Research degree dates

Dates relating to scholarships and international fees are listed here for students studying a research degree.

Applications for candidature without scholarship may be made at any time. Applications for candidature and scholarships must be made by the applicable deadline. Commencement of candidature is not confined to Deakin's trimesters.

Visit Research for further details on research scholarships available and application deadlines.

Please note that the Doctor of Psychology (Clinical or Health streams) has only one yearly intake. To apply and for further details, visit How to apply for Research Degrees.

Event Date
University opens for 2016 Monday 4 January 2016
Australia Day - University closed Tuesday 26 January
Scholarship applications open: International students Monday 1 February
Labour Day - University remains open Monday 14 March
Good Friday - University closed Friday 25 March
Easter Monday - University closed Monday 28 March
Easter Tuesday - University closed Tuesday 28 March
2016 Quarter 1 Census date for international candidates Thursday 31 March
ANZAC Day – University closed Monday 25 April
Scholarship applications open: Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens Sunday 1 May
Queen's Birthday - University remains open Monday 13 June
2016 Quarter 2 Census date for international candidate Thursday 30 June
Scholarship applications close: International students Sunday 31 July
2016 Quarter 3 Census date for international candidates Friday 30 September
Scholarship applications close: Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens Monday 31 October
Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open Tuesday 1 November
2016 Quarter 4 Census date for international candidates Saturday 31 December
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