Our profile

Australia’s University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia is Australia’s University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.

Ideas: We are creating new knowledge and developing new ideas for current world issues.

Solutions: We are taking on the challenges of tomorrow by finding solutions through our world class research today.

Connections: We are partnered globally and nationally with academic, research and industry leaders to help build a vibrant and successful society.

We are a university for the 21st century.

We offer degree programs across a wide range of subjects including business, law, education, arts and social sciences, health sciences, information technology, engineering and the environment.

  • we deliver for students the best possible start for their future careers;
  • we produce graduates who are capable of identifying opportunities and contributing to a vibrant and successful society;
  • we partner with industry and the professions to conduct research that’s cutting-edge and relevant; and
  • we engage meaningfully with our community.

We believe a university's reputation is determined largely by the quality of its graduates, and we are proud that more than 90 per cent of our graduates now in full-time work are employed in professional occupations within four months of completing their degrees.

Who we are

We are Australia's University of Enterprise on the global stage, agile and astute, known for relevance, equity and excellence.

What we do

We educate and prepare global learners from all backgrounds, instilling professional skills and knowledge and the capacity and drive for lifelong learning. We undertake research that is inspired by global challenges and opportunities, delivers economic and social benefits and which informs our teaching.

How we do it

We operate through a partnered, end-user informed culture of teaching and research with a commitment to outstanding service, continuous improvement and sustainability.

What we value

iversity and social justice
ngagement and collaboration
gility and innovation
cholarship and excellence

UniSA At-A-Glance

31,966 total number of students;
2,011 online;
5,406 total number of international students;
5,127 onshore international students;
2,816 staff (FTE);
202,472 total University alumni;
6 campuses;
2,500+ partnerships with global universities, research bodies, business and industry.

Major research flagships

6 Research themes:

  • An Age Friendly World;
  • Transforming Industries;
  • Scarce Resources;
  • Cancer;
  • Healthy Futures; and
  • Transforming Societies



City East Campus
City East Campus

Magill Campus
Magill Campus

Mt. Gambier Campus
Mt. Gambier Campus

City West Campus
City West Campus

Mawson Lakes Campus
Mawson Lakes Campus

Whyalla Campus
Whyalla Campus

More about UniSA

  • 2018 Annual Review

    2018 Annual Review

    A publication documenting the University's corporate performance for the year 2018.


  • Corporate Brochure

    Corporate Brochure

    A brochure, containing information about the University, its campuses, research, partnerships and more.


  • Corporate Video

    Corporate Video

    Watch a video introducing the University of South Australia, Australia's University of Enterprise.

    Watch Video

  • Enterprising Spaces

    Enterprising Spaces

    University of South Australia’s campus blueprint 2015 - 2018

    Read more

Areas of study and research

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