The University of Tasmania is highly regarded internationally for teaching and academic excellence. Their staff have the opportunity to engage with students individually and offer the personalised advice and guidance not available at larger institutions. 

Why University of Tasmania?

The University of Tasmania stands out in a variety of areas including rankings, research and student life. Framed by beaches, snowfields and wilderness, from our stunning island home in Tasmania we’re free to think on a bigger scale. Whether it’s in teaching, research, or even student lifestyle, this unique landscape has prepared us to connect to the world. They’re also fortunate to be right in Tasmania’s vibrant cultural heart.

Student Population

33,879

Staff Population

5,891

“Life as a University of Tasmania student is much more than attending lectures and tutorials. It is also about creating a network of colleagues and friends, developing new knowledge and skills, and enjoying a happy and healthy life.”

Scholarships

Recognised as the University’s premier academic scholarship which is awarded to high achieving students (Tas and interstate) who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance in Years 11 and 12.

The Tasmanian International Scholarship (TIS) provides commencing international students with a 25% reduction in registered tuition fees for the duration of their course (provided satisfactory grades are maintained).

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2017 THE World University Rankings

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2019 QS World University Rankings

Campuses

The University of Tasmania’s Sandy Bay campus is set on 100 hectares in the beachside suburb of Sandy Bay, five minutes’ drive south of the city centre. This scenic campus sits between Mount Wellington and the Derwent River and is partially fringed by natural bushland, but is also located within a busy urban community. The campus is close to shops, transport, accommodation, entertainment and services and is just a short walk to Hobart and drive from Hobart Airport.

The University of Tasmania’s Newnham campus is a spacious, 50-hectare campus that overlooks the Tamar River and offers a friendly, inclusive learning environment. The Newnham campus is located a short drive from the city centre. It is regularly serviced by public transport and is close to local shopping centres.

Based at Burnie, on the picturesque north-west coast, the award-winning Cradle Coast campus is set in peaceful rural surroundings and offers modern, purpose-built teaching and learning facilities. The campus offers students flexible teaching and learning spaces, together with exercise and recreational facilities.

The University of Tasmania established a presence in New South Wales in 2006.

Located close to the Sydney CBD in Darlinghurst and west of the city in Rozelle, these campuses offer nursing and paramedic education in partnership with local hospitals and health services.

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Frequently asked questions

Tuition fees can differ based on a variety of factors such as course studied, fee help and scholarships. If you would like to find out the cost of a specific course, please contact one of our friendly GSP councillors.

Yes! Through using our platform you are able to search, compare and apply to your desired course.

The University of Tasmania offers a variety of support services including; Security, Learning & study support, International student support, Financial support, and much more. 

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