Torrens University Australia

Torrens is a private university and is part of Laureate International Universities, the leading global network of 70 accredited universities and higher education institutions with over 1 million students worldwide. Torrens offers courses through its Vertical structure in 5 fields of study being Business, Design, Health, Hospitality and Education.

Top reasons to study here

  • International Network: Torrens University Australia is part of Laureate International Universities, a leading international network of quality.
  • National Campus Network: Whether you study on campus or online, you can access state-of-the-art Torrens campuses in Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
  • Dynamic Online Learning: We provide on-demand access to your course materials and content so you can study whenever it’s convenient to you.

Master's Programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (4)
Humanities (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



  • Torrens offers courses through its Vertical structure in 5 fields of study being Business, Design, Health, Hospitality and Education. Since opening, Torrens University Australia has continued to prove its reputation as an innovative and global further education provider by growing its offerings to include some of the world’s most prestigious schools.
  • CRICOS Provider Code: 03389E


Our research outputs aim to advance knowledge that positively contributes to social justice and wellbeing, improved health outcomes, strong governance systems, economic prosperity and international development.


Your career begins the day you set foot on campus at Torrens University Australia.

Everyone learns better through doing. Hands-on experience is worked into every course at Torrens so that you can graduate confident and already sure of your skills.

Industry placements represent a substantial opportunity for you to further develop what you have learned in the classroom by applying it in a professional workplace. Our students undertake Industry Placements with some of the most prestigious organisations in Australia and the world.

A successful Industry Placement, combined with further work experience, will make you a highly employable and highly skilled professional, ready to work in the career of your choice.

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Apply through Studyportals

Why Apply through Studyportals?

As a trusted application partner of Torrens University Australia we make sure you can apply easier to programmes from this university. By applying through Studyportals, you get dedicated application counselling, the option of applying to multiple programmes and better chances of being accepted to your programme. You can apply anytime and let us worry about the deadlines.

How to Apply?

Select a programme offered by Torrens University Australia and start the application process. You will have to answer a few questions about who you are and what you want to study and create your application account. After you load your required application documents, you will be contacted by one of our application counsellors. The counsellor will make sure you’ll have the best chances of getting into the university. Finally, Studyportals will apply on your behalf.


Student services

The Torrens University Success Coaching program provides students with ongoing support, advice and encouragement throughout the duration of their course. Your dedicated Success Coach works for you to ensure you get the most out of your education. They support you by building on your own unique personal strengths and professional capabilities to work towards your career goals.

Housing services

There are a range of housing options available for students in Adelaide, including residential colleges, student apartments and private rentals. Torrens does not own or operate its own accommodation facilities. However, the Student Services Team can help you find a housing option that best suits your needs. Torrens University is also registered with the Australian Homestay Network (AHN). Residential Colleges Residential Colleges provide safe, furnished, fully catered accommodation with a central focus on the student community. 

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)

Medical services

Torrens University Australia provides support to students who have a permanent or temporary medical condition or disability so that they can meet the inherent requirements of their program and courses while maintaining as much academic independence as possible.  

Student Life

Campus life

Whether you study on campus or online, you can access state-of-the-art Torrens campuses in Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. There are no more boring classrooms, instead, we have designed our learning spaces to promote collaboration and engagement, and they’re located in convenient and vibrant inner city neighbourhoods.

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

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