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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.

At a glance

By the numbers

  • 33,813 students
  • 5,745 international students
  • 2,863 staff
  • 211,311 alumni
  • 6 campuses
  • 89 partner institutions
  • 2,500+ partnerships with global universities, research bodies, business and industry.

*2018 figures

Major research institutes

Six Research Themes

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

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 life-long 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

I ntegrity and accountability
D iversity and social justice
E ngagement and collaboration
A gility and innovation
S cholarship and excellence

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