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Whether you're yet to go away, or are already back in Adelaide after an amazing time overseas, getting involved with Study Overseas and our student groups is a great way to meet people and share in the experience! Keep an eye on this page to see what's happening.

Exchange Student Network (ESN)

The Exchange Student Network is a student-run, non-profit organisation focused on bringing together students with a shared interest in studying overseas. The organisation runs events throughout the entire year and are designed to give exchange students an opportunity to meet local students and experience the best of Adelaide. Students yet to go away, students who have returned, and international students studying short-term in Adelaide are encouraged to join the ESN!

For more information, see the ESN Facebook page.

Language & Cultural Engagement (LCE) Program

The Language & Cultural Engagement (LCE) is a free program open to all University of Adelaide students with opportunities for social interaction through language and cultural networking.

For more information, see the Language & Cultural Engagement (LCE) Program page.


Study Overseas runs events throughout the year - some for students about to depart, some for students who have just returned, and some for everyone! Keep an eye on your emails for invitations to these events.

Photo Competition

Have you returned from your overseas experience with hundreds of Kodak moments? If so, the Picture This...Photo Competition is for you.

Entries for our 2019 Picture This... Photo Competition are have now closed. The winners will be announced on Tuesday the 18th of June, 2019.


Study Overseas Ambassadors help us to grow the Study Overseas community. They assist with our events and help us moderate our social media channels. Study Overseas Ambassadors can count hours from volunteering with us towards the Adelaide Graduate Award. Applications to become a Study Overseas Ambassador open twice a year - keep an eye on your emails for your application invitation.

The Global Society

What is The Global Society?

The Global Society is a membership based organisation for globally-minded Australian university students like you. Members are comprised of students who are about to depart on an overseas study experience, students who are currently studying overseas and students and professionals who have returned from overseas study.

The Global Society's Community Forum

One of The Global Society’s resources is their national study abroad and exchange forum. Access is available to all University of Adelaide students with a university email. In the forums, you can ask questions about exchange and overseas study or browse through past discussions. Click here to start using the forums today.

The Global Society Full Membership

Full membership to The Global Society is automatically granted to all University of Adelaide students who have been accepted into a semester or year exchange program. If you have been accepted to study on exchange for a semester or year, simply send an email to to get started, including your name and “UOA”. Your benefits as a Global Society Member includes access to resources on flights, student identity cards, international travel sims and other travel needs, and region-specific Facebook groups. For more information, visit The Global Society's website.

Level 5, Old Classics Wing
(above the Wills Court pond)
The University of Adelaide

Office Hours

9:00am - 5:00pm
Monday - Friday

Please direct all overseas learning enquiries to Study Overseas.

Online Enquiries

Telephone: +61 8 8313 8220

Overseas students who wish to study at Adelaide should contact the Inbound office

Find Us Online

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