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Why Study at Deakin University

We’re rated 5 stars for world-class facilities, research and teaching, as well as employability, innovation and inclusiveness. With internationally recognized research and teaching, Deakin ranked 213 in the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
This puts Deakin in the top 2% of the world’s universities. ˜
With Deakin, you get it all: teaching excellence, award-winning courses and state-of-the-art facilities. Our flexible study options, opportunities to study abroad and work placement programs mean you don’t just study a course at Deakin – you get a great experience while getting ahead in your career.
Where are we?
Distinguished by its striking modern architecture, the Melbourne Burwood Campus is Deakin’s largest, attracting more than 26,000 students. Our Burwood Campus couldn’t be in a better location. Its just thirty minutes from the mountains of the Dandenong Ranges, the beaches of St Kilda and Melbourne’s bustling central district. Voted one of the world’s most livable cities, Melbourne is Victoria’s capital city and is considered the sporting capital of the world, as well as being known for its many festivals, famous street art and coffee culture. Melbourne boasts a population of almost 5 million people and prides itself on its cultural diversity.
Our Deakin Business School
Deakin Business School (DBS) prepares graduates for careers of the future. We harness emerging technologies to facilitate innovative, borderless, socially responsible and personalized education. Our research informs our practice and impacts the communities with whom we engage.
DBS is accredited by AACSB International. This accreditation is awarded to business schools that meet strict standards of quality, academic and professional excellence. Only 5% of business programs worldwide are AACSB accredited and DBS is one of only three in Victoria. DBS has courses backed by high-quality contemporary research and developed in consultation with industry, meaning students graduate ready for their chosen career.
Be work ready
With practical, real-world learning, our degrees offer you 21st century career skills across a range of industries and businesses. You will have the opportunity to participate in Work Integrated Learning (WIL) programs, international and domestic internships and career-relevant volunteer experiences.
Importantly, you’ll gain an understanding of your work capabilities, how to communicate and collaborate in diverse organizations, and how to lead and differentiate yourself in the marketplace.
We’ll support your learning
As a Deakin student, you will be taught and supported by academics who are leading experts in their field. You can also access our student mentor program to help you transition to university through study skills sessions, exam preparation and a range of other support services. You can visit our career center at any time and speak with specialized staff who will ensure you are well-prepared for life after university.

Partnered Institutions
Deakin University is delighted to collaborate with the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka and provide study options for students seeking a pathway to study in Australia.
Please see for your specific pathway to the Bachelor of Commerce and the Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Deakin Business School.
Admission requirements
M300 Bachelor of Commerce (2 years)
• Successful completion of CMA Professional Programme Foundation and Operational Level • IELTS overall score of 6 (with no band score less than 6) or equivalent

M701 Master of Business Administration (1 year)
• Completion of CMA Professional Programme APEX Level plus current full professional membership • IELTS overall score of 6.5 (with no band score less than 6) or equivalent
Bachelor of Commerce majors
To qualify for the Bachelor of Commerce, students need to satisfy the completion of one major sequence (8 credit points) from the list below:
Professional Recognition
The Bachelor of Commerce may lead to accreditation with professional bodies, including:
• Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) • Australian Computer Society (ACS) • Australian Institute of Management (AIM) • Certified Practising Accountants (CPA)
• Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) • Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) • Institute of Public Accountants
Your career opportunities
M300 Bachelor of Commerce
Upon graduation, you are qualified to work in almost any industry, and have the relevant skills to apply to any business situation. Our graduates have found careers in a diverse range of areas, including roles such as professional accountant, economist, financial planner, human resource manager, information systems professional, social and economic policy developer, international trade officer and marketing assistant/manager.
M701 Master of Business Administration As a graduate you may find employment in areas such as financial planning, corporate governance, human resource management, marketing and a range of other areas.
Study with CMA Sri Lanka in first year
CMA Sri Lanka will have a faculty of experienced professionals and academics to conduct a special full time program at foundation level and operational level for students who wish to transfer to the Deakin Bachelor of Business Degree Program commencing 15th March and registration should be done on or before 12th March .Students wishing to enroll should contact Mr.Bhanuka 0778833363 and Mr.Chamodh 0778837221 or 0112596696 e-mail [email protected] details.
Students after A/L from Commerce, Science, Arts, Technology or any other stream are invited to register for the program.
Contact us Telephone: +61 3 9627 4877 Email: [email protected]
Deakin University 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125 Victoria, Australia.

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