The University of South Australia (UniSA) is a modern, progressive, international institution with a 150 year history. We work with industry, the professions, governments and communities around the world to find innovative solutions to research problems. At UniSA you graduate with more than a degree. Graduates gain the experience, practical and personal skills you need to make an immediate impact in your chosen profession.


Fast facts

Student population  34603
International students  11575
Staff population  2412
Campuses  4 (plus the Centre for Regional Engagement)
Research Institutes  6
Research Centres  14
Research Groups  7


The University of South Australia is recognized for offering professionally relevant and career focused programs. It’s the experience student’s gain while studying with us that makes the difference. With more than 36,000 students from 90 countries, we offer over 300 undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs across 40 discipline areas.

  • Commerce (Accounting) and Finance
  • Architecture and Design
  • Aboriginal and Australian Studies
  • Business
  • Civil Aviation
  • Communication and Media
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Sustainability
  • International Studies and Languages
  • Law
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Medical and Health Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Science and Mathematics
  • Social Work and Human Services
  • Tourism and Recreation
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Visual Arts, Graphic Design and Illustration

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Recent awards and achievements

  • 12 Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning, Australian Learning and Teaching Council 2009
  • National awards for University teaching gained in 2008,2007, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000,
  • Two University of South Australia graduates have been awarded Rhodes scholarships
  • awarded more than $200 million in research funding since 2000.
  • more than 75% of research income is derived from industry
  • EQUIS accreditation of the Division of Business