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.
|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|