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University of Tasmania

Country

Hobart, Australia

Overall Ranking

19 in Webomatrics - National

Fees

Varies

Overview

  • Founded in 1890, the University of Tasmania is a public research educational institute in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. The three main campuses in Launceston, Hobart, and Burnie offer 150 undergraduate and 120 postgraduate courses with research programs in Geology, Analytical Chemistry, Ecology, Agriculture, etc. Divided into five faculties- College of Arts, Law, and Education; College of Sciences and Engineering; Tasmanian School of Business and Economics; College of Health and Medicine; and University College, there are more than 34,000 students in the university. 
  • Eligible candidates can apply three months before the semester with minimum marks in IELTS (6.5), PTE (50), TOEFL (72) for undergraduate and graduate programs with a tuition fee of AUD 29,950- AUD 34,950 and AUD 30,950- AUD 37,000, respectively. 
  • With a 25% reduction in tuition fee through Tasmanian International Scholarships, the university also provides department-wise scholarships up to 50% of the tuition fee. Art Library, Law Library, Clinal Library, Music Library, Morris Miller Library, Cradle Coast Campus Library, and Launceston Campus Library are integrated as a single library system of the university for the students. 
  • Students can join over 130 clubs and societies related to spiritual faith, residential, culture, and community building. Along with sports facilities in cricket, hockey, soccer, rowing, volleyball, students also get health support, security protocols, counselling, and career guidance. 
  • Around 450 studio rooms are available in Hobart Apartments with a weekly rate of AUD 270. Christ College, University Apartments, and John Fisher College have 570 rooms with single, twin, and flat type rooms at an average cost of AUD 240 and a security deposit of AUD 500. 
  • Short-term and off-campus accommodation is also available for AUD 600-800 per week. Career Connect Development Center at the University of Tasmania ensures real-life working opportunities for students that benefits during placements with annual packages of up to USD 160,000 along with a chance of getting internships.
About the University

Year of establishment

1890

University Website Link

https://www.utas.edu.au/

Also Known as

UTAS

Total Students

34000

Total International Students

4500

Size of Campus

247 acres

International Students Website

https://www.utas.edu.au/international

University of Tasmania Ranking

Ranking Provider
Rank

Webomatrics - National

19

Webomatrics - World

359

QS Rankings

303

Popular Courses Offered

Undergraduate

Bachelor of Environmental Design with Honours

Duration

12 months

Tutiton Fees

2,246,250

Postgraduate

Graduate Certificate in Business

Duration

6 months

Tutiton Fees

1,348,125

Undergraduate

Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Duration

48 months

Tutiton Fees

2,696,250

Eligibility

For international students, UTAS has country-specific prerequisites. The requirements for each course and programme differ. To be considered for an offer, Indian students must obtain the needed admission grade, complete the minimum English language requirements, and meet other subject-specific prerequisites for the chosen programme.

Requirements for Foundation Courses

Students who do not meet the academic criteria for their undergraduate major should enroll in the UTAS Foundation Studies Program. Applicants must have a B grade in CBSE/CISCE English and a 10+1 in CBSE/CISCE or All India State Board Mathematics to be considered (provision results are accepted). Students must take UTAS Access -English Level 5 if they do not satisfy the minimal English proficiency criteria.

Requirements for Undergraduates

Students must apply with an All India Senior School Certificate with a minimum of 65 percent in the best of four core topics in order to be admitted to the first year of an undergraduate programme (including English, but excluding Physical and Health Education, and General Studies). Students must meet a minimum admission score based on the Australian Tertiary Admission Rank for most undergraduate courses (ATAR).

*The TIS minimum is 75 percent or 10 points greater than the needed ATAR (whichever is higher)

The following Indian boards of education recognize pass certificates:

  • Senior School Certificate in India (AISSC)
  • Certificate of Indian Schooling (ISC)
  • Secondary Education Central Board (CBSE)
  • Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, and West Bengal have their own state boards.

