Deakin University

About Deakin University
  • Based In: Australia
  • Countries Active: Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Vietnam
  • Sector: Education
  • Beneficiaries: Children and youths
  • Financing Provided: N/A

Deakin University was established in 1974 and is Australia’s 6th largest university, ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide, and for eight consecutive years has ranked first in Victoria for graduate satisfaction.

Deakin aspires to be Australia’s premier university in driving the digital frontier – to enable globally connected education for the jobs of the future, and to deliver and translate high quality research and research training outcomes that are relevant and meaningful to improving the future of our communities.

As a global institution, Deakin connects with students and partners around the world through our offices in China, Europe, India, Indonesia, Latin America and Sri Lanka. The University has more than 500 active partnerships in 57 countries supporting academic and research collaboration, and is always seeking new avenues of engagement. Deakin has a rich history of developing partnerships linking academia with industry, government, research institutions, NGOs, and connecting with likeminded universities around the world.

Deakin is a young, contemporary university with a reputation for being innovative, nimble and friendly. We aspire every day to combine outstanding teaching and excellent research with a strong focus on the communities we serve.


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