South Australian Institute of Business and Technology (SAIBT) - University of South Australia


The University of South Australia is the largest university in South Australia with approximately 32,000 students and is ranked in the World's Top 50 Under 50 (universities which are under 50 years old) by both the Quacarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking (#29) and Times Higher Education (THE) (#25).

SAIBT Diploma courses are equivalent to the University of South Australia's first year bachelor degrees and opens the opportunity for students to get into their preferred bachelor degree. Choices include the Diploma of Arts, Business, Engineering, Health Science or IT which on completion will help students gain entry into UniSA and in most instances, provide students with a full year of credit towards a degree.

CRICOS Provider Code: 02193C.



Available for international students

Post-study work visa

Available for international students


Pranish from Nepal
Pranish from Nepal
Early Transition Program
“SAIBT is a great study destination with warm and friendly lecturers as well as staff. Choosing SAIBT has been one of the best decisions of my life and a wonderful experience.”
Caitlyn from Malaysia
Caitlyn from Malaysia
Early Transition Program
“Studying at SAIBT is so far my best learning experience ever. It’s not only that the study environment is enjoyable, but I also found that the unique teaching styles of each educator made the lecture easier to be engaged.”


Art, Design & Media

Early Transition Program to School of Education, Arts and Social Sciences

Business & Management

Diploma of Business

Computer Science & IT

Diploma of Information Technology

Engineering & Technology

Early Transition Program to School of Engineering

Law, Humanities and Social Sciences

Early Transition Program to School of Education, Arts and Social Sciences

Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences

Diploma of Health Science

Tuition & Cost

The costs listed below are an estimate based on what most students pay. The final price for tuition, housing and other expenses will vary based on program, English level, housing selection and other factors. For more exact pricing, please contact our advisors.
$ 47,119 Average cost per year
$ 24,319Tuition
$ 11,400Housing
$ 11,400Other

Required Documents

Below are the minimum documents required for our admissions team to conduct a review of your application to this institution. Additional documents may be required for specific programs or for the institution to issue you an unconditional letter of admission. Please contact an advisor for more information.

Passport Copy

English Test Result

School Transcript

Submission Deadlines

October 2022
Application Deadline:August 12, 2022
Program Start:October 10, 2022