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Why Should I Study in Adelaide?

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Why Should I Study in Adelaide?

Adelaide, the capital city of South Australia, has been named Australia’s most liveable city and the world’s third most liveable city according to The Economist’s Global Liveability Index. Adelaide is a city with a lot to offer, from its sunny beaches and energetic lifestyle to its world-renowned wine region and dazzling festivals, this is a city that you should consider as your top study destination.

Here are the main reasons why Adelaide is the perfect destination for students from all over the world:

Lower Cost of Living

According to a recent report from Finder, Adelaide is known as one of the lowest-cost-of-living cities in Australia. This coastal city has attracted more and more residents and students in recent years and is largely due to the lower cost of housing compared to other cities in Australia, which makes up a large portion of an individual’s monthly expenses.

In addition, the cost of transportation, and entertainment is also lower in Adelaide, making it an appealing option for people to live and study here. Students who hold a concession MetroCARD for public transportation can enjoy a discounted rate and save half of the expense compared to the regular MetroCARD. 

Quality Education and Diverse Study Options

Adelaide is a prime destination for higher education, with
top-ranked universities including the University of Adelaide, Flinders
University, and the University of South Australia, with a diverse range of
study options available. Adelaide’s universities are renowned for their
academic excellence and students have access to cutting-edge research
facilities and top-notch faculty. The city also offers a broad range of courses
and programs from colleges and institutions, catering to the interests and needs
of students from all over the world. 

Alliance College provides opportunities for students to find courses that align with their academic goals and career aspirations. From business to hospitality, we offer a University Pathway for students to enter Adelaide’s great universities such as the Torrens University, ICHM and the University of South Australia.

A World-Renowned Wine Region with Multiple Working Opportunities

Adelaide is famous for some of the most beautiful vineyards and wineries in the world, including Barossa Valley and McLaren Vale, which contribute to a thriving wine industry and exciting opportunities for students pursuing careers in hospitality and cookery. With a variety of wine bars, cellar doors, restaurants, and even winery accommodations that serve delicious food and wine, students won’t miss out on the opportunity to work in such a booming industry and gain hands-on experience in a professional kitchen and in hotel operations. 

A Stunning Festival City with A Variety of Unforgettable Life Experiences

Adelaide is famous for its festivals including Adelaide Festival, Adelaide Fringe, WOMADelaide, Tasting Australia, and Adelaide Cabaret Festival. This wide variety of cultural and artistic events attracts hundreds and thousands of tourists, residents as well as students.  Especially for students, Adelaide’s festivals provide an opportunity to engage with the local community, learn about new cultures and explore potential career paths. The festivals bring the city with enormous economic benefits, with the increasing hospitality and tourism jobs. If you’re passionate about culture and art, Adelaide is a dynamic city to live in and study.

Exciting Outdoor Adventures

Adelaide is well-known for its breathtaking natural beauty and wide range of outdoor activities. You can go for a hike in the beautiful Mount Lofty Ranges located near Adelaide city, explore the stunning coastline and beaches such as Glenelg and Henley Beach, or simply escape the hustle and bustle of the city in the remarkable parks and gardens such as Adelaide Botanic Garden, Victoria Park, and Bonython Park.

What we can offer

Alliance College offers excellent opportunities for students who want to study English, Commercial Cookery, Hospitality, Carpentry, Business, and Automotive courses in Adelaide. We are partnered with local restaurants, bars, and cafés, as well as hotels in Adelaide, offering students plenty of opportunities to formally work in such hotels and restaurants. In addition, Alliance College has University Pathways to great universities in Adelaide, where you can pursue Higher Education studies.

If you’d like to talk to our team to learn more about your study options, reach out to us at marketing@alliancecollege.edu.au.

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