University of South Australia

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About University of South Australia

The University of South Australia is Australia’s University of Enterprise. It is known for its relevance, equity, and excellence. The University’s renowned researchers are thought leaders, who drive major change in industry sectors across the globe. The

institution currently collaborates with more than 2,500 international industry partners. This global collaboration gives rise to new knowledge that is central to global, economic and social prosperity.

By pioneering disruptive ideas that address, and solve, current world issues, the University of South Australia is an innovator for emerging industries. The institution is leading major developments in Artificial Intelligence, pharmaceutical science, and education.


The University of South Australia is:

• #1 in Australia for research impact and engagement* 

• #2 in Australia for industry research income[2]

• Ranked one of the world’s Top Young Universities*

• An institute with 100% of assessed research rated at or above world-class*

*To see more information on the University of South Australia’s global and national rankings, please visit the University’s website .

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Research :

The University has interdisciplinary teams that tackle significant real-world problems, with more than 30 research institutes, centres, and concentrations working to generate change. These research groups focus on diverse areas, including, but not limited, to:

  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Artificial Intelligence and Augmented Reality
  • Business, economics, and marketing
  • Defence and space
  • Health, medicine, and cancer. 


To learn more about the University of South Australia’s research capabilities, please visit the University’s website.

Degrees :

The University of South Australia is #1 in the country for gradate employability [5]. Students develop relevant and in-demand skills across more than 200 world-class degrees. These degrees are diverse and flexible:


These degrees expand across industry-focused and contemporary areas:

  • Architecture, Design and Art
  • Business, Law, and Criminal Justice
  • Education and Teaching
  • Information Technology, Science, and Mathematics
  • Nursing, Health, and Medical Sciences
  • Psychology, Social Work and Human Services
  • Screen, Creative Industries and Communication.

Discover more about studying at UniSA. You can also look at our study guides


The University of South Australia is a place for unstoppable people. Students learn from experts, connect with industry, and go beyond the classroom to graduate ahead of the pack.

Students learn in a highly practical environment by completing real-world projects, industry internships and professional placements. The University of South Australia also allows students to develop the skills required for tomorrow’s workforce.  The university prides itself on its programs, people, and precincts.  

For more study and student information, make an enquiry or visit our website. 


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Each year more than 2,500 students benefit from University of South Australia’s scholarships and grants. The university has a range of categories, including support for high achievers and students-in-need, along with scholarships specifically for international students.

Discover more about University of South Australia scholarships .


[2] Ranked #29, 2021 QS Top 50 Universities Aged Under 50

University information

TOEFL PTE Academic Cambridge CAE Advanced IELTS
0+ 50+ 176+ 6.5+
SAT IELTS PTE Academic Cambridge CAE Advanced
0+ 6+ 50+ 169+
Total StudentsInternational studentsTotal faculty staff
UG Students- 86%
PG Students- 14%
UG Students- 63%
PG Students- 37%
Domestic Staff- 51%
International Staff- 49%

Tuition fees

International Student  Tuition Fees: N/A (Tuition Fee/year)

Rankings & Ratings

University of South Australia is one of the top public universities in Magill, Australia. It is ranked #=326 in QS World University Rankings 2024.


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Academic Reputation
Employer Reputation
Faculty Student Ratio
Citations per Faculty
International Faculty Ratio
International Students Ratio
International Research Network
Employment Outcomes

Campus locations

Magill Campus, Australia

Campus locations

City West Campus, Australia

Campus locations

Mawson Lakes Campus, Australia

Campus locations

City East Campus, Australia

Campus locations

Mount Gambier Campus, Australia

Campus locations

Whyalla Campus, Australia

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