University of Tasmania

World University Rankings 2024
Impact Rankings 2023
Churchill Avenue, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania, TAS 7001, Australia

About University of Tasmania

The University of Tasmania was founded 125 years ago, making it Australia’s fourth oldest university. UTAS has strong links with universities, research institutes and industry across the globe. In 2012, UTAS research was ranked well above world-standard (Excellence in Research for Australia) in the following research fields: clinical sciences; analytical chemistry; geology; oceanography; ecology; evolutionary biology; plant biology; forestry sciences; agriculture; and land and farm management. This disciplinary excellence is representative of a strong research culture across all UTAS faculties, schools and institutes. With campuses located in Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast, Sydney and offshore, UTAS offers a vibrant and international experience, with students and staff enjoying a strongly supported academic environment, outstanding campus facilities and social and cultural activities. While maintaining a strong and distinctive Tasmanian identity as the sole university in the state, UTAS programmes and research are international in scope, vision and standards. Research is integral to UTAS’ identity and sense of purpose, and it is this strength combined with a rich heritage that guarantees the greatest achievements are still to come.

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Key statistics

  • 31%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 60 : 40
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 22.5
    No. of students per staff
  • 16,894
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at University of Tasmania

  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Other Health
    • Medicine & Dentistry
  • Physical sciences

    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
    • Physics & Astronomy
    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Chemistry
  • Arts & humanities

    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
    • Architecture
    • History, Philosophy & Theology
    • Art, Performing Arts & Design
  • Life sciences

    • Biological Sciences
    • Sport Science
    • Agriculture & Forestry
  • Social sciences

    • Geography
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
    • Sociology
    • Communication & Media Studies
  • Business & economics

    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Business & Management
    • Accounting & Finance
  • Engineering & technology

    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • General Engineering
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Education

    • Education
  • Law

    • Law
  • Psychology

    • Psychology