Deakin University

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. Its main campuses are in Melbourne's Burwood suburb, Geelong Waurn Ponds, Geelong Waterfront and Warrnambool, as well as the online Cloud Campus. Deakin also has learning centres in Dandenong, Craigieburn and Werribee, all in the state of Victoria.Deakin is one of Australia's fastest growing research universities. 89% of Deakin's research is rated at or above world class. Its combined research funding increased from A$4.5 million in 1997 to A$47.2 million in 2015. 


When you join Deakin, you join a community. Here you'll be inspired, encouraged and supported. You'll not only come into your own, but be integral to our lively, passionate and hardworking community.

Diversity and inclusion

Deakin is committed to diversity and inclusion to maintain the dignity, rights and wellbeing of our staff and students.


We strive for an embedded, transparent approach to sustainability. We focus on 'what matters most' across our environmental, financial and social sustainability performance.

Respect. Now. Always. Deakin against sexual assault

Around the world, evidence and personal experiences highlight a global challenge to prevent sexual violence. No country on earth is immune.At Deakin we have an uncompromising position on preventing and addressing sexual harassment. We are committed to always driving a stronger culture of safety, mutual respect and inclusion, and ensuring all members of the Deakin community can study and work in a safe and supportive environment.The safety, welfare and support for those who experience harassment and assault is always our priority.

Our commitment to Indigenous Australians

Deakin is committed to enabling all our students and staff to respect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander knowledge, culture and values.

The Deakin University is a Public university located in Melbourne.
The current president of Deakin University is .
According to verified online sources, the Deakin University enrolls a total of 54377 students.
According to the main website, the Deakin University has a total student population of 39293 undergraduate students and 15084 graduate students.

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