University of South Australia (SA)

UniSA is Australia’s university of enterprise and is a globally-focused, locally-engaged institution established on the dual principles of equity and excellence.

With more than 32,000 students, the university is South Australia’s largest and was ranked 25th in the QS World University Rankings for institutions under 50 years old in 2015.

UniSA offers degree programs across a wide range of subjects including business, laweducation, arts and social scienceshealth sciencesinformation technology, engineering and the environment. A total of 88 per cent of UniSA graduates surveyed in 2014 were satisfied with the quality of their program.

We believe a university’s reputation is determined largely by the quality of its graduates, and are proud that more than 90 per cent of our graduates now in full-time work are employed in professional occupations within four months of completing their degrees.

UniSA is the youngest Australian institution in the top 50 of the 2015 THE top 100 under 50 ranking. The 2015 national Excellence in Research for Australia evaluation reported that 97 per cent of our assessed research was rated world-class or above, indicating an eightfold improvement in our research quality in the past three years.

Career Services

Location: Level 1, Jeffrey Smart Building, City West Campus, 217-243 Hindley Street, Adelaide, SA, 5000
Postal Address: GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, SA 5001
Telephone: +61 8 8302 7860
University Switchboard: 1300 301 703
University Homepage:


Services and Programs

FREE online service to advertise employment opportunities through our online jobs board ■ A selection of key advertisements promoted to over 32,000 enrolled students via Careers Weekly Newsletter ■ Annual Careers and Employability Expo ■ Themed careers related events ■ Discipline specific work integrated learning ■ Contact career services for all your graduate recruitment needs.

Equity Groups
UniSA Career Services is committed to assisting employers recruit candidates from equity groups.

Audiovisual equipment ■ Catering ■ Lecture theatres ■ Interview rooms.

Fields of Education
Aboriginal and Australian Studies, Accounting and Finance, Architecture , Arts, Aviation, Business, Communication, Construction Management, Contemporary Art, Defence, Design,  Education, Engineering, Environmental and Geospatial Science, Health Science, Human Movement Sport Clinical Exercise Physiology, Human Services, Information Technology, Jazz, Journalism, Laboratory Medicine, Languages, Law, Management and HRM, Marketing, Mathematics, Media Arts, Medical Radiation Science, Medical Sciences, Nursing and Midwifery, Nutrition and Food Sciences, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Property, Psychology, Science, Social Work, Tourism Sport and Events


Manager: UniSA Career Services:
Demi Kastanos
T: +61 8 8302 1297

Coordinator: CareerShop
Matt Purdy
T: +61 8 8302 1299


Study Dates

A full listing of key dates for the academic year can be viewed here:

Careers Expo

Annual Employment and Careers Expo

UniSA Careers Expo in partnership with The Big Meet is held annually in March. Participation is invited from organisations seeking to identify new talent for their business and build brand awareness amongst the student cohort. Students are encouraged to attend the annual careers expo to network with employers and find out about career and employment opportunities.

Find more information on the Careers Expo here:

Other careers themed events are planned throughout the year in our Career Insights program and provide further opportunity for students to engage with industry.

For more information on the Career Insights program please visit here:

For further information or enquiries, please feel free to contact UniSA Career Services or +61 8 8302 7860