Since its inception in 1966, Flinders University has consistently pushed the boundaries of what is expected of it as an institution. Providing innovative degree programmes for students to help them graduate feeling work-ready, conducting world-leading research and positively engaging with the local community is at the core of the Flinders philosophy.
Based in the Australian city of Adelaide, which is ranked as one of the top ten most liveable cities in the world, the institution takes great pride in providing a highly diverse student population, with over 4,800 international students from more than 90 different countries featured across the campuses. In addition, the institution awarded more than AUD 4.2 million in scholarships to students in 2016.
90% of research conducted at Flinders has been rated as world-class or above, and it proudly boasts being a part of the prestigious Innovative Research Universities Australia group.
With a wide range of courses available, in fields such as creative arts and media, engineering, medicine, and computing, students will have no shortage of degree options to choose from.
Cutting-edge facilities at Flinders include a state-of-the-art Sport and Fitness Centre at the Bedford Park campus, a super-sized TV screen in the plaza for screening events and a variety of creative learning spaces across the campuses.
Professional placements and a practical, hands-on way of learning give students the perfect base on which to build their career after finishing at Flinders. Work-integrated learning services provide students with professional opportunities that they can take part in throughout their degree, giving them plenty of opportunities to bolster their CV before graduating.
The International Student Services at Flinders are ranked among the best in Australia, featuring a welcome arrival at the airport, and a brilliant orientation programme which gives students the chance to explore their new surroundings.