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Explore your interests, passions and ambitions by joining Deakin’s lively undergraduate community.
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Entry pathways to Deakin
No matter your ATAR, education or work history, there are plenty of options for you to still get into an undergraduate course at Deakin. Use our pathway planner to explore your options and map your journey to Deakin.
Single subject study
Choosing to undertake tertiary study is a big decision, so we’ve taken the guesswork out of applying. By following the steps below you'll be well on your way to experiencing the unique advantages of flexible and culturally inclusive studies.
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Most units at Deakin are also available as single (non-award) units that don't lead to degrees. Studying a single unit is a great way to pursue personal or professional interests or see if university is right for you.
Make sure you don't miss out on your preferred intake by browsing all start and finish dates for Deakin's main study periods.
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*Application close dates vary and not all courses are available for T1 intake. Please refer to course pages for details. Some courses have limited places, apply early to avoid missing out.
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^ARWU Rankings 2019