2019 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.
For further details on research scholarships available and application deadlines, see Scholarships.
Please note that the Doctor of Psychology (Clinical or Health streams) has only one yearly intake. More information is at Deakin's How to apply.
2019 Research Degree Census dates
|2019 Quarter 1 Census date for international candidates||Sunday 31 March|
|2019 Quarter 2 Census date for international candidate||Sunday 30 June|
|2019 Quarter 3 Census date for international candidates||Monday 30 September|
|2019 Quarter 4 Census date for international candidates||Tuesday 31 December|
2019 University opening dates
|New Year's Day||Tuesday 1 January||Closed|
|University holiday||Wednesday 2 January||Closed|
|University opens for 2019||Thursday 3 January||Open|
|Australia Day Holiday||Monday 28 January||Closed|
|Labour Day||Monday 11 March||Open|
|Good Friday||Friday 19 April||Closed|
|Saturday of Easter weekend||Saturday 20 April||Closed|
|Easter Sunday||Sunday 21 April||Closed|
|Easter Monday||Monday 22 April||Closed|
|Easter Tuesday||Tuesday 23 April||Closed|
|ANZAC Day||Thursday 25 April||Closed|
|Queen's Birthday||Monday 10 June||Open|
|AFL Grand Final Eve||Friday 27 September||Closed|
|Melbourne Cup||Tuesday 5 November||Open|
|University holiday||Monday 23 December 2019 - Wednesday 1 January 2020||Closed|
|Christmas Day||Wednesday 25 December||Closed|
|Boxing Day||Thursday 26 December||Closed|
|New Year's Day||Wednesday 1 January 2020||Closed|
|University opens for 2020||Thursday 2 January 2020||Open|
*When CLOSED is indicated, please note that our libraries may still be available on some days when the Uni is closed, please check the library website to confirm opening hours.