School of Computer Science

For over 50 years the School of Computer Science has been preparing students for success using—and shaping—the latest in digital technology.

If you like solving problems and tackling real-world challenges, we have the experience, expertise, energy and enterprise to educate you for the future.

We teach computer science and software engineering and you can tailor your studies towards a particular career path, with majors offered in artificial intelligence, computer science, cybersecurity, data science, distributed systems and networking.

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Our computer science and software engineering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees provide an outstanding foundation of skills and understanding in complex computing and computer systems. With five industry-driven majors on offer—you can tailor your studies towards a wide range of in-demand careers.

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Our research

At the School of Computer Science our world-class research is focused on computer vision, distributed and high-performance computing, evolutionary systems, computer science education, formal methods and software architectures.

Our Research

Student support

Are you a current student? Our Ask ECMS team is available for any questions you have regarding your degree—from enrolment and practical experience, to degree checks and credit transfers. You can also access online resources, including study plans and forms.

Student Support

Contact us

Do you need to contact the School of Computer Science? If your question relates to a specific matter, you can contact the relevant School of Computer Science staff member directly.

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Computer Science Learning Centre

The Computer Science Learning Centre (CSLC)—also known as the ‘Duck Lounge’—is a dedicated space for students undertaking Computer Science subjects.

Computer Science Learning Centre

Digital technologies education for teachers

We provide primary and secondary school teachers with free online courses, professional learning events and a National Lending Library to better prepare them for teaching digital technology in the classroom.

Digital Technologies Education

Will you be joining us from overseas?

Studying at the University of Adelaide, continuously ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide, will challenge and inspire you. We're a member of Australia's Group of Eight (Go8), made up of the country's best universities.

The University's beautiful campus features traditional sandstone buildings, open spaces and cutting-edge facilities. Located in the multicultural city of Adelaide, South Australia; it is close to accommodation, shops, entertainment and attractions.

The School of Computer Science offers a range of world-class programs. Find out more about study options, entry requirements, how to apply and life in Adelaide.

Information for international students

News and events

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Feb

AECOM graduate career information session – make amazing happen!

After years of study, you’re looking to launch your career with a company that supports your ongoing development, and makes the world a better place. Join our information session to learn more about graduate career opportunities within AECOM and some of the most exciting infrastructure projects in the world. We are a team of over …

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Feb

Atlassian graduate program

Atlassian graduate roles for 2020 are now live! Join Atlassian as a graduate and start having a direct impact on how millions of users collaborate and use software. Apply online and start an awesome career. Find out more about the Atlassian graduate program

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Feb

Port Jackson Partners – 2020 graduate program

Port Jackson Partners (PJP) is a top-tier boutique strategy consulting firm advising CEOs, boards and executives on their most significant business challenges. PJP is seeking talented graduates from a range of disciplines to join its 2020 Graduate Program in Sydney. A background in business is not required – the firm’s strategy consultants come from a range of …

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Feb

McKinsey and Company Business Analyst roles in 2020

We are looking for bright, creative women and men of exceptional intellectual ability and character to join our consulting team as Business Analysts for 2020. We offer one of the most attractive opportunities in Australia for new graduates—we give you incomparable work experience, cutting-edge training and exposure to many industries around the world. Meet our …

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