University of Tasmania is the fourth oldest university in Australia. Our story began 130 years ago. Through academic excellence, we make our home, and the world, a better place.

Every one of our students becomes part of a welcoming, collaborative community. And our whole island becomes their campus.

Our leading programs

Our institutions lead in medical, agricultural, social and environmental research. We are also leading in Maritime (Engineering, Maritime Business and International Logistics, Seafaring). Our small setting allows us to test big ideas, leading to greater outcomes for the world.

General admission requirements

English Language Requirements

For those applicants who are nationals of and currently residing in a country where English is NOT the official language, evidence of an approved English language test completed within the last two years must be provided.

Academic Requirements – Undergraduate

Admission to undergraduate courses at the University of Tasmania requires the completion of qualifications equivalent to the 12th year in Australia. Some courses also require the completion of pre-requisite subjects, such as Mathematics or Chemistry.

We have provided a list of countries and their academic qualifications that meet the University’s minimum entry requirements.


We are offering scholarships of 15% to 50% for the whole study duration to international students commencing in 2022. Details of the scholarships can be found here.