About Deakin University
Deakin, named after Australia’s second Prime Minister, is a young contemporary university with a reputation for being innovative, nimble and friendly. We aspire every day to combine excellent research and outstanding teaching with a strong focus on the communities we serve.
Why Studying at Deakin University?
Each of the three major international rankings have rated Deakin in the top 2% of universities worldwide (Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), Times Higher Education World University Rankings, QS World University Rankings)
- Deakin ranks 29 in the QS ranking of the world's top universities under 50 years.
- Deakin was awarded a 5-star rating by the prestigious university ranking organization Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). The rating indicates Deakin is world-class in a broad range of areas, has cutting-edge facilities and is internationally renowned for its research and teaching.
- Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) 2015 is a comprehensive quality evaluation of all research produced in Australian universities. Of the research we conduct at Deakin, 89% was rated at or above world standard.
Faculties and Schools
• Faculty of Arts and Education
o School of Communication and Creative Arts
o School of Education o School of Humanities and Social Sciences
o Institute of Koorie Education
• Faculty of Business and Law
o Deakin Business School
o Master of Business Administration (MBA)
o Deakin Law School
o Business and Law Development Network (BUiLD)
• Faculty of Health
o School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
o School of Health and Social Development
o School of Medicine o School of Nursing and Midwifery
o School of Psychology
• Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment
o School of Architecture and Built Environment
o School of Engineering
o School of Information Technology
o School of Life and Environmental Sciences
221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125
75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria 3216
1 Gheringhap Street Geelong, Victoria 3220
Princes Highway, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280