Focused on life beyond the classroom, the University of South Australia offers a practical approach to teaching and learning. Its graduates are the new professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change.
OVERALL FIVE STAR PLUS RATING FOR EXCELLENCE
2022 QS Stars Ratings
RANKED IN THE WORLD’s TOP 50 UNDER 50
Ranked #29, 2022 QS Top 50 Universities Aged Under 50
Ranked #46, 2021 THE Young University Rankings
#1 IN AUSTRALIA FOR GRADUATE EMPLOYABILITY
QILT Employer Satisfaction Survey, 2020-22 – Employability Skills Indicator. Public universities
TOP 5 IN AUSTRALIA FOR QUALITY EDUCATION
Ranked equal 5th, 2022 THE University Impact Rankings
TOP 15 YOUNG UNIVERSITY IN AUSTRALIA FOR TEACHING QUALITY
Ranked #13, ComparED (QILT) Student Experience Survey 2020-21 (Undergraduate). Public universities.
100% OF OUR ASSESSED RESEARCH RATED AT OR ABOVE WORLD-CLASS
2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA), 4-digit Fields of Research.
TOP 10 IN AUSTRALIA FOR GRADUATE SKILLS
Ranked #7, ComparED (QILT) Student Experience Survey 2020-21 – Skills Development Indicator (Undergraduate). Public universities.
TOP 10 IN AUSTRALIA FOR STUDENT EXPERIENCE
Ranked #7, ComparED (QILT) Student Experience Survey 2019-20 – Quality of Entire Educational Experience (Undergraduate). Public universities only.
TOP 15 IN AUSTRALIA FOR STUDENT SUPPORT
ComparED (QILT) Student Experience Survey 2020-21 (Undergraduate). Public universities.
With new buildings, modern facilities and vibrant social spaces on campus, it’s never been a better time to be a student at the University of South Australia. The University has invested more than A$400 million in new campus infrastructure, giving students access to state-of-the-art learning spaces and the latest technologies, along with enhanced facilities that connect with researchers, industry and the community.
Research at the University is innovative, inspired by challenges, and connected to both industry and community needs. A range of research degrees are offered, including Masters by Research, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Professional Doctorate. Research degrees are focused on producing new knowledge, providing solutions to global challenges and preparing candidates for competitive careers. The University’s strong commitment to cutting-edge research and engagement with industry has been well recognised, with 100 per cent of assessed research rated at or above world-class standard*.
^Ranked in the World’s Top 50 Under 50 - Ranked #29, 2021 QS Top 50 Universities Aged Under 50 and Ranked #46, 2022 THE Young University Rankings
*2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA), 4-digit Fields of Research