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 Global Rankings

  • Ranked in the world's Top 50 under 50
    Ranked #25, 2020 THE Young University Rankings
    Ranked #29, 2021 QS Top 50 Universities Aged Under 50

  • Top 5 Young University in Australia 
    Ranked #4, 2020 THE Young University Rankings

  • #2 young university in Australia for teaching quality
    2019 THE Young University Rankings

  • Rated five stars for excellence in research, employability, teaching, facilities, internationalisation, social responsibility and innovation
    2019 QS Stars Ratings

UniSA is ranked as one of the world’s best places to study

  • UniSA Business is ranked in top 1% worldwide 
    UniSA Business is one of just ten institutions in Australia and 189 globally to be accredited by EQUIS (from over 16,500 worldwide). EFMD, February 2020

  • World top 100 for nursing 
    2020 QS Subject Rankings

  • World top 100 for education
    2020 THE Subject Rankings

  • World top 100 for exercise and sport science 
    2020 QS Subject Rankings, Sport-Related Subjects

  • World top 100 for law 
    2020 THE Subject Rankings

  • World top 125 for computer science
    2020 THE Subject Rankings

  • World top 150 for pharmacy and pharmacology
    2020 QS Subject Rankings

  • World top 150 for architecture and the built environment 
    2020 QS Subject Rankings

  • World top 150 for business and economics 
    2020 THE Subject Rankings

 Australian rankings

  • 100% of our assessed research rated at or above world-class
    2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA), 4-digit Fields of Research

  • No.1 in Australia for industry research income
    2020 THE World University Rankings

  • Australia's youngest university to receive five-stars in research
    2019 QS Stars Ratings

  • No.1 in Australia for research impact and engagement
    2018 ARC Engagement and Impact Assessment (EI), Combined Impact - Approact to Impact and Engagement on Assessed Fields. 

South Australian rankings

  • #1 in SA for student satisfaction
    ComparED (QILT) Course Experience Questionnaire 2018-2019 - Overall Satisfaction Indicator (Undergraduate). Public SA-founded universities only.

  • #1 in SA for graduate careers
    ComparED (QILT) Graduate Outcomes Survey 2019 - Full-time Employment Indicator (Undergraduate). Public SA-founded universities only.

  • #1 in SA for employer satisfaction
    2019 QILT Employer Satisfaction Survey - Overall Satisfaction Indicator

  • #1 in SA for student experience
    ComparED (QILT) Student Experience Survey 2018-2019 - All Indicators. Public SA-founded universities only.

  • #1 in SA for graduate careers in architecture and built environment / business and management / communications / health services / occupational therapy / physiotherapy / psychology / science and mathematics / social work / teaching 
    ComparED (QILT): Graduate Outcomes Survey 2017-19 - Overall Employment Indicator (Undergraduate). Public SA-founded universities only.

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