About the University of Adelaide

Among the world's top 1% of universities.

At Adelaide, cutting-edge innovation takes place amidst a rich history of excellence spanning more than 140 years. Bright young minds learn alongside internationally recognised leaders in their fields. Global research impact is achieved hand-in-hand with outstanding graduate career outcomes.

Facts and figures

Facts and figures

All our key numbers and ratios.



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World rankings

World rankings

Our quality and performance internationally verified.


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Leadership and structure

Leadership and structure

Our framework for success.

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Industry partnership with Spring Gully (SA food production business)

Partnerships

From community to commercial, local to global. Collaboration drives us.

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The University of Adelaide's Mitchell building

History

Pioneers from day one. Leaders still. This is our story.

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University contacts

University contacts

Every service and facility. Every faculty and division.


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News

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Apr

New technology driving jobs and growth in Playford

The University of Adelaide is teaming up with the City of Playford to research and roll-out Smart City technology aimed at benefiting...

23

Apr

Could eating moss be good for your gut?

An international team of scientists including the University of Adelaide has discovered a new complex carbohydrate in moss that could...

20

Apr

Unveiling the secrets of our Milky Way galaxy

A multinational team of astronomers involving the University of Adelaide has catalogued over 70 sources of very high energy gamma rays,...

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Events

26

Apr

Who Shot the Albatross? Gate-keeping in Australian Culture

Provocations is an exciting new public forum tackling controversies in the arts and humanities hosted by the J.M. Coetzee Centre for...

27

Apr

Lunchtime Concert Series - Piano Recital

Anna Goldsworthy Piano Elder Hall $12 General Admission Mr Martin Victory, Email: martin.victory@adelaide.edu.au, Elder Hall Concert...

29

Apr

The Door is Open at Urrbrae House

See inside Urrbrae House built in 1891 for pastoralist and philanthropist, Peter Waite, and later bequeathed to the University of Adelaide....

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