University of Tasmania
Our nationally-distinctive architecture, nursing, medicine and law courses give you access to real-life learning experiences. University of Tasmania is the only university in the state therefore, students will get unparalleled access to industry connections through our institution’s partnerships. The very island itself is a living laboratory, giving us excellent course strengths in the natural and social sciences. Being the gateway to the Southern Ocean gives us unique study offerings in marine, climate, Antarctic and ocean science and a broad range of maritime studies. University of Tasmania is passionate about the arts, and Tasmania is now known around the world as the centre for contemporary art and the home of Mona. Students showcase their creative work to the community, guided by teachers who are themselves respected and experienced artists. The University of Tasmania has continued its sustained climb in high profile international rankings systems this year, confirming its place amongst the best universities in the world.
In the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), the University of Tasmania jumped 8 places to be rated 284 internationally. This place the University in the top 2% of universities world-wide and reaffirms its reputation as a premier research institution.
The 2019 QS World University Rankings result of 287 is another significant leap forward for the University, climbing 26 places and ranking amongst the best in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences and Agriculture and Forestry. Another nine disciplines are highly ranked in the QS Rankings, including English, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Education, Environmental Sciences, Law, Medicine, Sociology and Economics.
The World University Rankings released by Times Higher Education (THE) also reflect the University’s achievements as a world leader in research and teaching, placing it in the top 350 universities in the world. The University ranks amongst the best in the world for Law in the THE subject rankings and also highly ranks in the Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Life Sciences, clinical, pre-clinical and Health and Physical Sciences disciplines.