Deakin University

Deakin University, Waurn Ponds Drive, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, Australia

Update your status of the university

established Established :


campus University Type and Campus :


Deakin University is an Australian public university with approximately 50,644 higher education students in 2014. Established in 1974, the University was named after the leader of the Australian federation movement and the nation's second Prime Minister, Alfred Deakin. It has campuses in Geelong, Warrnambool and Burwood, Melbourne and learning centres in Dandenong, Craigieburn and Werribee, all in the state of Victoria. It was formally established in 1974 with the passage of the Deakin University Act 1974. The sale of Stonnington Mansion by Deakin provoked public outrage as it involved the mansion which was at risk of redevelopment by property developers. Deakin is one of Australia's fastest growing research universities. Its combined research funding had increased from A$4.5 million in 1997 to A$43.4 million in 2014.

Quick facts

Motto: N/A

Endowment: N/A

Administrative staff: 2,150

Students: 50,644

Undergraduates: 35,821

Postgraduates: 12,565

Male students 40 : 60 Female students

Gender ratio (in %)


International students


Students : Staff ratio

Performance Analysis

International Outlook
Research Citations
Industry income



Hey, ask a question or start a discussion here

Choose your question type:

Q/A Profile evaluation Poll Interview experience
Sumaya Sultana

Sumaya Sultana

User medal  0

Sumaya Sultana has applied to Deakin University

Applied for BEng Civil engineering in Deakin University for February, 2020 intake. The application w...


Vishnu P Thampi

Vishnu P Thampi

User medal  0

Vishnu P Thampi has applied to Deakin University

Applied for BTech Mechanical Engineering in Deakin University for November, 2019 intake. The applica...


Nikhil Ghumai

Nikhil Ghumai

User medal  0

Evaluate My Profile For Application For Deakin University - International Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Looking for Masters in engineering professional for November 2019 intake
i have applied for the master of engineering professional at deakin university geelong. and i have a...
Do you work for this organisation?

Start managing your school's profile and gain access to marketing tools and analytics reports.

Request Access
Join the largest Study Abroad community      Log in      Sign up