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The Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics offers an extensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs which provide an extraordinary Adelaide experience. Our graduates make history, are highly-skilled, well-rounded and are prepared to positively impact the future as true global citizens.

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We take great pride in the excellence of our research and the fact that the learning we foster in the Faculty is directly shaped by the needs and of the professions and disciplines we serve.

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From our groundbreaking research to supporting the wider community, we are proud to work closely with government, industry and alumni.

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Learn more about our internship opportunities and building your employability. We prepare students to achieve successful career transitions and connect with industry.

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Latest news



Cartoon character inspires musicians to bounce back

A character from the Asterix cartoon series could be an inspiration to musicians who are faced with setbacks.



Announcing the new Head of School of Education, Professor Susan James Relly

After an international search, the University of Adelaide is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Head of School of Education. 



Call for expressions of interest: NHMRC Investigator Grant applications

A University-wide internal EOI process is underway for NHMRC Investigator Grants opening in 2023. Research Services invite you to complete an EOI if you are thinking about applying for this scheme. The information collected will be used by Research Services Hub and Spoke teams to plan and resource support and to contact applicants and communicate support opportunities. The EOI can be completed by both internal and external applicants and will remain open until 5 pm, Wednesday 31 August 2022.



In a cold July, Adelaide comes to life with art of light, sound and movement

On cold nights in July, Adelaide audiences are flocking to an extraordinary festival of light and sound.



Growing numbers of unqualified teachers are being sent into classrooms – this is not the way to ‘fix’ the teacher shortage

Every few days there is another report about the teacher shortage across Australia. Last week, we learned one of Melbourne’s biggest schools is considering a return to home learning to cope with staff shortages.


Upcoming events



HDR information session online

Join us for an online information session to learn more about undertaking a MPhil or PhD in the Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics.



Digital Humanities Lab: Preserving the digital and recreating the physical past

This webinar showcases projects that are exploring how we care for our digital cultural heritage, and how digital experiences can help us experience lost heritage.