Deakin is the number one university in Victoria for graduate satisfaction and among the top one per cent of universities worldwide. With industry connections, world-class facilities and a practical approach to learning, Deakin students gain more than just a qualification – they graduate confident and ready to thrive in the jobs of tomorrow.
Student Stories from Deakin University
Find out what students from Deakin University have to say about their study experience.
Bachelor of Sport Development
Jake is a Bachelor of Sport Development student with a goal to work in the sports industry. With the support of Deakin’s staff, teaching and student services, Jake has been able to gain real-world experience in his chosen profession while he studies.
‘I have always had a passion for sport and am keen for a career in the industry. Deakin is well-known for its sports courses, which is why I decided to study there.
Deakin has a very positive culture. The staff are very helpful and friendly so you can seek help whenever required. I also found the transition from high school to Deakin to be smooth and pleasant.
Through Deakin UniHub, I have found numerous jobs that relate to my course including coaching, event work and refereeing.’