Students in Adelaide are welcomed into a multicultural community; enjoying life with a low cost of living.
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 – many of which are within walking distance of a campus, school or education provider.
Adelaide is known as Australia’s events city and is alive all year around with fascinating and fun festivals and exhibitions. In addition to being home to over 400 festivals and events every year, international students in Adelaide have access to StudyAdelaide’s outstanding onshore student engagement program which runs free or heavily discounted events specifically for international students.
Adelaide is one of Australia’s most affordable cities; costing 19% less to live compared to Sydney and Melbourne, and around 7% less than Brisbane and Perth. This low cost of living means that students get more value for money and are able to see and do more around the city as well as the rest of South Australia.
With travel, shopping and entertainment all close at hand, students in Adelaide are able to get from A to B quickly and cheaply thanks to the city’s excellent public transport system. Not only are there buses and trams that run for free within the CBD, international students travelling outside of the city are offered the same half price ticket prices that domestic students receive.