture

Make an impact with your creativity and design skills by turning your big ideas into the homes, buildings and cities of the future.

Architecture

Arts, humanities and social sciences

Follow your passion and develop in-demand skills for a successful and rewarding career.

Arts, humanities and social sciences

Business and commerce

Develop the skills and knowledge needed to become a business leader and gain a globally recognised qualification.

Business and commerce

Construction management

Develop the skills and knowledge needed to manage construction projects from start to finish.

Construction management

Creative arts, design and writing

Master the tools of your trade and advance your artistic growth while developing industry connections.

Creative arts, design and writing

Criminology

Study the causes of crime and explore how it can be minimised or prevented.

Criminology

Our world-class research and teaching positions us in the top 1% of universities globally.

Data science and analytics

Discover how to turn raw data into valuable insights and develop in-demand skills.

Data science and analytics

Education

Build on your current knowledge and develop a more advanced skill set with a postgraduate education course.

Education

Engineering

Gain the skills and practical experience needed to design and develop solutions for global challenges.

Engineering

Environment and sustainability

Conserve wildlife and plants, study marine ecosystems or help with environmental education.

Environment and sustainability

Food and nutrition

Discover the relationship between food, nutrition, human health and disease prevention.

Food and nutrition

Prepare for the jobs of tomorrow with lifetime access to an award-winning university service.

Health

Enjoy a rewarding career and help people lead healthier lives.

Health

Humanitarian development and international relations

Advance your skills to lead in times of conflict and change with a postgraduate course.

Humanitarian development and international relations

Information technology and cyber security

Turn your passion for technology into a future-focused career with an accredited IT or cyber security degree.

Information technology and cyber security

Law

Get a first-class legal education from leading practitioners and researchers.

Law

MBA

Be equipped with management best practices to help you take the next step in your career.

MBA

Media and communication

Develop practical skills and industry connections, and graduate ready to shape the global media and communications landscape.

Media and communication

Medicine

Graduate skilled and motivated to improve community health and wellbeing.

Medicine

Nursing

Study with one of the largest and most reputable nursing schools in Australia.

Nursing

Psychology

Explore the way the human mind works and graduate ready to meet the huge demand for mental health professionals.

Psychology

Science

Embrace your curiosity and help discover solutions to world issues. Find out where a career in science can take you.

Science

Sport

Stand out in the sport industry with a Deakin degree – home to the world’s #1 sport science school.

Sport

Teaching

Develop the skills to nurture young minds and gain practical experience. Discover why Deakin is Australia’s #1 university for education.

Teaching

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.

Why study in Australia?

Why study in Australia?

Safe, welcoming and diverse, Australia is one of the most popular destinations for international students. Discover what it’s like to live and study in Melbourne and regional Victoria, and learn about work rights, living costs and transport.

Fees and scholarships

Fees and scholarships

Make your dream of studying at university in Australia a reality. Learn how university fees work, how to calculate and pay your fees, and discover international scholarship opportunities.

Entry requirements

To study at Deakin you first need to meet the academic, language and visa requirements. If you don't meet some of the conditions, we can help you find a pathway to your course.

Academic requirements

Each degree and study area has its own academic entry requirements based on your previous secondary school and university results.

English requirements

You will need to prove that you meet our English language requirements. Learn about what evidence you can provide to demonstrate this.

Under 18 years old?

If you are under 18 years of age you will need to have adequate welfare arrangements in place before being granted a visa.

Learn how to apply

Applications are now open. You can apply to study at Deakin by following our step-by-step instructions. If you are interested in a bachelor degree or a diploma, apply for an undergraduate course. A postgraduate course is either a masters degree or a PhD.

Authorised international agents

Deakin has a network of experienced authorised agents around the world. They provide advice and information on the University and our degrees, and can assist you with your visa and course application process.

Deakin representatives

We have staff all over the world who can help you decide if Deakin University is right for you. Our representatives can also help you complete and lodge your application. Meet up in person or get in touch over the phone or email.

My Deakin tutors and professors always give me an idea of what is happening in the real world behind the theories in books. With the work integrated learning program – which simulates on-the-job work – I feel very career-ready after I graduate.

Jerry, China

Bachelor of Commerce

Looking for more information?

Deakin runs course and study area webinars, where you can learn more about our degrees from course experts and current students. Find upcoming webinars or watch recordings from recent events.

Explore our webinars

Footnotes

* 2022 Student Experience Survey, Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT)
^ARWU Rankings 2023, THE World University Rankings 2023, QS World University Rankings 2024
#Australian Graduate Recruitment Industry Awards, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 winner for most popular career service in Australia; Employability award, 2021 Australian Financial Review Higher Education Awards

Get help or contact Deakin

Our friendly advisers are available to speak to you one-on-one about your study options, support services for international students and how we can help you study at Deakin in Australia.

Phone: +61 3 9918 9188

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