Why Deakin University

About Deakin

At Deakin, we’re continuously advancing education through progressive teaching, innovative research and global engagement. We have a student-focused culture with a reputation for being accessible and supportive.

We are at the forefront of digital change and have a history of using cutting-edge technology to provide personal and flexible learning experiences. This ensures our students are prepared for jobs of the future.


Studying online at Deakin

When you study online at Deakin, you are provided with the flexibility to access your coursework from anywhere, at any time.

The online learning platform, FutureLearn, enables you to be successful no matter your work or family commitments. You will participate in webinars, quizzes and chat with other students and academic staff.

Here at Deakin, we consider the busy lifestyles of our students and design our online courses with ultimate convenience and usability in mind.

Learn more about our courses


Our Promise

As a globally joined university committed to its students, Deakin promises to advance:

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Offer a brilliant education where you
are and where you want to go.



Make a difference through world-class innovation and research.



Strengthen our communities, enable our partners and enhance our enterprise.



Delight our students, our staff, our partners and our friends.