Life changing


Based in Adelaide, South Australia

The Australian Chiropractic College is proud to deliver cutting-edge curriculum in a caring and vibrant environment.

International Students


The Australian Chiropractic College is a registered CRICOS provider.  Our CRICOS Provider ID is 03943F.

Studying in Adelaide

The campus is in Adelaide which ranked #1 as Australia’s most liveable city for cost of living, clean environment, and lifestyle in 2020. The campus is in the heart of central shopping, business, and entertainment. We are situated a minute’s walk from nationally acclaimed cafes, bars, restaurants, clubs, pubs, theatres, shopping and some of the best music, comedy, food, and art festivals on offer. It is highly accessible by bus, tram, train, bike, and e-scooter. If you drive, there’s a car park right behind the campus and there are several other parking options nearby.

Accommodation & Living Expenses

There are a range of accommodation options for students in Adelaide for living separately or in shared accommodation. Rental accommodation can range from around AUD160 for single accommodation to AUD440 per week for a house where the cost can be shared. Students can also arrange home stay arrangements and accommodation in boarding schools. The costs of these options can vary with home stay average costing between AUD250 and AUD350 per week and boarding school accommodation ranging from AUD11,000 to AUD22,000 per year.

Students should also budget for the following indicative costs:
– Public transport $15 per week
– Food and meals $60 per week
– Utility bills $30 – $80 per week
– Phone and internet $20 per week
– Entertainment $90 per week

Health Cover

If you are an international student, it is a condition of your visa to maintain adequate health insurance for the duration of your stay in Australia. This means you need to purchase Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) and keep your policy up to date whilst you are in Australia and holding a student visa.  OSHC assists international students to meet the costs of medical and hospital care they may need while in Australia. OSHC also includes ambulance cover and limited pharmaceuticals. SA Health provide several fact sheets related to the Australia health system for international students, with particular reference to South Australian services. The fact sheets series can be downloaded here.

For general health information and referral to local health services contact Healthdirect Australia on 1800 022 222. This is a FREE 24-hour telephone health advice line. Calls are answered by registered nurses who can provide expert health advice about any health.

Schooling for Dependents

Children between the ages of 6 and 16 must attend school. Children can go to a government (public) school or an independent or Catholic private school. This link provides an overview of the SA education system and this link provides information on fees.

More Information

For more information about studying at the ACC as an international student please contact us by email at [email protected]

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