With more than 32,000 students, the university is South Australia’s largest and was ranked 25th in the QS World University Rankings for institutions under 50 years old in 2015. Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and an experienced academic team, the University of South Australia continues to be a leader in undergraduate and postgraduate pharmacy education, providing high-quality teaching and research-informed education. It is one of only four universities to be a member of the National Alliance for Pharmacy Education (NAPE) and is accredited by the Australia Pharmacy Council.
Institutional awards and rankings
- In the 2015 QS World University Rankings, UniSA is in the top 300 ranked at 288 up from 333 in 2014. UniSA is one of only two Australian institutions aged under 25 to feature in the top 300 of the QS rankings in 2015.
- UniSA ranked 35th worldwide in the 2015 Times Higher Education International Rankings of universities under 50 years of age.
- The UniSA Business School is one of only 163 schools worldwide, and one of just nine in Australia, accredited by the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS).
- UniSA was awarded a 5-star rating for 'Socioeconomic Equity' in the 2016 Good Universities Guide.
Articulation with University of South Australia (UniSA)
Students studying the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) at Taylor’s University have the option to transfer their credits to the University of South Australia at the end of their second year (minimum requirement CGPA 2.85), allowing them the opportunity to complete their 3rd and 4th year at the University of South Australia in Adelaide. Students will then be awarded their Bachelor of Pharmacy degree by the University of South Australia, allowing them to be registered and practice as pharmacists in Australia.