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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.

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News

12

Feb

Discovery Parks Graduate Development Program 2021

G’Day Group is looking for enthusiastic new associates to join our company via the 2021 Graduate Development Program.

5

Feb

UofA finalist in the Women in AI Awards

Congratulations to Dr Thushari Atapattu from the School of Computer Science who has been confirmed as a finalist in the Women in AI Awards for Australia and New Zealand. 

4

Feb

New Industry PhD opportunity with SEAS-NVE Holding A/S

Join this exciting new project to develop/test/verify an optimal bidding engine for an aggregator that can collect a sufficient amount of increased welfare, essential for developing a viable business model and investment in infrastructure.

2

Feb

Job opportunities: Multiple companies seeking software engineers

We are looking for Bachelor degree holders, Master degree holders and PhD graduate Software Engineers to work with Data61, CSIRO, University of Adelaide, and the University of New South Wales.

27

Jan

Your passion for future tech becomes reality with our Virtual Reality Design & Development course

Students with a passion for future technologies – especially those who want to develop and create them – can now combine their artistic and technical skills in a cutting edge Virtual Reality Design and Development course offered by the University of Adelaide.

14

Jan

Early 2021 Internship opportunities - applications closing soon

There are currently a large number of internships ready to start in early 2021 available on CareerHub. See a selection here and apply today.

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Events

4

Mar

Employability series session 1: Sourcing Graduate Jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

5

Mar

International Women’s Day 2021: Let’s celebrate our University women

Please join us for a celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women the world over, featuring a livestream with alumnae Natasha Stott Despoja AO and Senator The Hon Penny Wong. The UN Women livestream will commence at 9am sharp.

11

Mar

EY Future Female Leaders

Join our team from EY for morning tea and hear how female leaders are building a better working world.

16

Mar

Employability series session 2: Applying for Graduate Jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

23

Mar

Employability series session 3: Creating your brand on LinkedIn for graduate jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

24

Mar

Google Tech Career Information Session

You are invited to Google’s Tech Career Information Session with The University of Adelaide via Google Meet.

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