Our network of Deakin authorised agents

You can apply to study at Deakin through one of our authorised international agents. These organisations are all accredited by Deakin and will assist you with advice, liaise with the University on your behalf, provide information about courses and help you through the entire application process.

Deakin University authorised agents are subject to a rigorous application process and ongoing monitoring by the University. They have a signed agreement with Deakin University. If you are unsure whether the party you are liaising with is an authorised agent of Deakin University, please don't hesitate to contact us for verification.

Do I need to use a Deakin authorised agent to submit my application?

Deakin strongly recommends you use the support of a Deakin authorised agent. Their assistance can make the process much easier, particularly when you are applying for your student visa.

Students from certain regions will need to submit their application through a Deakin authorised agent. These countries include:

  • Egypt
  • Ghana
  • Iran
  • Kenya
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Uganda
  • Vietnam
  • Zimbabwe

The Department of Home Affairs requires all student visa applications to be lodged online. The online visa application process is lengthy and complex. Deakin strongly recommends that you seek the support of a registered agent to ensure your online visa application is submitted correctly. The Department of Home Affairs is not obligated to seek additional information from applicants who fail to submit all required documents at the time of application lodgement. If you fail to complete the online visa application correctly, you may receive a visa refusal.