News: Student experience
Graduating with a degree in economics from the University of Adelaide, Adam Marley never could have dreamed where his career would take him, making a difference in the lives of others through his coffee importing business, Intersection Traders.
University of Adelaide alumni Tom Welsby shares how he used his success in the Australian eChallenge and passion for innovation to create meaningful change in the real-estate industry.
Swapping physiology lectures for Introductory Accounting, Ellysia was once again inspired by her studies. This time, her lecturers ignited her passion for balancing debits with credits and confirmed her future aspirations. It was in her second year that Ellysia decided to major in Accounting and Corporate Finance.
Teaching innovation: Steven Hansen shares his experiences studying a Master of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Alumni Steven Hansen shares how he was able to use his Master’s degree in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and previous experience in hospitality and business ownership, to pursue a rewarding career path as a university lecturer.
Food for thought: Olivia Pineau shares her experiences studying a Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business
With a background in government and a passion for food sustainability, Olivia’s decision to undertake a Master of Global Food and Agricultural Business was a no brainer. Moving from Canada to pursue her studies, Olivia shares her experiences of the program and how she plans to turn her passion into a career here in Adelaide.
The Adelaide Business School believes in supporting their students through industry connections and accredited coursework, partnering with the two peak industry bodies for accounting, Chartered Accountants ANZ (CA ANZ) and Certified Practising Accountants (CPA).
From cutting her teeth as tax accountant at a large multinational corporation, to now managing her own start-up, Mercy Oloo has always been driven to empower and lift up the women around her.
University of Adelaide graduate, Sophie Eather shares her experiences studying international business, and how combining her degree with her passion for languages, opened up a world of opportunity for her both locally and internationally.
"The university environment is very supportive and sets you up to succeed with amazing teachers and resources."
Writing a scholarship application can be a daunting task, with a lot riding on the contents of a single essay. But it doesn’t have to be difficult and by following a few basics tips, you can put your best foot forward and set yourself up for success.