Imagine your life in one of the world’s most liveable cities!

Adelaide is one of the world's most liveable cities and is home to people from all over the world. Its caring community is what truly makes it a great place to live.

Lower cost of living creates richer experience

Adelaide is the ideal place to live and study. Its compact size means less time commuting and more time relaxing or visiting the many attractions on Adelaide's doorstep.

It’s up to 12% more affordable to live in Adelaide than other major Australian cities, and our city has the lowest median rent in the country. Learn more about living costs in Adelaide.

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Closer to high quality education

Adelaide is a leading education city, with established institutions across all areas of education, including universities that rank in the top 2% globally. Learn more about institutions in Adelaide.

An Adelaide education is world-class giving you internationally recognised qualifications that are valued anywhere you go. Search the right course for you.

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Closer links between providers and industry

Adelaide has a thriving economy and is host to global leaders like Microsoft, BHP and PwC. Because of its size, Adelaide can provide more opportunities to engage directly with business and develop valuable career outcomes. Learn more about the industry strengths in South Australia.

Adelaide has developed leaders that have achieved success in a wide range of fields. Notable alumni include former President of Singapore, Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam, President and Group CEO of PETRONAS, Tan Sri Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin and Editor in Chief Vogue China, Angelica Cheung.

Student Stories

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