Commence the degree in Sri Lanka and complete it at Deakin University, Australia.

Enjoy up to 60 per cent cost saving.

Earn while you study in Australia.

Scholarships awarded to students who excel in academics.

100% in employment or pursuing further studies after graduation.

Facilities for financial support available.


For students who are interested in finding solutions to issues that make a world-wide impact, the Bachelor of Science at Deakin is for you. With a range of specialisation areas including:

  • Animal Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry and Material Science
  • Freshwater Biology
  • Human Biology
  • Plant Biology

You will be prepared for a career in a range of areas including government, science-related industries and research.


Entry Requirements

• 9 points in Sri Lankan National A/Levels
• 6 points in UK A/Levels*

*To calculate A/L (UK) points: A*/A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1
  To calculate A/L (Sri Lanka) points: A*/A=5, B=4, C=3, S=2


If the above grades are not obtained, the student is required to complete the

Deakin Foundation Programme


Course Structure

Year 1

SLE133   Chemistry in Our World
SLE115    Essential Skills in Bioscience
SIT191     Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis
SLE111    Cells and Genes
SEP122   Physics for Life Sciences
SLE132   Biology: Form and Function
SLE155    Chemistry for the Professional Sciences
SLE103   Ecology and the Environment

For Year 2 and Year 3 subjects, refer to