We’re excited to share that our very first interstate campus – the University of Adelaide College Melbourne Campus – is now open.  

Completing your pathway program with the College, you’ll move on to your chosen degree at the University of Adelaide, Melbourne Campus, ranked in the top 1% of all universities worldwide. 

Start your online study with us now, and when borders re-open, complete your program and degree in one of the world’s most liveable cities.* 

University of Adelaide Melbourne campus

So, here’s a few more reasons why it might be the perfect fit for your study goals: 


Our new campus gives students in Melbourne an additional opportunity to access as a prestigious Group of 8 university in Australia. 

Wherever you choose to study however, the education you’ll receive will be the same. Our academic quality and curriculum standards will always match and reflect that of the College and the University of Adelaide. 

Everything we’re known for in Adelaide, such as outstanding student support and highly qualified teachers, you’ll find at our Melbourne campus too. And when you graduate you will receive the same University of Adelaide parchment as your Adelaide-based peers. 

University of Adelaide Melbourne campus

Studying with us, you can have confidence that the program you choose will prepare you for the transition to an undergraduate or postgraduate degree. 

And our record speaks for itself – our progression rates for Foundation Studies and Degree Transfer to the University are slightly higher than domestic student undergraduate pass rates.** 


Did you know? The University of Adelaide is ranked in the top 5% of business schools in the world.† It’s also SA’s leading university for graduate employability.^ 

Our Melbourne campus is a hub for business. Entry pathways are available to undergraduate and postgraduate degrees from the University of Adelaide in business, accounting, finance and IT. You can view the full list here

And there’s no better place to be studying business. 

According to the prestigious QS Best Student Cities 2019, Melbourne ranks as the 10th best city in the world for ‘employer activity’. It’s also incredibly tech-career friendly and considered Australia’s technology hub. In fact, more than half of Australia’s top 20 technology companies are headquartered here.  

It’s a major economic centre and home to multinationals across many fields. This means greater access to highly desirable internship opportunities and graduate jobs when you’re ready to take that next step in your career. 


In the 2020 Australian English Language Barometer (ELB), which surveyed 15,000 students, the College is ranked number one for Overall Student Satisfaction in Australia. 

University of Adelaide Melbourne campus

When it comes to studying online, we’ve done everything to make sure that your online experience will be seamless.  

Our user-friendly platform called MyUni has an in-built assessment calendar and a handy search function, so you can find anything you’re looking for. 

Whether you’re studying online or on-campus, our friendly Student Support team will give you every opportunity to succeed through our range of dedicated services, including: 

  • Writing and Maths Learning Centres 
  • Tutor Assistance Program  
  • Dedicated careers service 
  • Personal and confidential counselling 
  • Specific program advice 
  • Transition support throughout studies 


Melbourne consistently ranks as one of the best student-friendly cities and most liveable cities in the world.*  

University of Adelaide Melbourne campus

There are plenty of reasons why it’s considered such a great place to live and we can’t wait for you to experience all of it in the future! 

The new College campus is located in the iconic Docklands precinct, known for its wide range of waterfront shops, restaurants and cafes.  

When it comes time to find your home away from home, there’s no shortage of modern accommodation options to choose from, including Iglu Melbourne CityThe Student Housing Company – University Square and UniLodge

The city centre is only a short ride away on the free City Circle tram, so you’ll never be far from the action. You can enjoy your time off discovering Melbourne’s famous laneways, music scene and buzzing café and arts culture. 

For sporting fans, the city plays host to various events throughout the year including Aussie Rules football, soccer, rugby and grand slam tennis. 

Think our Melbourne campus could be your path to success? Read more here about our pathway programs on offer, entry requirements and scholarship options. 

*(Economist Intelligence Unit Global Liveability Ranking, 2019 

**Data supplied by University of Adelaide (2020) 

 †Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business (AACSB) 

^QS Graduate Employability Ranking 2020