The University of South Australia is a young, innovative and globally connected university ranked among the top two per cent of institutions worldwide*. With more than 32,000 students, including 6,000 international students, we provide a unique educational journey that combines five-star teaching# and real-world experience.
Ranked among the top 50 young universities in the world^, the University of South Australia (UniSA) offers a culture of enterprise; a place where you can be bold, imaginative and learn how to respond to local, national and global challenges.
Your degree program has been designed in close consultation with industry, meaning you’ll graduate prepared to meet the needs of employers in your chosen field. Opportunities to learn in real-world settings will form an integral part of your studies, giving you the confidence and skills to graduate workplace ready.
At UniSA, you’ll learn from industry-informed teachers in world-class facilities in one of the most liveable cities in the world, according to the 2016 Economist Intelligence Unit's liveability survey.
Awarded five stars for excellence – 2016 QS World University Ratings
Top 10 per cent in the world for international outlook – 2016 Times Higher Education Top 200 Most International Universities Rankings
Top five in Australia for living and accommodation costs – 2016 International Student Barometer
Australia’s most internationally diverse academic teaching staff – 2016 Times Higher Education Rankings.
Living in Adelaide
With a population of just over one million people, Adelaide is renowned for its affordability and quality of life. Each year, the city hosts more than 400 food, arts and cultural events, as well as a number of prominent sporting events such as the Santos Tour Down Under cycling race.
Surrounded by parklands, pristine beaches, and the lush green hills and valleys of Australia’s premier wine regions, Adelaide is a beautiful and vibrant place to call home.
*Times Higher Education World Rankings 2016-17 and QS World University Rankings 2016-17
#QS Star Ratings 2016
^Ranked 26 in the QS Top 50 Under 50 2017 and 32 in the Times Higher Education Top 200 Young Universities 2017Read more
UniSA offers more than 200 degree programs. Study areas include:
Education, Arts and Social Science
IT, Engineering and the Environment.
Programs are designed with strong professional emphasis. Industry projects, study tours, internships, employment and careers expos, networking events, and mentoring schemes are just some of the opportunities available, ensuring you are ready to embark on your career upon graduation.
Our student support services are designed to help you succeed. UniSA is ranked in the top 10 in Australia for overall satisfaction in the 2016 Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching.
We provide you with the necessary support to excel in your studies and enjoy your university experience, starting from the moment you begin planning your educational journey.
Integrated, personalised support services include:
Academic and personal counselling
Assistance with student visas and overseas student health cover
Social support services
Prayer rooms, common rooms and other dedicated student spaces on campus