Get from course to career with confidence

We're committed to helping you become the most employable version of yourself. Using proven tools and techniques we’ll help boost your career IQ, arming you with the comprehensive knowledge you need to land that job, build a satisfying career and prepare for the jobs of tomorrow.

Learn more about DeakinTALENT

#1 university career service in Australia

DeakinTALENT has been awarded Australia's #1 university careers service for 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 by the Australian Association of Graduate Employers*.

Become more employable with DeakinTALENT

Personal career coaching 

You’ll be assigned a qualified career coach who will teach you vital career management skills and provide ongoing mentoring and advice via regular one-on-one consultations.

Expand your network

Talk directly to industry experts about your career opportunities and get a foot in the door with future employers at year-round events such as the Experience and Employment Expo.

Master your personal brand

Join our talent development programs and workshops to learn how to best market yourself to potential employers so you’re positioned ahead of the pack.

Get digital recruitment practice

Take part in our simulated virtual recruitment process, receiving practical, personalised feedback along the way, so you’re equipped to nail job applications and interviews.

On-demand digital resources  

Get 24/7 access to our expansive jobs and internships board, career advancement webinars, career assessment tool, resume, job application and LinkedIn profile review services, and more.

Make a clear, agile career plan

We understand that the job market is tricky to navigate and careers are no longer linear. We’ll help you map out where you want to go, the best way to get there and when to change direction.

Careers are for life. So are we. 

You'll get access to our career service from your first day at Deakin until long after graduation – ensuring you're who employers want for jobs now, and into the future. We'll empower you to navigate the ever-changing job market with confidence.

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Our partners are your future employers

When you study at Deakin, gain access to a world of study and employment opportunities through our industry partners. We've fostered relationships with innovative companies across all industry sectors – and you'll get to meet them. You could be mixing with the brightest minds in your field at an industry event, or making a great first impression in a sought-after internship position. Take advantage of these connections to grow your professional network and create a pathway to your dream job.

Get ready for your dream career

Get ready for your dream career

Our courses train you to be adaptable across the jobs of the future and our practical approach to learning prepares you for any challenge your role throws at you.

Deakin’s career service is a door opener for professional development. It provides a thoroughly designed suite of tools to help you become job-ready throughout and even after your degree.

Hoa Pham

Bachelor of Communication (Public Relations) | Ambassador

Discover our courses

Our course guides showcase all the courses we have on offer, so you can find the perfect pathway to get you to your dream career.

Download our Undergraduate Course Guide 2022 (PDF, 4.1MB)

Download our Postgraduate Course Guide 2022 (PDF, 1.4MB)

Footnotes

*Australian Graduate Recruitment Industry Awards 2017–2020, winner for most popular career service in Australia.

Get in touch with an adviser

Chat to our experts and get your questions answered with one-on-one support throughout your journey.

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