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Mady Muirhead

“As well as providing us with information and learning, it’s giving us the life skills to be able to go out and interact in the industry...”

Mady Muirhead Student in University College’s Agribusiness course

From Malaysia to Tasmania for the love of Law

International student Gina Goh is the recipient of the Malaysia Law Scholarship.

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UTAS has been ranked in the top 2% worldwide (ARWU 2016)
$12
million
was allocated to student scholarships in 2017
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Modelling marine futures with maths

Dr Jess Melbourne-Thomas’ research investigates how we can manage a changing climate and ecosystem, now and into the future.

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Associate Professor Greg Smith

“Rocky road to closing larval cycle yields excellent results.”

Associate Professor Greg Smith ARC Research Hub Director based at IMAS Taroona.

Physics star off to NASA

This graduate has a stellar job lined up.

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We have produced 110 Rhodes Scholars
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Stealing secrets from nature

Professor Sergey Shabala is investigating ways to restore the natural defences of our domesticated crops by reactivating and reintroducing a number of ancient safety mechanisms.

Research Themes

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.

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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.

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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.

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Better Health

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.

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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.

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Jennifer Moore

“Medicine at the University of Tasmania was the perfect fit for this high achiever.”

Jennifer Moore Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Number one
For teaching awards. 2015 Australian Awards for University Teaching
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More than 900 students benefit from scholarships while they study with us
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Welcome to the University of Tasmania

Here's some of the fun from our 2018 semester one orientation activities!

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