Through its agenda LIVE the future, Deakin aims to build thejobs of the future, using the opportunities of the digital age to widen accessto education and make a difference to the communities it serves.
Deakin was established in 1974, and from its beginnings has been shaped by twin goals: a commitment to widening access to university study in particular through distance education; and a commitment to regional Victoria.
Deakin today has over 47,000 students from around the world, studying across four campuses in Melbourne, Geelong and Warrnambool as well as one third studying online in the cloud.
Each campus has a distinctive character, rich culture and a strong presence inthe local community. Additionally, the University has a network of learningcentres across regional Victoria, international offices in India, China andIndonesia and contemporary multipurpose facilities in the Melbourne, Geelongand Warrnambool CBDs.
Deakin is also a sector leader for student satisfaction andhas been first in Victoria for three consecutive years (Australian GraduateSurvey 2011, 2012, 2013). With a strong student-focused culture, the University enjoys a reputation for being accessible, helpful and friendly. It has a long standing record for its use of cutting-edge information technology while providing highly personalised experiences, whether studying in the cloud or on Deakin’s vibrant and media-rich campuses, or through a combination of cloud and campus learning.
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