Why Torrens?

Welcome to Australia’s fastest growing university. Torrens University Australia brings a fresh, modern, careers-focussed perspective to higher education. Here’s what that means for you…

Be part of an international network

Torrens University Australia is part of Laureate International Universities, a leading international network of quality, innovative institutions of higher education comprised of 80 universities across 29 countries. Torrens’ association with Laureate International Universities gives you the opportunity to leverage the network of over 1,000,000 students around the world – including more than 100,000 online students.

Find out more about Torrens global partnerships

Access our national campus network

Whether you study on campus or online, you can access state-of-the-art Torrens campuses in Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. There are no more boring classrooms, we have designed our learning spaces to promote collaboration and engagement, and they’re located in convenient and vibrant inner city neighbourhoods.

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Dynamic Online Learning

Dynamic Online Learning mode means you can achieve success in your own time. We provide on-demand access to your course materials and content so you can study whenever it’s convenient to you. At specific campuses, we also offer hybrid courses that combine a online and on-campus study to provide you with yet another option for completing your postgraduate course.

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Fast-track your career & professional network

  • Advance your career sooner: Torrens operates on a trimester system so many courses can be completed in less time than at other institutions. Imagine walking out of Torrens with a Master degree in as little as 12 months, or a Bachelor degree in only 2 years - find a course

  • Build your network: Torrens runs optional Touch-Point weekend sessions that give you the opportunity to hear from industry professionals, converse with lecturers and expand your multidisciplinary network in a face-to-face environment. With a session every trimester at one of our national campuses, you can build your network faster while you study.

Small class sizes

Get direct and personalised access to our industry-experienced lecturers and learning facilitators, through small class sizes and valuable one-to-one interactions, regardless of whether you study online or on campus.

The Torrens Commitment

  • Excellence in all aspects of operation

  • Proactive engagement with industry

  • Achieving excellent employment outcomes by focusing on students

  • A global perspective that provides opportunities for all students to gain a global learning experience

  • Intercultural understanding

  • The intellectual and personal welfare of all staff and students

  • Integrity in the pursuit of knowledge

  • Collaboration and teamwork

  • An innovative and dynamic environment that is focussed on facilitated learning


"My studies have given me the desire to collaborate with people from different cultures and backgrounds and I realise there’s more out there and I now seek different opinions and am able to challenge myself."

Paul Schliebs Master of Business Administration