Study at Deakin University

Australia

Public University, Estd. in 1974

Updated on - October 9th 2019 by Rachit Agrawal

Overview

Deakin University Facts

Yale University is situated at Victoria, Australia. It is a public university and was founded in 1974. The college has an average of around 54,377 students at present. It has 39,293 undergraduate and 15,084 post graduate students. 

  • This university comes under the top 2% of the world’s universities, and all b three international university rankings
  • Deakin University sits third in the graduate employability ranking
  • It comes under the top 50 universities since 50 years as per OS ranking
  • It has received awards for citations for outstanding contribution to student learning and teaching excellence
  • It is a young contemporary university and has always been innovative, nimble and friendly.

The university has an administrative staff of 2,150. The Deakin campus covers around 450 ha(Total). The university is named after the Prime Minister of Australia, Alfred Deakin.

Popular Courses

1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,982,988.00
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,750,485.28
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,699,704.00
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,384,944.00
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
1st year total fees:
Rs. 907,558.00
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT

About Deakin University

The university has four faculties, covering arts, business and law, education, health, science, engineering and built environment. The field of education, social sciences, humanities, communication and creative arts were covered by the Faculty of Arts. The institute of Koorie was also a part of the Faculty of Arts. The school of Medicine, nursing department, midwifery, exercise and nutrition sciences, psychology department and incorporate subjects such as occupational therapy, social work, and health economics were taken up by the Faculty of Health. The Deakin University School of Law and Deakin Business School both come under the Faculty of Business and Law.  The Faculty of science, engineering and built, covers up the environment encompass architecture, information technology, engineering and life and environmental sciences.

The Deakin University’s governing body is called the Deakin University Council and its present chairman is John Stanhope AM. The council looks after the oversight of the college and leads the path towards a general direction and then council is also held responsible for all the actions of the university. Professor Jane den Hollander, is the present Vice Chancellor and the President of Deakin University. She is the Chief Executive Officer of the University and takes the councils responsibilities. Professor den Hollander happens to be a cellular biologist turned university administrator and also held the position of the Deputy vice chancellor, previously, at Curtin University in Western Australia. 

Notable Alumni

There are several notable alumni who have studied at Deakin University. Some of the notable alumni of Deakin University are:

NameDescription
Stella YoungAn Australian comedian, journalist and disability rights activist
Julie AttwoodMember of Legislative Assembly of Queensland
Michael KlingerAn Australian former first-class cricketer
Emma AlbericiJournalist/presenter with the ABC
Briony ColeGold medalist, 2006 Commonwealth Games, & Silver medalist, 2008 Beijing Olympics

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Courses and Fees

Popular Degrees

M.F.A. (Masters Of Financial Analysis)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,982,988.00
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
M.Ed. (Master of Education)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,750,485.28
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.Tech. + M.B.A. (Bachelors of Technology + Masters of Business Administration)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,699,704.00
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.Tech. + M.Tech. (Bachelors of Technology + Masters of Technology)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,699,704.00
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.Tech. (Bachelor of Technology)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,699,704.00
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL

Browse Courses by Area of Study

Business & Management

40 Courses

Computer Science & IT

18 Courses

Education

13 Courses

Engineering

18 Courses

Fine Arts

19 Courses

Law

9 Courses

Mathematics

No Courses

Medicine

2 Courses

Professional Studies

No Courses

Science

53 Courses

Social Science

26 Courses

Sports

15 Courses

List of courses

1.
3.

Master Of Teaching - Secondary

1.5-years | 692,472.00/- | PG

4.

Master Of Teaching - Primary And Secondary

1.5-years | 1,750,485.28/- | PG

5.

Master Of Teaching - Primary And Early Childhood

1.5-years | 1,465,942.24/- | PG

6.

Master Of Teaching - Primary

1.5-years | 1,465,942.24/- | PG

7.

Master Of Teaching - Early Childhood

1.5-years | 1,615,768.00/- | PG

8.

Master Of Public Health

2-years | 1,411,803.52/- | PG

9.

Master Of Psychology - Organisational

2-years | 1,731,180.00/- | PG

10.

