International Students

The International Student Support team provides advice, support and encouragement to international students on a range of matters -

We are here to help you with...

  • Settling into life at Deakin and in Australia
  • General and personal issues that may affect your ability to study
  • Complaints and grievances
  • Applying for intermission / leave of absence
  • Financial difficulties
  • Homesickness
  • Social or cultural adjustment difficulties
  • Understanding your student visa and what is expected of you
  • Crisis management
  • Social activities, events and programs
  • Specific support for Under 18 and Australia Award students
  • Referrals to other key services at Deakin and the local community


How to apply for new visa.

Intermission/Leave of Absence

Information about intermission and leave of absence.

Enrolment Conditions for your Student Visa

General enrolment and fees information, as well as specific information for international students about studying at Deakin.

Compliance and visas

What you need to be aware of to ensure a smooth journey at Deakin on your student visa.

Students under 18

Information for current under 18 international students.

School Age Children

It is compulsory for school age children to be attending schools in Australia.

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