Deakin University

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA

Brief information

According to AbbreviationFinder, Deakin University has its main location in the Australian coastal metropolis of Melbourne and offers its students a brand new campus with the most modern equipment and a great campus feeling.

She is particularly proud of the high level of student satisfaction. In this area, it is currently the number one public university in Australia. It has also received the highest award, the so-called Five Star Rating, from the ranking organization Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) and is one of the world’s top universities under 50 years of age.

At Deakin University, students can obtain undergraduate or postgraduate degrees, spend a semester abroad or take a language course. To this end, the university works closely with commercial enterprises, to enable students to gain initial work experience as part of internships. Findings from the private sector are also used for the teaching content.

In addition to business, the particularly outstanding subjects at Deakin University also include subjects from the sports sector. According to international rankings, the courses in sports science and sports management are among the top 10 worldwide.

  • Website der Deakin University

University facts

Year of foundation: 1974

Type of university: State university

Number of students: total 42000, international 8000

Accreditations:

  • AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
  • EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System)
  • CRICOS Provider Code: 00113B

Academic year:

The academic year at Deakin University is divided into three trimesters, although trimester 3 is not part of the official academic year, but only offers additional study options.

Study programs

  • Academic Gap Year
  • postgraduate studies
  • semester abroad
  • bachelor’s degree
  • LLM
  • Master’s degree
  • MBA
  • Promotion
  • language courses

International students are offered the opportunity to study for one or two terms at Deakin University as part of the Study Abroad semester program at Deakin University’s English Language Institute. Two trimesters equal one academic year.

There is the possibility of free course selection across trimesters and departments from all university courses of the bachelor’s and master’s degree programs offered at Deakin University.

The desired courses are already specified in the application. Course selection must be approved by the relevant Deakin University department. As a rule, you will also receive confirmation of the approved courses together with the acceptance for the Study Abroad Program.

  • Deakin University semester program

Fees

  • Trimester 3 2022

Tuition for four courses

10720,00 AUD

Tuition for three courses

8040,00 AUD

Further information on the tuition fees can be found under the following link.

There are also additional costs for the Overseas Students Health Cover of AUD 350.

  • Tuition fees at Deakin University

Financing options

Students have the opportunity to apply for foreign BAföG for their semester abroad at Deakin University, provided they study there for at least 2 trimesters. In addition to a subsidy for tuition fees of up to EUR 4,600, the foreign BAföG also includes financial support for travel and living expenses as well as health insurance, provided that there is an individual entitlement to funding.

Requirements

Applicants to the Deakin University semester program must have a high school diploma.

Sufficient knowledge of English is usually proven by a standardized language test such as the TOEFL or the IELTS. Applicants with an English Abitur grade of 7 points or better may also take a DAAD test instead of the TOEFL or IELTS.

The required minimum scores in the language tests for some courses may be higher than stated below.

The language skills can be proven by one of the following test results or documents:

Undergraduate Postgraduate
DAAD language test B2-Level B2-Level
DUELI: University’s own test possible possible
English grade high school 7
IELTS 6.0-6.5 (no range below 6.0-6.5) 6.0-6.5 (no range below 6.0-6.5)
TOEFL (internet-based) 65 (Writing: 21-27) 79 (Writing: 21-27)

The language certificate can be submitted up to two months before the start of the program.

  • Deakin University Application Requirements

Degrees/Courses

Degrees/Courses in English – Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Applied Science – Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communication
  • Bachelor of Arts in Professional and Creative Writing
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations
  • Bachelor of Biological Science
  • Bachelor of Biological Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business – Sport Management
  • Bachelor of Business Analytics
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Construction Management
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts – Animation and Motion Capture
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts – Dance
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts – Drama
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts – Film and Digital Media
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts – Film and Television
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts – Photography
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts – Visual Arts
  • Bachelor of Creative Arts – Visual Communication Design
  • Bachelor of Criminology
  • Bachelor of Design – Architecture
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood and Primary Education
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering Science
  • Bachelor of Environmental Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science – Environmental Management and Sustainability
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science – Marine Biology
  • Bachelor of Environmental Science – Wildlife and Conservation Biology
  • Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science
  • Bachelor of Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Bachelor of Food and Nutrition
  • Bachelor of Forensic Science
  • Bachelor of Forensic Science
  • Bachelor of Health and Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology – Computer Science and Software Development
  • Bachelor of Information Technology – Games Design and Development
  • Bachelor of Information Technology – I.T. Security
  • Bachelor of Information Technology – Mobile and Apps Development
  • Bachelor of Information Technology – Professional Practice
  • Bachelor of International Studies
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Management
  • Bachelor of Marketing (Psychology)
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Property and Real Estate
  • Bachelor of Property and Real Estate (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Public Health and Health Promotion
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Sport Development
  • Bachelor of Zoology and Animal Science

