University of South Australia (UniSA)

The University of South Australia is a globally connected and engaged university with industry-informed teaching and research that is inventive and adventurous. Awarded five QS Stars for Excellence*, the university supports nearly 32,000 students, including more than 5,000 international students, and provides a unique educational journey that combines five-star teaching# and real-world experience.

*Overall Five Star Rating for Excellence - 2018 QS Stars Ratings
#Rated Five Stars for Excellence in Teaching – 2018 QS Stars Ratings 

 

 

Focused on life beyond the classroom, the University of South Australia offers world-class degrees and 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.

Highlights

OVERALL FIVE STAR RATING FOR EXCELLENCE

2018 QS Stars Ratings

RANKED 25th IN THE WORLD’s TOP 50 UNDER 50

2019 QS Top 50 Universities Aged Under 50

97 PER CENT OF ASSESSED RESEARCH RATED AT OR ABOVE WORLD STANDARD

2015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 

RANKED #1 IN AUSTRALIA FOR INDUSTRY RESEARCH INCOME

2019 THE World University Rankings

RANKED IN THE TOP 40 BEST UNIVERSITIES IN THE ASIA-PACIFIC

Ranked #34, 2018 THE Asia-Pacific University Rankings

RANKED #6 IN AUSTRALIA FOR INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK

2019 THE World University Rankings

No.2 IN AUSTRALIA FOR STUDENT SERVICES

2018 International Student Barometer (of 32 institutions in Australia surveyed) Campus Central Student Advisory Services

World-class facilities

The university has invested heavily in new buildings and facilities, totalling more than A$400 million, to make sure students learn in an exciting, innovative environment. Students have access to state-of-the-art learning spaces and the latest technologies, along with enhanced facilities that connect with researchers, industry and the community.  

The university has recently opened Pridham Hall, a brand-new sports, cultural and recreation complex located in the Adelaide CBD which hosts graduations, functions and sporting events. It also launched the A$247 million Health Innovation Building which provides spaces to explore new opportunities for research, teaching and community engagement. 

Research excellence

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 97 per cent of research rated at or above world-class standard○.  

Courses

The University of South Australia offers more than 200 degrees across four academic divisions. Degrees are designed with strong professional emphasis. Opportunities to learn in real-world settings form an important part of the curriculum, giving students the confidence and skills to graduate career ready. The university collaborates with over 2,500 companies worldwide to bring students valuable networking and work opportunities including placements, internships and projects.

Areas of study include: 

  • Business 
  • Education, Arts and Social Science
  • Health Sciences
  • IT, Engineering and the Environment.

http://unisa.edu.au/international

 
○ 2015 Excellence for Research in Australia (ERA)

 

 

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