Flinders University is everything a modern university should be – progressive, student-focused, and career-minded. Offering everything you need to step fearlessly into your future; go beyond the ordinary and achieve the extraordinary with Flinders.
Ranked in the top 2% of universities in the world*, Flinders University is everything a modern university should be – progressive, student-focused, and career-minded.
At Flinders, you’ll study in state-of-the-art facilities alongside like-minded individuals who will challenge and inspire you to search for new knowledge. To innovate, to be entrepreneurial, and enterprising – and to create ideas that will make a difference.
Flinders is invested in your future – we measure our success by yours.
That's why we take pride in being rated #1 in Australia for postgraduate employment**. Our degrees are designed to help you go beyond just learning – to earning – through industry-linked and accredited degrees, professional placement opportunities, industry projects, and mentoring programs.
Flinders is ranked 43 in the Asia Pacific and 271 in the world (THE World University Rankings 2020). We’ve set ourselves a goal to expand our global reach through international collaborations in research and education and to continue to be actively engaged with business, industry, and communities around the world.
A globally recognised, industry-accredited Flinders degree prepares you for a satisfying career in your chosen area. Flinders has a high level of industry connections with global leaders including CISCO and BAE Systems, which means you’ll have the opportunity to take up practical placements and graduate job-ready – and ahead of the curve.
Flinders’ main campus at Bedford Park provides modern buildings, state-of-the-art facilities, unique coastal views, and easy access to major shopping centres, the central business district, and local beaches. This includes a $63 million Student Hub and Plaza, which incorporates study spaces, retail stores, cafes, and a bar.
At Flinders, we are focused on student support as we know this equates to student success. We provide a wide range of specialist international services and programs to support your transition into study at Flinders, and life in Adelaide. Our world-class international student support services are in place from before you arrive, until after you graduate.
This is demonstrated with over 90%^ of Flinders University international students indicating they are satisfied with our student support services.
Commencing in 2020, the Flinders Village development has seen a brand-new train line and Flinders Railway Station built, adjacent to Flinders Medical Centre – our on-campus teaching hospital – connecting students, industry, and community to the city in a commute time of just 22-minutes. The Flinders Village promises to be a vibrant urban centre, complete with high-tech research facilities, entertainment, and retail offerings.
When you arrive at Flinders, you’ll have the opportunity to meet, study and exchange ideas with more than 20,000 Australian students, and gain a truly international perspective with over 5,400 students from over 90 countries.
Our online offerings are stronger than ever. You can be confident you’ll receive the support, encouragement, and resources you need to grow, learn, and enjoy an extraordinary Australian university experience.
*(THE World University Rankings 2020 as a percentage of the total number of universities in the world according to the International Association of Universities)
**(#1 in Australia for postgraduate employment
QILT 2021 Graduate Outcomes Survey)
^(International Student Barometer, 2018, calculated as an average)