Meet Deakin Live

Join us for this exciting virtual event, where you can ask Deakin staff, current students and alumni questions in our live question and answer (Q&A) sessions.

Deakin University is proud to offer the chance to Meet Deakin Live online in this informative and engaging virtual event that lets you interact with Deakin staff, current students and alumni, no matter where you are in the world.

We have a number of live student experience Q&A sessions that we invite you to join, as well as plenty of pre-recorded course information sessions listed below. You can also engage directly with a Deakin advisor on the day via LiveChat.

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If you have questions for us, speak directly with a Deakin Adviser via LiveChat.


Join us for Meet Deakin Live, starting 2pm AEDT (UTC +11), Saturday 17 October

Meet Deakin Live, 2pm AEDT Sat 17 Oct


Live student experience Q&A sessions

As part of Meet Deakin Live, you will have the opportunity to have your questions answered live by current Deakin students, facilitated by a Deakin representative. We encourage you to register for as many sessions as you like.

Live Q&A sessionTime and dateRegister

Meet Deakin Business School
Want to learn more about Deakin Business School? Join our live panel discussion with Deakin academics Prof. Alex Newman, Associate Prof. Kerrie Bridson & Dr Micaela Spiers as well as recent Bachelor of Commerce graduate, Shraddha Lallchand to have your questions answered.

2pm AEDT (UTC +11), Saturday 17 OctoberRegister now

DUELI Online to award
In this session, Director of DUELI (Deakin University English Language Institute) Ben Stubbs will be outlining the range of direct entry online English pathway programs to Deakin and the different opportunities students will have to make friends with international and local students at Deakin.

3pm AEDT (UTC +11), Saturday 17 OctoberRegister now

Deakin College – your pathway to Deakin
Deakin College is a direct pathway to Deakin University, providing the Deakin student experience that supports successful transition to further studies at the University.

Join Deakin College Director of Marketing and Admissions Justine Morris and former Deakin College student Zhibo (Tom) Tang as they discuss Deakin College's innovative approach to teaching and learning, positive student experience and engagement with digital learning technologies.

3.45pm AEDT (UTC +11), Saturday 17 OctoberRegister now

Scholarships: understanding financial support at Deakin
This session will provide an overview of the wide range of scholarships available to international students.

We will be joined by Deakin scholarship recipients Girish Gupta and Shraddha Lallchand, who will share their experiences and how receiving a scholarship helped them realise their dreams.

4.30pm AEDT (UTC +11), Saturday 17 OctoberRegister now

Springboard into employment
There is a good reason why Deakin University has been awarded #1 for student satisfaction 10 years in row; our graduate outcomes. Learn about our Deakin Talent program as well as our culture and approach that ensuring graduates are 'job ready'.

We will be joined by Deakin graduates Chari Gunaratne, now working at Deakin in Sri Lanka, and Tuya Gombosuren, who completed the 'Interns at Deakin' program and is currently working at Deloitte.

5.15pm AEDT (UTC +11), Saturday 17 OctoberRegister now

Studying online: Working the current environment to your advantage
2020 has been a year of change. Students are questioning whether to start studying online. This session discusses online learning and some of the strategies that you can employ to make the most of the situation.

Current Deakin student Justin Woyengo and Deakin graduate and Deakin College employee Danielle Shevlin will share how they excelled in their studies in Deakin's innovative Cloud Campus.

6pm AEDT (UTC +11), Saturday 17 OctoberRegister now

Life at Deakin
There's more to university life than just textbooks and lectures. Learn about our student clubs and societies, accommodation, living in Australia and support services.

We will be joined by current Deakin students Tia Kwan, Hoa Pham and Christian Mashingaidze, who can answer your questions about life at Deakin.

6.45pm AEDT (UTC +11), Saturday 17 OctoberRegister now

Pre-recorded undergraduate course information sessions

Artificial intelligence

The rise of robotics, and the widespread use of machine learning, is revolutionising the ICT industry, with an AI specialist the top emerging role in 2020. Learn about the exciting topics covered in artificial intelligence, from data to optimisation, and explore the possibilities of connecting with an exciting new data-driven world.


Explore engineering careers in computer modelling, virtual reality environments, 3D printing and world-leading rapid prototyping capabilities. Learn how studying at Deakin will ensure you gain the practical experience, knowledge and skills that employers are looking for.


Discover what it’s like to study commerce at an internationally recognised, AACSB and EQUIS accredited business school. Combine a solid foundation in business with your choice of professional majors including marketing, HR management, economics, financial planning and accounting.

Nutrition and dietetics

Develop a multifaceted understanding of food, including its vital role in human health, wellbeing and disease prevention. Graduate with skills to change the way society views food for the better, ready to pursue a pathway into dietetics or work in a range of careers in the food industry, health services, business and mass media.

More pre-recorded undergraduate course information sessions

Play one of our other pre-recorded undergraduate course information sessions and discover how one of Deakin's world-class degrees can help you reach your career goals:

Communication – advertising and digital media (21:54)
Discover how Deakin is producing the next generation of big idea thinkers through our advertising and digital media degrees. Explore how you’ll develop the critical skills required to channel your creativity and ideas into campaigns, podcasts, thought-provoking video or social media execution.

Early childhood education (19:17)
If you’re passionate about children’s education, our early childhood education degree opens the door to a range of inspiring career opportunities. Find out how you can become qualified to teach in early childhood settings and set yourself up for a rewarding career making a difference to the lives of others.

Deakin College pathways (14:20)
Learn more about Deakin College, a direct pathway to Deakin University that lets you experience supported campus life straightaway. You will feel part of the Deakin community and your transition will be seamless.

Visit Deakin's YouTube page to find the full range of pre-recorded sessions (please note, these sessions were originally recorded for Deakin's domestic open day and contain references to domestic-only entry requirements and scholarships.)

You can also visit our webinars page to find a range of international student-focused webinars.

Pre-recorded postgraduate course information sessions

Postgraduate health

This is your opportunity to learn more about career opportunities in the global health industry, and learn from leading professionals about Deakin’s postgraduate health course structure and project opportunities.

Postgraduate engineering

Deakin’s engineering courses are hands-on, industry-led and give you access to some of the most exciting technology in Australia. Learn more about Deakin’s popular postgraduate engineering courses from our Associate Head of School International, School of Engineering.

Postgraduate IT

As a constantly evolving industry, IT offers an exciting future. From artificial intelligence to data science, you can choose from Deakin’s range of world-class general and specialised IT degrees to suit your career goals.

MBA International

Deakin’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs are internationally renowned for their excellence, strong industry connections and course flexibility.

More pre-recorded postgraduate course information sessions

Play one of our other pre-recorded postgraduate course information sessions and discover how one of Deakin's world-class degrees can help you reach your career goals:

Master of Teaching (40:46)
Deakin’s Master of Teaching degrees prepare you for a creative, challenging and truly rewarding career. As a Master of Teaching graduate you will find a wide range of employment opportunities. Discover more about these world-class degrees and how they can help you reach your career goals.

Visit our webinars page to find the full list of pre-recorded webinars.


Our scholarships recognise international students with high academic performance and the potential to make a positive contribution to the University and its community. Deakin offers a wide range of scholarships, including the prestigious Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship.

Discover our wide range of range of scholarships available to international students

Your country or region and Deakin

If you would like to know more about studying at Deakin as an international student, visit our country or region pages and discover student stories, upcoming events in your country and more.

Your country or region and Deakin

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