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Becoming a leader at Deakin University

My name is Abdulqawiyu but everyone calls me Papa. I’m originally from Offa in a state called...

Combining health and business to pursue my career

When people ask me why I decided to study in Melbourne, I always tell them Melbourne is the bes...

I put my dreams on hold. I returned to university to relight the spark.

My name is Noel and I am a second year Master of Public Health student at Deakin University, st...

My journey from India to Australia to become a global person and an industry-ready engineer

My name is Calvin Gomez, I am a current PhD Candidate in material engineering and a Graduate Me...

Finding my ground at Deakin

My name is Jolene and I am from the Philippines. I am currently studying the Bachelor of Psycho...

The pandemic strengthened my desire to work in the health sector

My name is Samantha and I am from the Philippines, from an island called Visayas. It is the thi...

Making the most of my Deakin journey and exploring career opportunities

My name is Christian and I am Zimbabwean. I came to Australia in 2017 on a pathway program that...

Fuelling my passion for political studies and economics at Deakin

My name is Emma Perrine and I come from a small tropical island called Rodrigues, which forms p...

All the hard work has paid off

I am originally from the UK and I grew up on a small island on the coast of France called Jerse...

Becoming career-ready with Deakin

We interviewed Neha Khanna, an international student from India who graduated from Deakin in 20...

I found a sense of belonging while at Deakin

I am Joan Sifuna, studying Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in accounting at Deakin University si...

Deakin PhD graduate working to improve rehabilitation care in India

Deakin University PhD graduate Niveditha Devasenapathy is working to develop and evaluate a tel...

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#1 university in Australia for educational experience*
Top 1% of universities worldwide**
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* 2022 Student Experience Survey, based on undergraduate students, UA benchmark group Victorian universities.
** ARWU Rankings 2023
^^ 2022 Student Experience Survey, UA benchmark group Victorian universities.
# Australian Graduate Outcomes Survey 2016–2022 (GOS), Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT).

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