University of South Australia
Region: Oceania
Country/Region: Australia
Found Year: 1991
Address: GPO Box 2471
Introduction

Since its formation in 1991, the University of South Australia has pursued high aspirations with enthusiasm and success. UniSA’s vision is to be a leading contributor to Australia having the best higher education system in the world, supporting the world’s best educated and most innovative, cohesive and sustainable society. UniSA graduates have the knowledge, skills and qualities to contribute positively and creatively to the challenges of the future. The University’s programs are innovative and informed by research, and balance international perspectives with national priorities. UniSA consistently obtains graduate employment figures above the national average.UniSA generates research outputs of high quality, referenced to international benchmarks that lead to innovation, change and demonstrable improvements in the world around it. The national Excellence in Research Australia exercise identified over 80 per cent of UniSA’s research being assessed at the discipline level that was of a world-class standard - a striking testament given UniSA’s short history as a university. The areas in which UniSA was deemed to be at or above world class levels include:Chemical sciences, including physical chemistry, Engineering, including electrical and electronic, mechanical,materials, and civil engineering, and resources engineering and extractive metallurgy,Mathematical sciences, including applied and pure mathematics, Environmental sciences,Information computing sciences, including artificial intelligence and imageprocessing, distributed computing and information systems, Medical and healthsciences, including nursing, human movement and sports science, nutrition anddietetics, clinical sciences, pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences, medicalphysiology, and public health and health services, Built environment anddesign, including urban and regional planning, Applied economics, business andmanagement, and marketing, Studies in human society, including social work,sociology, psychology and cognitive sciences, Studies in creative arts andwriting, including journalism and professional writing, and visual arts andcrafts, Language, communication and culture, including cultural studies andlinguistics, Education systems and curriculum and pedagogy.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
401-500
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
501-600
2017
601-700
2018
501-600
2019
501-600
2020
401-500
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Hospitality & Tourism Management
43
Mining & Mineral Engineering
76-100
Civil Engineering
101-150
Nursing
101-150
Education
101-150
Environmental Science & Engineering
151-200
Transportation Science & Technology
151-200
Public Health
151-200
Key Statistics
31547
Total Enrollment
5588(17.7%)
International Students
25036
Undergraduate Enrollment
3491(13.9%)
International Students
6511
Graduate Enrollment
2097(32.2%)
International Students