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Progressive, real-world learning

Join a world-class university and be ready to take on tomorrow with confidence. At Deakin you won’t just learn about the future, you’ll prepare for it with real-world learning fuelled by progressive thinking.

Find a course

Explore our practical, industry-designed courses and get ready to launch a career with impact. From architecture, design, engineering and IT, to business, education, health, science and sport. We offer a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees, plus a suite of flexible short courses.

Find a course

Find a course by ATAR

Discover the possibilities ahead of you. Use our handy course finder to weigh up your study options based on your potential ATAR and find which campus offers your ultimate course. There’s more than 200 industry-designed degrees for you to explore.

Study online

Digital is in our DNA. With over 40 years’ experience in distance and online education, rest assured your online experience won’t be an afterthought. Browse over 200 courses designed for interactive online learning and find out how our premium platform works.

Open a world of opportunities with a research degree

Re-imagine your career, connect with industry and make your impact alongside world-leading researchers in one of Australia’s leading research communities.

Learn more about becoming a research student

Key dates

Every date you need to know, per trimester, in the one convenient location. Plus, you can also browse a list of all public holidays and study breaks.

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Ways to study

Deakin offers accessible programs and resources for students that need extra flexibility or support during their studies. From overseas study and workplace learning to specialised programs for elite athletes and Indigenous students – we ensure you can achieve your study goals alongside personal or professional commitments.

Discover ways to study

How to apply

Find all you need to know about applying for a course or scholarship as an undergraduate, postgraduate, research or international student. Plus, explore a comprehensive hub of information on recognition of prior learning, offers, enrolments and special consideration.

Learn how to apply

Applications for mid-year study are now open

Found your dream course? Start the journey towards a career you love by applying today.

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Entry pathways

Whether you get the ATAR you hoped for or not, we’ll make sure your hard work is rewarded with a pathway to university.

Discover the different pathways available to you, including bridging courses and campus transfers, and learn how you can get into uni no matter your ATAR.

Fees and scholarships

It’s important to understand the costs associated with going to university, and the areas where you may be able to reduce them. Find out how our fees work and what financial assistance you could be eligible for through scholarships and government loan schemes.

Learn more about fees and scholarships