We are a multi-award winning, internationally recognised university.
We are proud to be:
Among the best
Deakin's education programs are ranked #31 in the world*
*QS Rankings by Subject
A top young university
One of the top 50 young universities in the world^
^QS World University Rankings
#1 in skills development
Ranked the #1 university in Victoria, Australia for skills development**
**Student Experience Survey
Deakin's professional experience program gives you real-life teaching experience and study credit for your degree. You will undertake at least 60 days of placements, meaning your CV will be filled with practical know-how and sought-after skills that employers look for.
Education sector links
Graduate with confidence with a degree in education and teaching from Deakin. Our courses are developed in consultation with principals, teachers and educators. Graduates receive teacher qualifications which are professionally accredited by the Victorian Institute of Teaching. By studying a Bachelor of Education (Early Years), you will also be accredited by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACEEQA).
There is a strong demand for qualified teachers worldwide. This has resulted in improvements in teaching conditions, resources and career advancement opportunities. As a Deakin graduate, you may find employment within the education sector in Australia or around the world.
Develop a greater understanding of relevant education issues, as well as high-level critical and evaluative skills. Deakin’s Master of Education brings together advanced learning and knowledge in professional education, inclusive education and international educational settings. The degree provides you with the skills to tackle the challenging and dynamic nature of education, as well as providing a rigorous research pathway to a PhD in education.
Education and teaching degrees
Find out more about studying education at Deakin or select an education degree from the table below.
Undergraduate education and teaching degrees
|Course name||Level of study||Apply|
|Bachelor of Early Childhood Education||Undergraduate||How to apply|
|Bachelor of Early Childhood and Primary Education||Undergraduate||How to apply|
|Bachelor of Education (Primary)||Undergraduate||How to apply|
|Bachelor of Arts/Master of Teaching (Secondary)||Undergraduate||How to apply|
|Bachelor of Health and Physical Education||Undergraduate||How to apply|
|Bachelor of Science/Master of Teaching (Secondary)||Undergraduate||How to apply|
Postgraduate education and teaching degrees
|Course name||Level of study||Apply|
|Graduate Certificate of Higher Education (Learning and Teaching)||Postgraduate||How to apply|
|Graduate Certificate of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)||Postgraduate||How to apply|
|Master of Education||Postgraduate||How to apply|
|Master of Teaching (Early Childhood)||Postgraduate||How to apply|
|Master of Teaching (Primary and Early Childhood)||Postgraduate||How to apply|
|Master of Teaching (Primary)||Postgraduate||How to apply|
|Master of Teaching (Secondary)||Postgraduate||How to apply|
|Master of Teaching (Primary and Secondary)||Postgraduate||How to apply|
|Master of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)||Postgraduate||How to apply|
While the information provided here was correct at the time of publication, Deakin University reserves the right to alter, amend or delete details of degree and unit offerings.
Deakin in your country
We have staff all over the world who can help you decide if Deakin is right for you. They can also help you complete and lodge your application. Meet up in person, or get in touch over the phone or email.