A history of excellence

In Adelaide, we have been delivering the best in education for over 170 years through many different schools, colleges and universities; with a long list of Nobel Laureates and Rhodes Scholars among our graduates. South Australia is the only Australian state to have all its public universities listed in one or more of the three major international university ranking systems. The University of Adelaide, Flinders University and the University of South Australia consistently being recognised for their academic excellence and providing a range of opportunities that equip students for jobs anywhere in the world.

Adelaide is considered to have a Mediterranean climate, which means students will enjoy four distinct seasons.

The city is consistently voted one of the world’s most liveable, because there is so much to do and enjoy.

There are a large range of events hosted throughout the year at a discounted rate or free!

Live and study

Adelaide is consistently ranked as the fifth most liveable city in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit making it an ideal place to study and live. Adelaide also offers a lower cost of living, being 19% more affordable than Sydney and Melbourne. Find out how much living in Adelaide will cost you by using ANZ Bank’s money and banking calculator.

Courses in Adelaide have strong ties to industry and research; creating opportunities for valuable networking and work placements. Masters and Doctoral Postgraduate coursework and research degrees are offered across a broad range of academic fields by high-quality teaching staff recognised as the best in their fields. Use our course search to discover which internationally-recognised qualification best suits you and your desired career outcome.

Adelaide’s universities and schools have an outstanding reputation and an excellent history of providing high quality educational services.

Consistently ranked as the fifth most liveable city in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit, Adelaide has a reputation for providing a variety of accommodation options specifically for students.

Our student engagement program ensures students have a great experience during their time in Adelaide.

Life as a student in Adelaide, South Australia

Adelaide: The best place to live, work and study

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