Are you an innovator? Join the team at the Advanced Computing Research Centre (ACRC) and enjoy the view from our position at the forefront of research and innovation in the areas computer science, software engineering and information systems.
The ACRC is an integral part of UniSA's prominent School of Information Technology & Mathematical Sciences. It combines academic rigour and research experience with a highly collaborative approach to provide new and cost effective computing solutions.
The centre brings together those who recognise the need for IT innovation and those who can apply their research expertise to deliver solutions, enriching our students’ learning environment at the same time.
We maintain a number of relationships and links with prominent Australian and international IT organisations including BAE Systems Australia Ltd, Department of Education, Science and Training, Sun Microsystems Australia Pty Ltd, as well as universities from all over the world.
This collaboration has translated into many benefits for our students, including scholarships, prizes and awards, championing innovation right from the start of our researchers’ careers.
World Top 100 for Engineering and Technology*
The University of South Australia’s Division of Information Technology, Engineering and the Environment has been acknowledged as a high-performing, progressive and engaging institute, earning impressive rankings for its teaching and research including:
- World top 100 for Engineering and Technology, top six in Australia and number one in South Australia in the 2013-14 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
- Industry relevant research - number one in Australia for funding received from Commonwealth grants to CRCs.
- Excellence in Research Australia 2012 rated more than 86 per cent of our university’s assessed research as world standard or above, including a ranking of 4 for Engineering – a performance above world standard.
*2013-14 Times Higher Education World University Rankings