Deakin University

Rank 16
Location Burwood
Established 1974
Famous For Business, Computer Science, Education


Deakin University is a renowned public university located in the state of Victoria, Australia. It was established in 1974 and has many campuses in the country and corporate offices in other parts of the world. It is a well-known educational institution that offers high-quality education and research opportunities. 

The university is divided into four faculties, which cover arts and education, business and law, health and science, engineering, and built environment. Through these faculties, the university offers undergraduate, graduate and research programs apart from several short-term courses. It also strongly focuses on providing a practical, hands-on learning experience to the students through a range of work-integrated opportunities.

Services for International Students

The international students at the university are given all the help they need to successfully transition and settle into university life. They are given scholarships, financial assistance, English language learning lessons, and many other opportunities to have a great experience. The other support services include career planning, study support and student well-being services. 


  • 233rd in the QS World University Rankings of 2024
  • 251-300th in the World University Rankings by Times Higher Education in 2024
  • 42nd in the Young Universities Ranking by Times Higher Education in 2023
  • 217th in the Best Global Universities category by US News Rankings


Deakin University offers guidance in finding the right type of accommodation for all students. They can go for the on-campus residences in all the campus locations or look for off-campus housing around the area of their university campus. The on-campus housing is available on various lease lengths according to the choice of students, and they can even select to stay if they wish to temporarily.

About Location

The main campuses in Australia are located in Melbourne, Geelong, and Warrnambool. The university's largest campus is in Melbourne, and the original campus is located in the city of Geelong. Another campus in Geelong is the newest Waterfront Campus. Melbourne as a city for students is great as it is a multicultural city with many opportunities for students to enjoy and get jobs while studying and after graduation. 

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