Home

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

All our key numbers and ratios.

Find out more

World rankings

Our quality and performance internationally verified.

Find out more

Leadership and structure

Our framework for success.

Find out more

Partnerships

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

Find out more

History

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

Find out more

University contacts

Every service and facility. Every faculty and division.

Find out more

News

22

Nov

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 Researchers 2019 from the Web of Science Group.

21

Nov

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 supernova explosions can emit gamma rays bursts of extreme energies that can be detected from the Earth’s surface.

20

Nov

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 entrepreneurial ideas.

19

Nov

Uncovering the pathway to wine’s acidity

University of Adelaide wine researchers say their latest discovery may one day lead to winemakers being able to manipulate the acidity of wines without the costly addition of tartaric acid.

more...

Events

21

Nov

Spring Awakening

The Elder Conservatorium of Music's Music Theatre students are performing in their first presentation, Spring Awakening. The winner of eight Tony Awards, Spring Awakening features music by Duncan Sheik and a book and lyrics by Steven Sater. Based on the 1890 play, the musical explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood.

22

Nov

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 feature the best and most iconic of the SA Music industry. Tickets are still available and can be purchased through Moshtix

26

Nov

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."

29

Nov

Sciences Alumni Network End of Year Event

To celebrate the success of our inaugural year, we are delighted to invite you to join us for our end of year event at the Hickinbotham Roseworthy Wine Science Laboratory at the Waite.

more...