Deakin University

43 rd
Young University Rankings 2017
301–350 th
World University Rankings 2018
1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong, Victoria, VIC 3220, Australia

About Deakin University

Deakin University is a top-rated university with world-class graduates. Industry-focused degree programs and a strong international outlook mean that Deakin graduates are ready for the global workplace.

Deakin is highly ranked internationally. The University is among the Top 2% of universities worldwide and in the Top 50 universities under 50 years of age according to Times Higher Education. Deakin has also been ranked first in the Australian State of Victoria for student satisfaction for the last six years (Australian Graduate Survey 2010–2015).

Deakin offers a wide variety of courses in numerous disciplines ranging from Science to Arts and Business to Health.

Deakin uses the latest in technology to improve learning. Our commitment to technological innovation can be found in our physical facilities: Deakin boasts the world’s first university carbon fibre production plant and one of the world’s largest motion capture film studios. It can also be seen in our digital spaces: in a world first, Deakin has harnessed the power of IBM Watson – an innovative cognitive computer – to help students find answers to their questions about life at Deakin, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Deakin has four modern campuses that are deeply connected to their surrounding communities. Each campus offers a unique and stimulating teaching, learning and research environment. Students have access to state-of-the-art learning resources, and an excellent student support network to assist them in every step of their learning journey and beyond.

The University’s Cloud Campus offers a wide range of degree programs and units online, allowing students to engage in a convenient and personalised learning experience using the latest digital tools. The Cloud Campus is a highly visual, media-rich, interactive learning environment. Students can make the most of this great learning experience, unconstrained by time or space, with no compromises in learning quality.


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Key statistics

  • 58 : 42
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 32.9
    No. of students per staff
  • 17%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 36,768
    Number of Students
Based on data collected for the 2018 World University Rankings