Box Hill Institute University Partner_Deakin UniversityThe Deakin University and Box Hill Institute partnership recognises the importance of quality, local education and the opportunities it creates for your future. Our joint Pathways Program is designed to improve the skills, knowledge and employment of students living in Melbourne’s east, and makes obtaining a tertiary qualification even more accessible.

The Pathways Program provides Box Hill Institute students with a number of guaranteed entry pathways to Deakin University across a range of disciplines. 


Pathways from TAFE to University

There are a wide variety of pathways between Box Hill Institute and Deakin University. These flexible options allow you to fast track your studies and career by:

  • continuing study in the same discipline as you did at TAFE and building a career in that area.
  • adding a bachelor degree to your Box Hill Institute diploma to take your career further.


Recognition of Prior Learning

Deakin University offers Recognition of Prior Learning to students who have completed a Box Hill Institute qualification and can match previous studies to units
and degrees offered. The amount of recognition or credit given can vary depending on the course and unit you have studied and want to study. 


Find out more about pathways to Deakin