STEM Scholarship

The Deakin Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Scholarship is a 20 percent scholarship for international students from selected nationalities applying for undergraduate and postgraduate coursework degrees in the disciplines of Architecture and Construction Management, Engineering, Information Technology, Science or Environment.

You will be automatically assessed for the scholarship when you submit your application for your chosen degree.

Find out more about the STEM Scholarship entry requirements or select an eligible degree from the degrees listed below.


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Eligible architecture degrees

At Deakin, you'll study architecture hands-on from day one. You'll build models and examine professional architects’ projects, as well as develop drawing, digital design and communication skills.

You'll also have access to incredible facilities, including a contemporary design studio open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, a fully-equipped workshop with 3D printers and laser cutters, and a building performance lab.

Deakin is ranked among the top 200 universities worldwide for Architecture^

Find out more about studying architecture at Deakin or select an eligible architecture degree from the table below.
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View list of eligible undergraduate architecture degrees

View list of eligible postgraduate architecture degrees

Eligible construction management degrees

Deakin’s construction management programs will give you an understanding across a variety of roles relevant to quantity surveying and construction management.

Whether you want to work in the commercial, industrial, residential, project management and contract administration area, a mix of hands-on practice and theory-based learning at Deakin will prepare you for the workplace.

Find out more about studying construction management at Deakin or select an eligible construction management degree from the table below.

Eligible construction management undergraduate degrees

Eligible construction management postgraduate degrees

Eligible engineering degrees

Deakin’s engineering programs will introduce you to real-world engineering challenges and encourage you and your classmates to work together to develop creative and original solutions.

You will have the opportunity to work on current engineering projects in consultation with industry, exposing you to what it is really like to work in this field.

We have access to incredible, future-focused facilities, some of the best in the university sector. The Centre for Advanced Design in Engineering Training (CADET) will be your home base, and it has been specially designed as an all-purpose hub for engineering excellence

Find out more about studying engineering at Deakin or select an eligible engineering degree from the table below.

Eligible environment degrees

Whether you want to converse wildlife and plants, study marine ecosystems or assist with environmental education, your Deakin environment degree will prepare you to make key environmental developments and decisions. Our programs will take you out of the typical classroom setting and into the lab or field, exposing you to practical real-life settings in which today’s environment graduates work.

Find out more about studying environment at Deakin or select an eligible environment degree from the table below.

Eligible information technology degrees

All Deakin IT students have the opportunity to undertake work experience, giving you the chance to apply the knowledge learnt in the class room in a practical setting.

Deakin’s strong links with industry mean you will work with well-respected Australian and international organisations, helping you to build your professional network.

Our IT programs are professionally accredited by the Australian Computer Society meaning your degree will be recognised by industry.

Find out more about studying information technology at Deakin or select an eligible information technology degree from the table below.

Eligible science degrees

All Deakin science courses have a focus on practical experience and offer hands-on learning from year one. Professional practice units provide opportunities for workplace visits, field trips, industry learning and creating valuable networks.

Deakin is the first university in Australia, and the only university in the Asia-Pacific region, to offer a professionally accredited forensic science degree

Find out more about studying science at Deakin or select an eligible science degree from the table below.

While the information provided here was correct at the time of publication, Deakin University reserves the right to alter, amend or delete details of scholarship, course and unit offerings.

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