Studies/Courses in English – Postgraduate

  • Master of Accounting and International Finance
  • Master of Accounting Information Systems
  • Master of Applied Science
  • Master of Applied Science in Biotechnology
  • Master of Applied Science in Dietetics
  • Master of Applied Science in Epidemiology
  • Master of Applied Science in Exercise Sciences
  • Master of Applied Science in Food Sciences
  • Master of Applied Science in Health and Social Development
  • Master of Applied Science in Human Biology (Physiology)
  • Master of Applied Science in Medicine
  • Master of Applied Science in Nursing and Midwifery
  • Master of Applied Science in Population Health (Public Health)
  • Master of Applied Science in Psychology
  • Master of Applied Science in Sport Coaching
  • Master of Applied Social Research
  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Architecture (Design)
  • Master of Arts (Creative Enterprise)
  • Master of Arts (International Relations)
  • Master of Arts (Writing and Literature)
  • Master of Arts and Entertainment Management
  • Master of Arts in Arts
  • Master of Arts in Clinical and Forensic Psychology
  • Master of Arts in Community Health
  • Master of Arts in Disability
  • Master of Arts in Education
  • Master of Arts in Evaluation and Health Impact Assessment
  • Master of Arts in Exercise
  • Master of Arts in Health and the Environment
  • Master of Arts in Health Promotion
  • Master of Arts in Health Psychology and Quality of Life
  • Master of Arts in Human Factors such as Auditory and Visual Perception
  • Master of Arts in Human Sexuality and Relationships
  • Master of Arts in Nutrition
  • Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy
  • Master of Arts in Physical Activity
  • Master of Arts in Public Health
  • Master of Arts in Public Health Policy
  • Master of Arts in Rural Health
  • Master of Arts in Social Determinants of Health
  • Master of Arts in Social Work
  • Master of Biotechnology
  • Master of Biotechnology (Honours)
  • Master of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
  • Master of Business (Personal Injury)
  • Master of Business (Sport Management)
  • Master of Business Administration (International)
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Business Consulting
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Business Law
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in eBusiness and Supply Chain Management
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Enterprise Systems
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Finance
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Human Resource Management
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Insurance and Risk Management
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in International Business
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Research
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Retail Management
  • Master of Business Administration (International) in Social Media and Mobile Strategies
  • Master of Business Administration in Accounting
  • Master of Business Administration in Arts and Entertainmemt Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Business Analytics
  • Master of Business Administration in Business Consulting
  • Master of Business Administration in Corporate Governance
  • Master of Business Administration in eBusiness and Supply Chain Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Enterprise Systems
  • Master of Business Administration in Environmental Sustainability
  • Master of Business Administration in Finance
  • Master of Business Administration in Financial Planning
  • Master of Business Administration in Health and Human Services Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Human Resource Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Innovation
  • Master of Business Administration in Insurance and Risk Management
  • Master of Business Administration in International and Community Development
  • Master of Business Administration in International Trade and Business
  • Master of Business Administration in Law
  • Master of Business Administration in Leadership
  • Master of Business Administration in Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Property and Real Estate
  • Master of Business Administration in Public Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Research Project
  • Master of Business Administration in Retail Management
  • Master of Business Administration in Strategy and Planning
  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Commercial Law
  • Master of Communication
  • Master of Construction Management
  • Master of Construction Management
  • Master of Construction Management (Professional)
  • Master of Contemporary Leadership
  • Master of Cultural Heritage
  • Master of Cultural Heritage (Honours)
  • Master of Dietetics
  • Master of Economics
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Education – Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Master of Education – Special Educational Needs
  • Master of Education – TESOL
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Engineering (Professional)
  • Master of Engineering Management
  • Master of Facilities Management
  • Master of Film and Video
  • Master of Financial Planning
  • Master of Health and Human Services Management
  • Master of Health Promotion
  • Master of Human Nutrition
  • Master of Human Resource Management
  • Master of Information Systems
  • Master of Information Technology
  • Master of Information Technology (Professional)
  • Master of Insurance and Risk Management
  • Master of International and Community Development
  • Master of International Business
  • Master of International Finance
  • Master of Management (Personal Injury)
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Midwifery
  • Master of Networking and Security
  • Master of Nursing
  • Master of Nursing Practice
  • Master of Nursing Practice (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Master of Planning
  • Master of Planning (Professional)
  • Master of Politics and Policy
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Professional Education and Training (PET)
  • Master of Psychoanalytic Studies
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical)
  • Master of Psychology (Industrial and Organisational)
  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Science in Biological and Chemical Science
  • Master of Science in Environment
  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Psychology
  • Master of Social Work
  • Master of Social Work
  • Master of Sustainability
  • Master of Teaching
  • Master of Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages
  • Master of Urban Design
  • Master of Water Resources Management

Campus

Deakin University consists of multiple campuses spread throughout Melbourne. The largest of these is the Melbourne Burwood campus in the southern suburb of Burwood. There are wide, open spaces where people can meet and learn. The campus is very modern with an innovative architecture.

The Geelong Waterfront Campus is located on Corio Bay, about 75 kilometers south of Melbourne. It is the newest campus of the university and is housed in historic, thoroughly renovated industrial buildings.

Also in Geelong is the Waurn Pond Campus with lots of green space and excellent sports facilities. It is also home to the Geelong Technology Precinct for research and development.

Located on the Hopkins River, three hours from Melbourne, the Warrnambool campus is close to beautiful beaches and tourist attractions. Here the students form a close community, and the relationship with the teachers and employees of the university is also cordial.

  • Deakin University campus maps

Housing

Deakin University offers housing options for students at its campuses, whether on-campus or off-campus.

The following accommodation options are available:

  • student residence
  • Apartments on campus
  • Private Apartments / Hotels

Deakin University