Deakin University

About Deakin University

Established in 1974, Deakin University is a public university in Victoria, Australia. It was named after the second Prime Minister of Australia, Alfred Deakin. Deakin University consistently ranks highly in undergraduate student satisfaction; in the 2019 Student Experience Survey, Deakin had the fourth highest student satisfaction rating nationally, and the highest student satisfaction rating out of all Victorian universities. Deakin has had the highest undergraduate student satisfaction ratings out of all Victorian universities every year since 2010, and has consistently placed in the top two for highest postgraduate student satisfaction out of all Victorian universities every year since 2010. 

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Area – 67 Acres

No. of campuses – 5

No. of students living – 5000


Strategic Research Centre has attracted over $20M in competitive research funding


Endowment – AUD 1 Billion


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