The University of Adelaide

Study at Adelaide

Start your journey to a rewarding career with SA’s leading university for graduate employability.* Discover how our degrees equip you to take on the challenges of the future.

* 2019 QS Graduate Employability Rankings


We offer a wide range of scholarships to future undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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We know that you might consider tertiary study at a range of different points in your life, not just directly after high school.

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Research at Adelaide

The University of Adelaide is one of Australia's most research-intensive institutions.

With world-leading researchers, modern facilities and an innovative culture, we're committed to delivering research that is highly valued by our local and global communities.

About research

The University of Adelaide is a place where world-leading researchers come together in first class facilities to address some of the world's grand challenges. As a member of the Group of Eight, a coalition of Australia's most research-intensive institutions, the University is a destination of choice for highly talented researchers, students, government and industry partners.

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The University of Adelaide is committed to working with alumni, donors, government, industry and the wider community to make the transformative effect of a university education accessible to more people and link ground-breaking research with real-life applications.

Supporting our future leaders

Supporting the University of Adelaide means that we can continue to provide world-class tertiary education and facilities to our future leaders.

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The University has over 30 different volunteer groups across its Waite, Roseworthy and North Terrace campuses as well as partnerships with not-for-profit organisations.

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Supporting all our communities

Learn about how we work with communities and local groups through a range of outreach, cultural and sporting programs, and how to get involved.

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12 of the world’s most influential researchers

The University of Adelaide is proud home to a dozen of the world’s most influential researchers – they are named among the Highly Cited...



First detection of supernova extreme afterglow

A multinational team of researchers including scientists from the University of Adelaide has shown for the first time that certain kinds of...



Shark Tank kids rise to the eSchool challenge

Five teams from the State’s secondary schools have been awarded prizes in the Shark Tank eSchool competition for their innovative...





Spring Awakening

The Elder Conservatorium of Music's Music Theatre students are performing in their first presentation, Spring Awakening. The winner of eight...



South Australian Music Awards

The University of Adelaide is proudly sponsoring the South Australian Music Awards on Friday 22 November in Bonython Hall. The Awards will...



Sir Sidney Kidman Public Lecture

The University of Adelaide invites you to the 2019 Sir Sydney Kidman Public Lecture, "Big Australians: Courage and the Public Sphere."