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Why I chose to study Nursing at Deakin University, Australia

My name is Mon Jeffrey Torio from The Philippines. My family and friends fondly call me ‘Monm...

Studying in Australia helped me to experience the world in a different way

My name is Heyshan – I am from Sri Lanka and I studied a Bachelor of Construction Management...

My dream to work in food and nutrition

Hi, I am Sherlyn Ardison from Bali, Indonesia. It has been almost one year since I started my s...

Deakin Uni, My Uni

I open my eyes and I breathe deeply as I wake up. A myriad of images flash before my eyes and I...

My story in Australia and thereafter

How on earth can I limit my experiences to one article? That was my immediate thought when I wa...

Deakin’s Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship set me on my dream career path

My name is Juliet. For many years, I have been a keen environmentalist and conservationist. How...

Making sense of ‘big data’: The growing demand for data scientists

Every day, people and organisations produce approximately 2.5 billion gigabytes of data. ‘Big...

My journey as a tech enthusiast

I am an international student originally from Colombo, Sri Lanka. I completed a Bachelor of Inf...

Deakin gave me the opportunity of a lifetime

Hi, my name is Ba Huy Nguyen, but you can call me Harry. Ever since I moved to Australia in 201...

Looking towards sustainability and resilience in my PhD

Hi, I’m Edward Cornwell, from Chile, South America. I am passionate about understanding how t...

My ambition to become a registered nurse

When I was 2 years old, I contracted dengue fever and had to be hospitalised for many days. Now...

Feeding the increasing demand for nutrition experts

Today the world is facing many challenges related to food and nutrition. Two prominent public h...

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^^ 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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