Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
Male : female student ratio
38 : 62
February, July, November
Local : international
83 : 17
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Deakin University is an Australian public university which combines traditional teaching and research with new ways of developing and delivering courses, ensuring that its facilities are constantly evolving to give students access to the latest tools and technologies. Deakin University has achieved global recognition for innovation and excellence and was ranked 59 in the world certified by Times Higher Education Top 100 Universities under 50 years of age rankings for 2014. In addition, Deakin University was awarded a 5-star rating by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). The rating shows that the university is considered to be world-class in wide range areas, has good facilities and is internationally known for its research and teaching. Deakin provides access to the latest industry-standard facilities such as Deakin's Motion.Lab at the Melbourne Campus at Burwood and the Geelong Technology Precinct at the Geelong Campus at Waurn Ponds.
Deakin students come from all over the world and can study on every continent via distance education programs. These programs enable Deakin students to become global citizens and develop a richer cultural perspective. Internationalisation is vital to ensuring that Deakin achieves its mission to be a catalyst for positive change for the individuals and the communities it serves. Internationalisation at Deakin embraces and influences activities in the following 5 areas:
- Student experience
- Curriculum - teaching and learning
- Student support
- Community engagement
Deakin also operates various programs which contribute to the internationalisation of Deakin, its courses, students and staff, including:
- the development of partnerships with institutions from around the world
- student exchange and short-term study programs
- an international visitor program.
Deakin is forging a new path both locally and globally as a leading provider of innovative learning and a positive university experience. We are proud to be in the top 3 per cent of universities across all three of the major international university ranking systems (the Academic Ranking of World Universities, Times Higher Education World University Rankings and QS World University Rankings), assessed from 17 000 universities worldwide.