Welcome to your International Study Centre
The Flinders International Study Centre (Flinders ISC) 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.
As well as high-quality learning facilities and academic support services, the Bedford Park campus has everything international students need:
- State-of-the art libraries and IT labs
- Cafés, bars and restaurants, including the fully
refurbished refectory where you can grab a bite
to eat with friends, or simply relax
- A modern fitness centre which has something
for just about everyone – gym equipment, yoga,
pilates, squash courts, CrossFit training, and more.
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 70 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. 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.
About Flinders International Study Centre (ISC)
Flinders ISC is dedicated to giving students essential skills and knowledge that will last a lifetime.
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!
Flinders ISC is part of Study Group Australia – a global leader in providing Higher Education programs that prepare international students for university. Study Group Australia has partnered with Flinders University to deliver pathway programmes that prepare you for your degree studies at Flinders University. Once you have successfully completed your pathway program at Flinders ISC, you are guaranteed a place at Flinders University.
Flinders ISC’s Academic English Preparation, Foundation and Diploma courses are owned and delivered by Study Group Australia. The Pre-Masters Business programs are owned by Flinders University, and delivered by Study Group Australia, trading as Flinders International Study Centre on behalf of Flinders University.
Study Group Australia Pty Limited, trading as Flinders International Study Centre. CRICOS Provider Code: 01682E.
Flinders University. CRICOS Provider Code: 00114A.