About the University of Adelaide

The University of Adelaide is a world-class tertiary education and research institution committed to delivering high quality and distinct learning, teaching and research experiences.

The University is centred on:

  • discovering new knowledge
  • pursuing innovation
  • preparing the educated leaders of tomorrow who are independent, creative thinkers with an international perspective.

Our focus

Our three primary areas of focus are learning and teachingresearch and engagement.


Find out about our rich and distinguished history, which includes an association with five Nobel Laureates.