The University of Adelaide

Study at Adelaide

Follow your passion and prepare for your future with SA’s leading university for graduate employability.* Discover how our degrees equip you to take on the challenges of the future. Study with us in 2021

*QS Graduate Employability Ranking 2020


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

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Entry pathways

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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Do what you love and become who you wish to be. At our world-class university, in the heart of one of the world’s most liveable cities.

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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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Become a volunteer

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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