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Study at one of the
world's top young universities*

The University of South Australia is a globally connected and engaged university with industry-informed teaching and research that is inventive and adventurous. Ranked number one in Australia for quality education^ and with 100% of assessed research rated at or above world-class#, the University is young, innovative and offers students the chance to gain real-world experience.

Degrees are designed with strong professional emphasis and in partnership with industry, giving students opportunities to gain practical skills and graduate career ready. Our graduates are the new professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change.

#1 in Australia for Quality Education
^2019 THE Young University Impact Rankings

#2 Young University in Australia for Research Quality
2019 THE Young University Rankings

Ranked in the World's Top 50 under 50
*2019 THE Young University Rankings, 2020 QS Top 50 Universities Aged Under 50

#3 Worldwide for Reducing Inequality
2019 THE University Impact Rankings, by SDG: Reduced Inequalities

Top 3 Young University in Australia
Ranked #3, 2019 THE Young University Rankings

Ranked 22nd Worldwide for Overall University Impact
2019 THE University Impact Rankings

#1 Young University in Australia for Teaching Quality
2018 THE Young University Rankings

#3 Worldwide for Reducing Inequality
2019 THE University Impact Rankings, by SDG: Reduced Inequalities

Top 50 under 50
*2019 QS Top Universities Aged Under 50

Ranked 22nd Worldwide for Overall University Impact
2019 THE University Impact Rankings

Top 3 Young University in Australia
Ranked #3, 2018 THE Young University Rankings

#1 in Australia for Quality Education
2019 THE Young University Impact Rankings

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To be the best in your field, you need a university that offers a choice of over 200 world-class degrees, and is globally recognised for its teaching, research and facilities.

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State-of-the-art facilities

You could be among the first students to benefit from new buildings and facilities at the University of South Australia!

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No.2 in Australia for Student Services

2018 International Student Barometer (of 32 institutions in Australia surveyed) Campus Central Student Advisory Services

International support services

Research

Our research is inspired by challenges and connected to both industry and community needs. Research degrees are focused on producing new knowledge, providing solutions to global challenges and preparing candidates for competitive careers.

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World Class Research

100% of our assessed research rated at or above world-class

#2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA), 4-digit Fields of Research.

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#1 in Australia

Ranked #1 in Australia for Research Impact and Engagement

2018 ARC Engagement and Impact Assessment (EI), Combined Impact – Approach to Impact and Engagement on Assessed Fields.

 

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Highly qualified research staff

76% of our academic staff hold a PhD.

2018 Department of Education Staff data.

A few things we're proud of

#1

in Australia for Quality Education

2019 THE Young University Impact Rankings

100%

World-Class Research with 100% Engagement

2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) and ARC Engagement and Impact Assessment (EI)

#1

Australia's most internationally diverse academic teaching staff

2019 QS World University Rankings

92%

overall satisfaction rate for international students

2018 International Student Barometer - Overall Satisfaction

#10

Adelaide Ranked as the World's 10th most liveable city

2018 Economist Intelligence Unit’s Liveability Index

UniSA Business School awarded overall five-Stars for excellence

2019 QS Stars Ratings

Five-star MBA

Awarded five stars by the Graduate Management Association of Australia (GMAA) for ten consecutive years.

UniSA Business School Ranked in the top 1% Worldwide

UniSA Business School is one of just nine in Australia and 183 globally to be accredited by EQUIS, (from over 16,500 business schools worldwide) EFMD, August 2019.

World top 100 in Law

2019 THE Subject Rankings

No.21 in the World for Hospitality and Tourism Management

ARWU World University Subject Rankings 2019

World Top 100 in Nursing

2019 QS Subject Rankings

World Top 150 in Art and Design

2019 QS Subject Rankings

World Top 150 in Education

2019 THE Subject Rankings

World Top 100 for Exercise and Sport Science

2019 QS Subject Rankings

World Top 150 for Computer Science

2019 THE Subject Rankings

World Top 150 for Engineering and Technology

2019 THE Subject Rankings