International students studying in South Australia

International primary and secondary school students

State schools deliver a range of international student programs for primary and high school students from abroad who wish to study in South Australia. Students will:

  • improve their English language skills
  • have access to the latest science, technology, music and sporting facilities
  • receive the care and support to succeed on exchange.

As a primary school student you will be accompanied by your parent or guardian while you stay in South Australia.

As part of a high school program you will live with a supportive homestay family or you can nominate to live with a relative or family friend.

Further information

Visit the International Education Services website to find further information about study in Australia including:

  • the range of programs offered
  • the South Australian education system
  • eligibility requirements and enrolment process
  • fees and start dates
  • accommodation
  • support services
  • visas.

Contact details

International Education Services
Phone: +61 8 8226 3402
Enquiry form:  International students website

International tertiary education students

The Australian education system is world-class, designed to internationally recognised qualifications that are valued anywhere you go. Adelaide's tertiary institutions meet the highest standards guaranteed by the Australian Government’s Education Framework.

Find out about the:

Use the StudyAdelaide website for information on:

  • Adelaide - climate, food and culture, living costs, transport
  • study options and how to apply
  • career pathways
  • before arriving - accommodation, health insurance, money matter, visas
  • what's happening.

Look at the 'international students' sections on South Australia's tertiary education websites:

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