University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Australia

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THE World Ranking: 301

UTAS recently ranked 292nd in the 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities, placing it in the top 15 in Australia.

  • 4th oldest university in Australia - currently 127 years old
  • More teaching awards than any other Australian university
  • Produced 90,000 alumni spanning over 120 countries
  • Based in Tasmania - the perfect playground for students
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About UTAS

The University of Tasmania (UTAS) is Australia’s fourth oldest university. It is ranked in the top 300 universities worldwide, and it is one of Australia’s premier universities for teaching excellence, having received more teaching awards than any other Australian university.

Study Experience

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 internationalised curriculum and broad access to a diverse range of degrees, student exchanges and learning experiences to shape future global leaders.

Location

Tasmania is uniquely placed to offer a truly Australian experience. The state is an overwhelmingly English-speaking environment and has a traditional Australian culture, all in a stunning and fun-packed location. Our scholars can 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’.

Connections

Beyond the student experience, the University’s community is strengthened by a network of more than 90,000 alumni spanning over 120 countries and is underpinned by collaborative partnerships with other organisations who share our strategic outlook.

Key Facts

The University of Tasmania is located in Tasmania.

  • CRICOS 00586B
  • The University of Tasmania accepts IELTS
    1. Undergraduate IELTS (Academic) - 6.0 (no individual band less than 5.5)
    2. Postgraduate IELTS (Academic) - 6.0 (no individual band less than 6.0)
  • Undergraduate TOEFL (iBT) 72 (no skill below: Reading 10; Listening 9; Speaking 16; Writing 19)
  • Postgraduate TOEFL (iBT) 72 (no skill below: Reading 16; Listening 16; Speaking 18; Writing 22)

These are all of our English language entry requirements.

Student Support

The university provides a range of services to enhance students’ experiences and support academic success. These include:

  • A comprehensive orientation program to introduce international students to the university and life in Tasmania
  • International student advisors, who are available to provide individual advice on practical, personal and academic matters
  • UTASLife, a comprehensive approach to life on campus and in Tasmania, providing networks and support that give you the chance to join social activities and meet with local community members and really enjoy Tasmania
  • English language support
  • Academic and peer mentoring
  • Homestay accommodation
  • Clubs and societies

 

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English score required

Minimum IELTS score

Postgraduate

6.0

Undergraduate

6.0

Minimum TOEFL IBT

Postgraduate

72

Undergraduate

72

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Rankings

Hotcourses Diversity Index (What is this?)

103 International student nationalities at this university

1.28% International students from USA

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018
Source: THE

301

OVERALL SCORE

42.4%

TEACHING

24.1%

INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK

82.2%

INDUSTRY INCOME

51.5%

RESEARCH

30.8%

CITATIONS

65.4%
QS World University Rankings 2017-2018
Source: QS

313

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2017
Source: ARWU

201

Student life in numbers

COSTS PER YEAR*
OVERALL COST OF LIVING

A$18610

CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION

A$10400

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR*

UNDERGRADUATE

A$28340

POSTGRADUATE

A$30800

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

CRICOS

Provider code:00586B

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Chin Su Xian, Malaysia 5

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My advice to future students would be to ensure that you are choosing the course of your choice.

My advice to future students would be to ensure that you are choosing the course of your choice.

robert Bob Jones, Bangladesh 2

Legal Eye!

Overall, this was a good experience though I do admit, more challenging than I initially anticipated!! It was a good investment to my legal career but in saying that, the course work was quite hard and I am glad it is over!

Overall, this was a good experience though I do admit, more challenging than I initially anticipated!! It was a good investment to my legal career but in saying that, the course work was quite hard and I am glad it is over!

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