Welcome to Flinders ISC
Flinders ISC, owned by Study Group Australia Pty Limited, is dedicated to teaching students the skills and knowledge that last a lifetime. We are fully committed to ensuring you receive the best possible care and support while you are away from home and creating a positive environment where you can learn to think independently and graduate with confidence.
Our courses provide the academic and English language foundation you need to successfully progress into a degree at Flinders University, graduate with a world-class qualification and go on to succeed in your chosen career. At Flinders ISC we will help you to:
- Develop your academic knowledge in subject areas that are relevant to your chosen
- Learn key study and independent learning skills so that you can go on to study at Flinders
University with confidence.
- Improve your English language skills so that you can take an active part in University lectures
and tutorials and get the most from your studies.
- Adapt and settle into your new, exciting life in Australia.
About Study Group
Flinders ISC is part of Study Group Australia Pty Limited (SGA) – a global leader in providing Higher Education programs and pathway courses that prepare international students for university. SGA’s international programs help you to bridge the academic, cultural and language gap between where you are, and where you wish to be. All courses at Flinders ISC are delivered by SGA in a pathway arrangement with Flinders University. The Academic English Preparation (AEP), Foundation Programs and Diploma courses are owned and delivered by Study Group Australia Pty Limited. The Pre-Masters Business Programmes are owned by Flinders University and delivered by Study Group Australia Pty Limited, trading as Flinders International Study Centre, on behalf of Flinders University. Flinders ISC offers you a vibrant student life with the opportunity to live on campus and enjoy a true university experience. Supportive academic staff, modern facilities, study resources and access to Flinders University’s facilities and amenities are some of the many benefits you will enjoy when you study at Flinders ISC. You may even be lucky enough to spot the occasional koala on campus!
The facilities at Flinders ISC are well-equipped with classrooms, computers, interactive whiteboards and Wi-Fi internet access. Flinders ISC is conveniently located at the Sturt campus at Bedford Park, close to a café and a short walk from the on-campus accommodation.
Whilst studying at Flinders ISC, you can also enjoy full access to Flinders University facilities. As well as high-quality learning facilities and academic support services, the Bedford Park campus, where Flinders ISC is located, has everything international students need:
Student Hub and Plaza
As a student, you also have access to the $63 million Plaza and Student Hub is an extraordinary new campus facility. The development includes:
- Quiet spaces and group study lounges
- A food court providing a range of healthy and
affordable food options
- The 2,000 seat terraced plaza and outdoor
cinema that will host concerts, Adelaide Fringe
events, and more
- Flinders University Student Association,
clubs and societies
- A pharmacy, post office and a travel agent.
Adelaide on your doorstep
The campus, located in the foothills of Adelaide, is well serviced by public transport. It is only 15 minutes from the closest beach, and less than 10 minutes to the largest shopping complex in Adelaide by car.
The Flinders ISC App
Students can download the Flinders ISC App which contains lots of information to help them settle in to their studies at Flinders ISC and enjoy their time in Adelaide. Search for Flinders ISC at your App store.
Friendly student community
Our student community will make you feel welcome from the first day you arrive. You will be meeting students from all over the world, and with over 80 student clubs and societies to join, you will soon make many new friends.
Supporting students under 18
If you are under the age of 18, a caregiver will be assigned to you. They will liaise with Flinders ISC staff and your parents to ensure you are progressing well in your studies and enjoying student life at Flinders ISC. Learning material and practices are contextualised to meet the individual needs of the learner taking into account the age and maturity of the student.
Flinders ISC commits to complying with the ESOS framework which is comprised of legislative requirements and standards for the quality assurance of education and training institutions offering courses to international students. More information can be found on the Australian Government Department of Education and Training website.*
For more information please read our Welfare of Younger Students document.
Study Group Australia Pty Limited, trading as Flinders International Study Centre. CRICOS Provider Code: 01682E.
Flinders University. CRICOS Provider Code: 00114A.