Adelaide Life

Discover the best of city living in an affordable and relaxed environment. Find out why Adelaide is highly regarded for its world-class education systems and lifestyle.

Adelaide is the most affordable mainland Australian capital city for study, according to research from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EUI).

With a population of just over one million people, the Adelaide community is a welcoming place to live and study, and is tolerant of religious beliefs and practices.

Cost of living

In affordable Adelaide, you can do more with less. Check out our cost-of-living guide to find out what an average student can expect to pay.

Time zone

Adelaide is +9.5 hours GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) and +10.5 hours GMT during summer daylight savings. For example, we are 2.5 hours ahead of China, 7-8 hours ahead of the UK and Europe and 12-15 hours ahead of the US.


Adelaide has four distinct seasons including comfortably warm to hot temperatures in summer and refreshingly mild winters.

City Living
Unihouse is located in Rundle Mall which is the premier retail shopping destination and meeting place in Adelaide with over 1000 retail stores and services.