Requirements for Masters

A qualification comparable to an Australian bachelor's degree from a recognized institution is required for admission to most postgraduate courses at UTAS. In addition to the English language requirements, applicants must complete subject-specific criteria.

Requirements for PG Research

Applicants must have a bachelor's degree comparable to an Australian bachelor's degree with a minimum of Lower Second Class Honours and an IELTS score of 6.5 with no band below 6.0. PhD programmes typically demand the equivalent of an Australian bachelor's degree with Upper Second Class Honours or better, as well as an IELTS score of 6.5 with no band below 6.0. Admission to the Professional Doctorate is decided by the Dean of Graduate Research. Visit the Graduate Research site for further information.

Admission Process

How can I apply for undergraduate and graduate programmes?


International students can apply to UTAS directly through StudyLink, the university's online application system.

Using the MQU Apply Online Portal to Apply

New users need to register first with personal details to start an international application. 

Link: student-utas.studylink.com/index.cfm?event=security.showLogin&msg=eventsecured&fr=sp&en=default&_ga=2.226613533.1633294548.1615190247-1869248457.1614764270

Step 1: You should see the following page after registering and setting your password. Choose a course based on keywords, a college, and an award kind (bachelors, masters, foundation course, etc.). Then select 'Search Now.'
Step 2: Choose the right course and click 'Apply Now.'
Step 3: Carefully read the instructions before filling out the form. Before attaching the papers and submitting the form, be sure to fill out all fields.

Note that UTAS reserves the right to interview or audition any applicant prior to selection, and in some situations, to conduct other special selection processes.

Accommodation

On-Campus Accommodation

On-campus housing is available.

  • The University of Tasmania offers on-campus housing to its students that is warm, welcoming, and convenient to everything the university and surrounding areas have to offer.
  • In Hobart and Launceston, the University owns and maintains on-campus student housing communities. Many support services and lifestyle options are available in the communities.

On-campus housing can be found here.

https://www.utas.edu.au/uni-life/accommodation

 

Off-Campus Accommodation

Off-campus housing is available.

  • The typical monthly rent is 600 to 800 AUD.
  • Studio flats, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments, and shared apartments are also available.
  • All basic services such as power, water, and unrestricted internet access are included in the fee for the student homes.
  • The kitchen has a contemporary feel to it and plenty of storage.
    A double bed, desk, desk chair, and wardrobe are included in the bedrooms.

Off-campus housing link

https://flatmates.com.au/hobart

https://au.easyroommate.com/tasmania/hobart-share-accommodation

Placements

The first step toward starting your chosen career is to understand your professional responsibilities. The University of Tasmania and our partners have a responsibility to guarantee the safety of their students, employees, and patients/clients. To participate in PEP, you must meet a variety of legal and regulatory conditions.

PEP allows you to apply concepts in a real-world context, perhaps as early as your first year.

For More:

https://www.utas.edu.au/health/professional-experience-placement

 

Leap Scholar Verdict

Advantages

Ranks between 351 and 400 per Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Ranked 308 according to QS World University Rankings 2021

Also ranks 76th in World Impact Ratings.

The University of Tasmania ranks 390th in research performance according to CWUR.org rankings.

Offers around 150 undergraduate and 130 masters and doctorate programmes.

Acceptance rate is 75%.

Affordable course fees.

Leap Scholar Expert Review

If a student aspires to work in academic, public, and scientific research sectors, they can choose University of Tasmania as their ideal study destination. The University holds a decent ranking along with an affordable fee structure. However, if they are planning on studying in the top-ranked Australian universities, it would be better if they search for other options too.

Get all your Questions Answered

Where is University of Tasmania located?

University of Tasmania is located in Hobart, Australia

How much does it cost to study in University of Tasmania?

The average first year cost to study in University of Tasmania is INR 2678353

What is the acceptance rate for University of Tasmania?

University of Tasmania has an acceptance rate of 12.5%

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