Imagine your life in one of the world’s most liveable cities.
When you live and study in Adelaide, you’ll enjoy a lifestyle that is safe, affordable and vibrant. And when you need a break from your study, there are exciting events, world-class shopping, and so much to explore.
Adelaide has been consistently ranked as the world’s fifth most liveable city by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s annual liveability index.
Living your life is easy in Adelaide.
As a student, one of your biggest worries can be how to manage the cost of living and studying away from home. In Adelaide, it’s easy. Adelaide is one of Australia’s most affordable capital cities, with cheaper rent, food and public transport costs than most Australian mainland capital cities. In fact, your rent in Adelaide costs around A$90 less per week than the Australian average. So in Adelaide, you’ll be able to afford to enjoy more living and less worrying.
Adelaide is one of Australia’s safest cities. When you live here, you’ll enjoy peace of mind knowing Adelaide has:
- Quality healthcare
- Low levels of air pollution
- Political and economic stability
Low crime rates
You can choose from a range of accommodation options when you study in Australia. From full-service residential colleges and university-managed housing to self-managed rental properties and homestays. There’s a perfect place for you to live in Adelaide.
StudyAdelaide offers a range of events and activities designed to help you make friends, succeed in your studies, and enjoy your time in Adelaide.
You’ll find getting around is easy to do in Adelaide. With wide flat streets, it’s perfect for walking or bike riding. And our affordable public transport system will take you where you need to go.
Money and banking
You won’t have to worry about accessing your money in Adelaide, it’s easy. ANZ Bank has teamed up with StudyAdelaide to help you set up your Australian bank account and familiarise yourself with Aussie money.
If you’re moving your family with you to Adelaide, we’re here to help. We’ve put together some information to help you find schools, healthcare and fun things to do for kids.