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University of Tasmania

Location Hobart, Hobart Australia
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Ranking

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QS World University Rankings
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215

Undergraduate programs
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108

Postgraduate programs
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The University of Tasmania (UTAS) is Australia’s fourth oldest university. With more than 34,000 students, the University provides a creative and stimulating academic environment and vibrant campus life. While maintaining a distinctive Tasmanian identity, the University of Tasmania offers a truly internationalized curriculum and broad access to a diverse range of degrees, student exchanges and learning experiences to shape future global leaders.

Our scholars are able to interact with the friendly locals at university and throughout the Tasmanian community, giving you a great opportunity to improve your English and career prospects while enjoying a true ‘Australian experience’.

Beyond the student experience, the University’s community is strengthened by a network of more than 105,000 alumni spanning over 120 countries, and is underpinned by collaborative partnerships with other organizations who share our strategic outlook.


Tasmania is uniquely placed to offer a true Australian experience. The state is an overwhelmingly English-speaking environment and has a traditional Australian culture, all in a stunning and fun-packed location. Less than two hours from Sydney and less than one hour from Melbourne, Tasmania is known for its friendly, welcoming people, pleasant temperate climate, easy access to wilderness and heritage, and a cosmopolitan lifestyle with a strong arts culture.

The two international University of Tasmania campuses in Hobart and Launceston are large enough to offer you a vibrant and unique learning environment with world-class facilities, but still small enough to ensure friendly connections between staff and students, and a strong focus on the needs of the individual.


The University of Tasmania is very highly regarded for its commitment to excellence in learning and teaching.

Discipline areas for undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs are across five faculties and three specialist institutes:

Faculties:

  • College of Arts, Law and Education
  • College of Health and Medicine
  • College of Science and Engineering
  • College of Business and Economics
  • University College

Specialist Institutes:

  • Australian Maritime College
  • Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies
  • Menzies Research Institute Tasmania
  • Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture

The University of Tasmania (UTAS) is Australia’s fourth oldest university. With more than 34,000 students, the University provides a creative and stimulating academic environment and vibrant campus life. While maintaining a distinctive Tasmanian identity, the University of Tasmania offers a truly internationalized curriculum and broad access to a diverse range of degrees, student exchanges and learning experiences to shape future global leaders.

Our scholars are able to interact with the friendly locals at university and throughout the Tasmanian community, giving you a great opportunity to improve your English and career prospects while enjoying a true ‘Australian experience’.

Beyond the student experience, the University’s community is strengthened by a network of more than 105,000 alumni spanning over 120 countries, and is underpinned by collaborative partnerships with other organizations who share our strategic outlook.


Tasmania is uniquely placed to offer a true Australian experience. The state is an overwhelmingly English-speaking environment and has a traditional Australian culture, all in a stunning and fun-packed location. Less than two hours from Sydney and less than one hour from Melbourne, Tasmania is known for its friendly, welcoming people, pleasant temperate climate, easy access to wilderness and heritage, and a cosmopolitan lifestyle with a strong arts culture.

The two international University of Tasmania campuses in Hobart and Launceston are large enough to offer you a vibrant and unique learning environment with world-class facilities, but still small enough to ensure friendly connections between staff and students, and a strong focus on the needs of the individual.


The University of Tasmania is very highly regarded for its commitment to excellence in learning and teaching.

Discipline areas for undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs are across five faculties and three specialist institutes:

Faculties:

  • College of Arts, Law and Education
  • College of Health and Medicine
  • College of Science and Engineering
  • College of Business and Economics
  • University College

Specialist Institutes:

  • Australian Maritime College
  • Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies
  • Menzies Research Institute Tasmania
  • Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture

Rankings & ratings

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #357
  • 2014
    #401-410
  • 2015
    #401-410
  • 2016
    #=379
  • 2017
    #=370
  • 2018
    #313
  • 2019
    #287
  • 2020
    #291
  • 2021
    #308
  • 2022
    #=303

Ranking criteria

34.2
Overall
17.8
Academic Reputation
9.7
Employer Reputation
18.7
Faculty Student Ratio
69.4
Citations per Faculty
68.1
International Faculty Ratio
98.4
International Students Ratio

Available programs

The University offers more than 100 undergraduate (bachelor) degrees, covering a broad range of disciplines. Many of our programs are accredited and professionally recognized by industry and professional bodies in Australia and abroad.

Arts & Law: humanities, social sciences, journalism, media, the Tasmanian College of the Arts, laws, legal studies

Tasmanian School of Business and Economics: accounting, finance, economics, management

Education: primary, physical activity studies

Health: medicine, pharmacy, nursing, psychology, human life sciences, laboratory medicine

Science, Engineering and Technology: agricultural science, architecture and design, chemistry, information and communication technology, earth sciences (geology), engineering, geography and environmental studies, mathematics and physics, plant science, spatial sciences, zoology

Australian Maritime College: national centres for maritime engineering and hydrodynamics, and ports and shipping

Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies: marine and Antarctic, fisheries and aquaculture, and marine conservation

Menzies Research Institute Tasmania: honours and research focus


Generally, students applying to the University of Tasmania must satisfy the general entry requirements for their chosen course.

For students who do not meet our academic requirements for entry into their chosen course, the Foundation Studies Program is designed to help you upgrade your academic skills to commence a University of Tasmania degree course after 28 weeks of study.

If on the other hand your English language skills need to be improved before you can gain entry to your chosen course, the English Language Centre (ELC) UTASAccess-Direct Entry program will provide you with an alternative pathway into an undergraduate degree with us.

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The University offers more 150 postgraduate programs from Graduate Certificates through to Masters and research programs, covering a broad range of disciplines. Many of our programs are accredited and professionally recognized by industry and professional bodies in Australia and abroad.

Arts & Law: social sciences, journalism, social work, the Tasmanian College of the Arts (visual and creative arts), music

Tasmanian School of Business and Economics: accounting, finance, marketing, international business, management

Education: teaching, education, TOEFL

Health: pharmacy, psychology, laboratory medicine

Science, Engineering and Technology: agricultural science, architecture and design, chemistry, information technology and systems, earth sciences (geology), engineering, geography and environmental studies, physics, plant science, spatial sciences, environmental planning and management

Australian Maritime College: national centres for maritime engineering and hydrodynamics, and ports and shipping

Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies: marine and Antarctic, fisheries and aquaculture, and marine conservation

Menzies Research Institute Tasmania: honours and research focus


 Generally, students applying to the University of Tasmania must satisfy the general entry requirements for their chosen course.

For those applicants who need to improve their English language skills before gaining entry to your chosen course, the English Language Centre (ELC) UTASAccess-Direct Entry program will provide you with an alternative pathway into an post-graduate degree with us.

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