World League
Deakin University

Australia

Deakin University, Melbourne Burwood Campus, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood VIC 3125, Australia

503 World
rank
24 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1974
Short name:
N/A
Type:
Public
Students:
32710
Faculty:
1080
Faculty/Students Ratio:
30
:
1
Web-site:
www.deakin.edu.au
Region:
Oceania
Location:
Melbourne, VIC
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 503 40.752
Teaching 651 18.74
Research 354 49.558
International Diversity 121 75.169
Financial Sustainability 455 50.35
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 421 39.208
Research Perfomance Rankings 285 58.212
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TEACHING
World Rank: 651
Country rank: 23
Score: 18.74
League: World League
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Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 354
Country rank: 24
Score: 49.558
League: Bronze League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 121
Country rank: 17
Score: 75.169
League: Golden League
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Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 455
Country rank: 19
Score: 50.35
League: Copper League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Established in 1974, Deakin University is one of Australia`s fastest growing research universities with 47,000 students of whom almost a fifth are international students from over 120 countries. Deakin has four campuses, one in Melbourne`s eastern suburbs, two in the port city of Geelong, and one in Warrnambool on the SW coast of Victoria. Deakin has a student focussed culture with a reputation for being accessible and friendly. It has a long standing record for using cutting-edge technology while providing a personalised learning experience. Deakin aims to be at the forefront of digital change, enabling globally connected and innovative education and research. Deakin remains true to its founding goals: to develop lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with rural and regional communities, and to provide an educational experience that will widen participation and support students from diverse backgrounds. Advances in research have been a hall mark of Deakins success, with significant growth in quality, impact and income. Deakin continues to attract a growing pool of international staff and students supported by world-class facilities and infrastructure. Deakin is renowned for developing award-winning partnerships with industry, governments and its communities.

Mission Statement

Deakin is Australia`s fastest growing research university with over 47,000 students of whom almost a fifth are international students from over 120 countries. A globally connected university, Deakin combines excellence in teaching and research with a strong focus on strengthening the communities it serves, locally, nationally and internationally. A university with a strong history of innovation, Deakin capitalises on the opportunities of new and emerging technologies to harness the power and reach of the digital world in learning, research and in industry and community engagement.