MOVES to merge the Mount Gambier campus of UniSA into a “super-size” tertiary institution have been abandoned.
The purpose-built Wireless Road West campus has offered face-to-face training for education and nursing degrees for several years.
Since June, the University of Adelaide and UniSA have been jointly exploring the opportunities and challenges of creating a new university for South Australia and this would have impacted in some measure on the tertiary facility in the Blue Lake city.
The chancellors of both institutions announced last week the two universities had finished their discussions about a potential merger.
The councils of the two universities had met the previous day to consider an