No matter where you want to go in life, you will reach your full potential with a South Australian education.

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.

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Quality education

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.

Once you complete your qualification at a South Australian education provider, there are many avenues for international students to seek work. You can find out more in the graduate opportunities section of our website.

Life in Adelaide

Adelaide is a welcoming, friendly city with a beautiful backdrop of rolling hills and stunning beaches. With over 400 festivals and events held each year, there is always something to experience here.

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.

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