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  • Locations: Geelong, Australia; Melbourne, Australia; Warrnambool, Australia
  • Program Terms: Research
  • Restrictions: Non-Deakin applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Research 2020 01/12/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English
Program Description:
This program is available for students who are currently enrolled at a foreign institution, and would like to undertake a period of research at Deakin University.

To apply for this program, please contact the appreciate faculty or institute/centre

Students from non-English speaking countries should meet the English requirements below:

For visiting PhD students, please refer to below  
Faculty/Institute/Centre English requirements
Institute for Frontier Materials (IFM) IELTS overall 6.5, no band less than 6.0
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment  IELTS overall 6.5, no band less than 6.0
Faculty of Arts and Education IELTS overall 7.0, no band less than 6.5, or equivalent 
Faculty of Business and Law IELTS overall 7.0, no band less than 6.5, or equivalent 
Faculty of Health  IELTS overall 7.0, no band less than 6.5, or equivalent 

For visiting research students at undergraduate level and postgraduate level, please refer to below link for English requirements  

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