The University Of Adelaide is a 142-year-old institution, and the third oldest university in the country of Australia. It started iwht a modest grant of 20000 by a miner known as Walter Watson.
Today, the University of Adelaide is a part of the Group Of Eight, a group of leading research universities in the country. The quality of education provided at the University as well as the facilities, faculty and infrastructure have ensured that the university is ranked amongst the top 1% of the best institutions across the world.
The university has a history of supporting women’s right to higher education. A few years back it implemented smoke-free policy on its campus. With 5 faculties, it employs more than 1,300 academics who teach more than 20,000 students.