Deakin University is a public university in Victoria, Australia. Established in 1974 with the passage of the Deakin University Act 1974, the university was named after the second Prime Minister of Australia, Alfred Deakin.


As one of Australia’s leading tertiary education providers, Deakin offers a personalised experience enhanced by world-class programs and innovative digital engagement. We lead by creating opportunities to live and work in a connected, evolving world.

With four outstanding campuses in Melbourne, Geelong and Warrnambool, and a premium online learning platform that exceeds any other in Australia, all 60,000 of our students enjoy unlimited access to world-leading facilities and a friendly, welcoming atmosphere – regardless of whether they’re studying on campus or online.

With a history of being innovative and cutting edge, we’re globally renowned for our excellent facilities, exceptional teaching, flexible learning and world-class research.



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Deakin University’s extensive clinical placements helped me to understand complex knowledge, developing my resilience and decision-making skills.

Annabelle (Phillippines)

Bachelor of Nursing

Melbourne is such a beautiful place to live. At Deakin University, you will fall in love with everything… the campus, people, environment and education!

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English Language Program


Why Study the Arts in Europe?

Dr Sarah Pinto, historian and Course Director for Bachelor of Arts at Deakin University, says degrees in the arts are favoured among prospective students, in part due to the flexibility and diversity that the degree offers.