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Designed to deliver excellence in education
Adelaide is a leading education city, with established institutions across all areas of education, including universities that rank in the top 2% globally. This comes from a long history of academic excellence, and the Australian Government’s Educational Framework that guarantees the highest standards in education. Adelaide, with its commitment to education excellence, has produced numerous Nobel Laureates and Rhodes Scholars, leading the world in their various fields of expertise.
An Adelaide education teaches you how to think, not just what to think, so you can succeed in any career, anywhere in the world.
Designed to balance learning and wellbeing
Adelaide is one of the world’s most liveable cities, with a vibrant atmosphere and natural beauty on its doorstep. There’s so much to experience beyond the classroom, from local food markets, international sporting events and world renowned arts festivals.
The city’s layout means you spend less time commuting and more time enjoying life.
And with a lower cost of living than most other Australian cities, you have more money to enjoy it too.
Adelaide is home to people from all over the world. Its caring community is what truly makes it a great place to live. From your first welcome to final graduation and beyond, you’ll always feel that sense of support around you.
Balancing learning and lifestyle
Adelaide is one of the most world’s liveable cities. Its compact size means less time commuting and more time relaxing or visiting the many attractions on Adelaide’s doorstep.
Helping students feel at home
Adelaide values you as an individual with unique interests and aspirations. You get tailored support at every stage of your student experience.
A vibrant student life
Adelaide is a vibrant, friendly city that offers something for everyone. From city nightlife to relaxed suburbs, you can choose the lifestyle that suits you and helps enrich your student experience.
Affordability for life
Adelaide is up to 16% more affordable than other major Australian cities, and has the lowest median rent in the country. Less money spent on living means more money to spend on an enjoyable lifestyle.
Pioneers in student accommodation
Australia’s Student Accommodation Association was first established in Adelaide. From those foundation years right through to today, Adelaide has always been at the forefront of providing safe, secure and comfortable accommodation that enhances the student experience.
References and additional information
University of Adelaide
University of South Australia
Australian Qualifications Network
Rhodes Scholar Database
The Global Liveability Index 2018
Australia’s commuting distance: cities and regions
Worldwide Cost of Living 2018
Rental market snapshot: June 2018
Get Work Help Desk
Adelaide Student Events
Student support programs
Adelaide Ranked One Of World’s Most Friendly Cities
The 2018 Friendliest Cities in the World