About Deakin University:

A high quality education, excellent employment prospects and a university experience you will love – that’s what Deakin University has to offer. Deakin University, Australia, is ranked among the top 50 young universities in the world. We have a reputation for being innovative and visionary, forging new paths both locally and globally. With hundreds of courses on offer across five great campuses and flexible study options, you can choose a course that suits your lifestyle now while pursuing your goals for the future. With our Times Higher Education rankings in teaching, research, industry income and international outlook increasing year after year, you can see why Deakin’s world-class education attracts students from all over the globe. As we move into an increasingly digital future, Deakin has invested in the latest technology, state-of-the-art learning tools and facilities to ensure our students are equipped with the skills and knowledge required for the jobs of tomorrow. Interested in engineering? Get the hang of 3D printing and digital manufacturing in the cutting-edge Centre for Advanced Design in Engineering Training (CADET). Considering a career in media? Refine your skills in our industry-standard newsroom and creative media lab. Want to care for others as an in-demand nurse? Practice treating patients in our Clinical Simulation Centres. Our approach to learning puts the emphasis on practical experience and our curriculum is informed by the best in industry. Deakin University’s curriculum integrates real-world expertise with practical skills to give our students a competitive edge. You will also have direct links with prospective employers and a range of career education options through our DeakinTalent employment portal. But we have more to offer than just a quality Australian degree. At Deakin University you will have experiences that will help develop you as a person. Students can get involved through more than 150 clubs and societies across all campuses, or make use of our wide range of student services and support. You don’t just study a course at Deakin University – you get a life-changing experience while investing in your career.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings - - - - - - - 480 402 404 386 361 344 332 309

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture - - - - 227 - - - - 301-350 273 258 255 217
Engineering - - - - - - - 263 226 253 208 202 201 183
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - 401-450
Medicine - - - - - - - 299 288 281 268 257 241 258
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Social Sciences 274 200 155 164 184 150 128 119 100 88 87 84 75 77

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences - 227 195 221 186 176 187 175 174 194 172
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - - 301-350
Chemical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 239
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 268 244 275
Computer Science - - - - - - 160 114 91 84 71
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - 111 98 112
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 180
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - -
Immunology - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - 287 223 200 188 207 179 170 170 157
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - -
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - - -
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - - -
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - 279 223 247
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - 301-350
Physics - - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - -
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - 133 106 88
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - 70 69 73
Space Science - - - - - - - - - - -
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 269
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -