Study in University of Tasmania

Study in University of Tasmania


Tasmania is the greatest place to live and study. The unique island of Tasmania offers something for everyone- wild and beautiful landscapes, friendly people, a pleasant climate, wonderful food and wines and a rich history. It provides a relaxed lifestyle that combines cosmopolitan culture with breathtaking environment.

The University of Tasmania is a public Australian university based in Tasmania, Australia. Officially founded on 1 January 1890, it was the fourth university to be established in nineteenth-century Australia.UTAS has more than 26,000 students, including 3,000 international students from over 100 countries

UTAS is committed to the creation and preservation of knowledge as well as excellence in teaching and research. We have undergraduate and postgraduate courses in many popular disciplines, and are consistently ranked in the top 10 universities for research in Australia.

UTAS is a medium sized university offering the benefits of smaller classes, personalised attention, and good access to supervisors and administrative staff. There are a wide range of services and facilities, both academic and recreational, available to all students.

UTAS is also home to the Australian Maritime College (AMC), Australia’s national centre for maritime education, training and research. AMC is one of the seven founding members of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU). State of the art facilities, a strong relationship with industry and hands-on training by professionals keep AMC graduates in demand around the world.

The University’s tradition of research in other areas is also well-regarded - the Menzies Research Institute holds an excellent reputation for ground-breaking work related to health and wellbeing.

UTAS Location
UTAS is located on the island state of Tasmania, south of the Australian mainland. Programs for international students are offered on campuses in Tasmania’s two largest cities, Hobart and Launceston.

Tasmania is well known for its natural beauty, national parks and heritage sites. It is a popular destination for holidays and there are many public festivals and cultural events throughout the year.

Why choose UTAS?
Students at UTAS are well supported by our friendly and accessible staff, resulting in high course completion rates and an enjoyable study experience.

UTAS has a generous scholarship program for international students and course fees are very affordable. The cost of living in Tasmania is lower than most other cities in Australia and the smaller size of Hobart and Launceston means it is easy get around and there is a sense of community. The affordability, friendly people and stunning natural scenery offers our students a great study environment and lifestyle.

University of Tasmania (CRICOS Provider Code: 00568B)

Application Process:
UTAS has two main semesters, Semester 1 runs Febuary to June and Semester 2 runs July to November. Applications opens in August to commence study in semester 1 the following year. Applications for semester 2 opens in March. In order to be accepted to study at UTAS, you need to meet the course specifice prerequisites.UTAS requirement under Streamlined Visa Processing ( SVP)  can be checked from University website. 

Academic Requirement – Undergraduate
Admission to undergraduate courses at UTAS requires qualifications equivalent to the 12th year of schooling in Australia. Applicants must achieve the required grade in their studies, meet prerequisite subjects and the English language requirements to be eligible for an offer. Students who do not meet these requirements may enrol in the UTAS Foundation Studies Program.

Academic Requirement – Postgraduate
Admission to most postgraduate courses at UTAS requires qualifications equivalent to an Australian Bachelors degree. Applicants must achieve the required grade in their studies, meet prerequisite subjects and the English language requirements to be eligible for an offer.

Basic entry requirements for most postgraduate programs can be viewed through the Course Handbook. For specific questions please contact CAAN World Consultants, official representative of UTAS. You can download electronic versions of all UTAS brochures, in PDF format at Brochures download.