Scholarships at Deakin University

Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship- Engineering (Bachelors)
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 6,552,480.00
Course applicable:
Engineering
Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship- Bachelor of Commerce
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 4,586,736.00
Course applicable:
Engineering
Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship- Master of Marketing
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 4,580,084.00
Course applicable:
Business and Management
Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship- MBA, Sports Management, Commerce & International Finance
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 4,039,306.00
Course applicable:
Business and Management
Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship- Master of Accounting and International Finance
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 4,039,306.00
Course applicable:
Science
Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship- MEng in Civil Engineering
Scholarship amount:
Rs. 3,644,767.00
Course applicable:
Business and Management

Admission Procedures

How to Apply

If you are eligible, then directly fill the form, and your form will be considered by the university. The steps below may help you in the process of application

  1. Choose your degree. See that you are eligible for the course and also check the fees.
  2. Prepare all the required documents and also take the IELTS test.
  3. Fill in the application form
  4. Search for scholarships. You can get a scholarship at the college, as well as in your home country
  5. Apply for visa or student visa

List of Documents Required

All admission documents should be uploaded online. You shall receive a mailing confirming the submission of your application. Patiently wait for the response. Note that there are specific dates assigned for checking the applications of few courses.

  • Attested copies of high school mark sheet, diploma and degrees.
  • IELTS score proof certificate
  • Signed notice of disclosure form
  • General entrance exam tests such as GRE or GMAT
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter of recommendation

 

Requirements & Eligibility

Area of StudyUGPG
ArchitectureIELTS: 6
PTE: -
TOEFL: 65
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 70
Business and ManagementIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 94
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 70
Computer Science and ITIELTS: 6
PTE: -
TOEFL: 65
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 70
EducationIELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 94
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 102
EngineeringIELTS: 6
PTE: -
TOEFL: 65
IELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
Fine ArtsIELTS: 6
PTE: -
TOEFL: 65
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 86
LawIELTS: 6
PTE: -
TOEFL: 65
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 70
MedicineIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 70
IELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
ScienceIELTS: 6
PTE: -
TOEFL: 65
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 70
Social ScienceIELTS: 6
PTE: -
TOEFL: 65
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 70
SportsIELTS: 6
PTE: -
TOEFL: 65
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 70

Important Deadlines

Area of StudyUGPG
Architecture December 02,2019 December 02,2019
Business and Management December 02,2019 December 02,2019
Computer Science and IT December 02,2019 December 02,2019
Education December 02,2019 December 02,2019
Engineering December 02,2019 03.April ,2019
Fine Arts December 02,2019 December 02,2019
Law December 02,2019 December 02,2019
Medicine December 02,2019 -
Science December 02,2019 December 02,2019
Social Science December 02,2019 December 02,2019
Sports December 02,2019 December 02,2019

Life at Deakin University

Student Life

The student life at Deakin is completely different. And the different is a good different. The students get to live a new and exciting life, while studying and learning new things every day. 

  • The university library is open all 7 days and also offers extra services such as photocopying, printing and scanning.
  • There are plenty of places in Deakin campus for the students to eat. They have a lot of options with catering services for everyone, including people on special diets
  • Students and staff can also drive around the campus, and they have reserved area for parking these vehicles. They also have guest a guest parking area.

International Students

The University student body consists of a fair amount is students who come from overseas. The college encourages the students to get friendly and learn more about each other’s culture. They also help the students with their accommodation, whether it’s off campus or on campus. 

Accommodation Details

The college encourages students to take up the hostels available inside the campus as it keeps the candidates more updated and also because it serves a different experience. If still the student prefers the off campus hostel, they provide them with a link, that gives them a database of the local houses available for rent near their respective campus. For applying for residential facilities, follow the following steps:

  1. Fill in the residence application
  2. If asked for suggestions for a roommate, fill in truthfully
  3. Pay the fee 

Key Attractions

Deakin University has a lot of clubs, which are mainly formed for the students to have a life apart from just their study course. This is a valid excuse to step away from their textbooks for a while and enjoy themselves. Below are some of the key attractions of the university:

  1. The students can choose their own clubs, according to their passion and talent.
  2. All the campuses come with their own bookstores.
  3. The University has a great sports team
  4. The library offers 7 days service and also provides free wifi
  5. The University library also has IT support

The students also have a lot of places for them to relax. The University also has many off campus shops nearby, which also the students to enjoy shopping. They also have a few on campus shops.

Living Cost

Accomodation

933 AUD
Per Month

Food

300 AUD
Per Month

Entertainment

200 AUD
Per Month

Utility

182 AUD
Per Month

Travel

110 AUD
Per Month

Misc

200 AUD
Per Month

Coke

3 AUD
Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

9 AUD
Per Month

Accomodation

933 AUD/Per Month

Food

300 AUD/Per Month

Entertainment

200 AUD/Per Month

Utility

200 AUD/Per Month

Travel

110 AUD/Per Month

Misc

200 AUD/Per Month

Coke

3 AUD/Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

9 AUD/Per Month

Colleges

Colleges at Deakin University

There are 0 colleges that come under Deakin University.

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