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

20

Jun

Weight loss reverses heart condition in obesity sufferers

Australian research shows for the first time that obese people who are suffering from atrial fibrillation can reduce or reverse the effects...

19

Jun

University of Adelaide and University of South Australia agree to explore the creation of a new University

The Chancellors of the University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia today announced that the two universities will explore...

16

Jun

Alexander Downer to receive honorary doctorate

The Hon. Alexander Downer, AC, is to be awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Adelaide.

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Events

23

Jun

Directing Theatre - A conversation with Chris Drummond and Andy Packer

Directing Theatre: A Conversation with Chris Drummond & Andy Packer Harry Medlin Rooms, level 4, Union House, University of Adelaide North...

25

Jun

A Twilight Concert presented by The Friends of Urrbrae House

Please join us for a twilight concert of 'The Voice and the Violin' Urrbrae House, Waite Campus $20 at the door. Bookings essential. Call...

1

Jul

Free guided tour - Urrbrae House

Come along to Urrbrae House (built 1891) for a free guided tour of this unique building and hear about the life and times of pastoralist and...

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