“Science was the one thing I really had to work at and somehow I ended up loving it more than all the other things that came easily.”
Alumnus Luke McGregor is living his dream filming a buddy comedy on his home turf.
Whether it's the cavitation tunnel, the tow tank, or even the newly created facilities for underwater vehicles, the Australian Maritime College is world leading. Undergraduate students are given valuable exposure to these excellent resources, giving an educational experience like no other.
Environment, Resource & Sustainability
Tasmania is an island laboratory of global significance, home to contrasting ecosystems that share a common evolutionary history and an outstanding natural heritage.Read more
Data, Knowledge and Decisions
Researchers at the University of Tasmania are collecting and analysing huge data sets to build new models to improve community, environmental and economic outcomes, providing a better foundation for policy and business practice. These new approaches are significant not only for Tasmania, but across international jurisdictions.Read more
Marine, Antarctic and Maritime
Sitting at the edge of the vast Southern Ocean, Tasmania is the ideal laboratory in which to advance understanding of temperate marine, Southern Ocean, and Antarctic environments.Read more
Researchers at the University of Tasmania are taking a new approach to health, which is predictive, preventative and participatory. We aspire to meet the healthcare needs of an ageing population with multiple chronic conditions, reduce the growing burden of preventable chronic disease, deliver convenient and affordable health services and improve consumer engagement in health care.Read more
Creativity, Culture and Society
University of Tasmania researchers are at the forefront of developing and refining creative ideas to improve social policy and community wellbeing. In identifying solutions to today's complex challenges, we recognise the importance of resilience.Read more
The pristine environment is really beautiful. I climb, I hike, I cycle and just love immersing myself in the wilderness.