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Torrens University Australia

As Australia’s fastest-growing university, Torrens University Australia brings a careers-focused and global perspective to Australian higher education. With around 21,000 students from 118+ countries, Torrens University boasts a credible industry-immersive difference for its students and strong research output. 


  • At Torrens University Australia, our fresh approach to learning can be tailored to suit you and our strong industry connections give you everything you need to build a career you love.
  • CRICOS Provider Code: 03389E  


  • Torrens University's research strategy optimises the collective expertise of our researchers in response to issues locally and globally. Our Strategic plan will build our research excellence as we gain momentum of research achieved in our short history as one of Australia's youngest universities.
  • Torrens University's distinction is guided by our vision as the University of the future, Industry's University and being a standout Global University. Our researchers work together on challenges to develop applied and innovative outcomes through four major University wide research themes. 


  • Everything we do at Torrens University is driven by industry. You’ll gain first-hand experience working in your chosen industry and graduate work-ready, with the competitive edge to help you land your dream job.

Distance Learning Courses

Education & Training (11)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (3)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (3)
Engineering & Technology (2)
Journalism & Media (2)

Student services

Your campus provides free and confidential counselling to all face-to-face and online students enrolled in Australia. This non-judgmental service does not diagnose; we only listen and help you explore areas of concern and work on strategies that can assist you.  

Housing services

Popular accommodation options for international students in Australia include:

  • Homestay 
  • Residential colleges or purpose-built student accommodation
  • Private rental or share house
  • Youth hostels and other short-stay or budget accommodation

Library services

Our campus and online libraries resources provide you with access to a wide range of learning and teaching resources to enrich and build your learning and studying experience.

You will have access to:

  • The Torrens on campus Learning Resource Centres 
  • The Torrens online library
  • The University of Adelaide’s Barr Smith library (available to Adelaide campus-based students only)  

ICT services

  • Learning Resource Library and Media Lab for equipment hire
  • Laptop stations & break out zones
  • Communal Apple desktops
  • Free Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Friendly Student Services support team on-site
  • Mobile pods for meetings, business launches, project showcasing
  • Shared student lounges & dedicated study areas
  • Digital media lab
  • Photo imaging studio 
  • On-site café and student kitchen 

Medical services

The health and wellbeing of students is a priority of Torrens University Australia. Our Student Services team is available to assist you if you have a health concern that is impacting your studies.    

Campus life

Inside Ultimo campus, you’ll find everything you need to create your future. With open-plan areas and creative pods for learning, you’ll flourish in professional spaces that mirror your future workplace. When you study in Sydney, you’ll connect with others, share and challenge your thinking and access the latest technologies to kickstart your future career.

Student clubs

Our comprehensive New Student Community will help you further understand your online learning environment.

It is open to all new students, but is especially useful for those who study remotely. You'll learn about:

  • Creating a study space at home (or at the office, or at a friend's house!)
  • Your IT requirements
  • Library and learning resources 
  • The skills you already have and how they'll help you to succeed
  • Support services just for you  

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

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