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Full scholarships available

At the University of Tasmania, we recruit some of the highest calibre researchers and candidates in the world.

Full scholarships are available to support you to conduct unique research in your chosen field and achieve your research goals.

Our multi-nationality university creates a collaborative, enriching and exciting research community, providing you with the training and skills necessary for a career in academia and beyond.

Get ready to take on the world.

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Support to achieve your research goals

The University of Tasmania believes in rewarding excellence and nurturing research excellence. A number of scholarships are available to cover tuition fees, living allowances, relocation and travel costs and thesis allowances.

The allocation of scholarships is determined on a competitive basis and is based on academic merit, experience, prior learning and other relevant attainments, with priority given to new candidates in strategic research areas.

More than a place to study

Not only do we have a 125-year history of academic excellence, and a reputation as a global leader in research and expertise, but we also offer unique research opportunities, world-class training and a location to excite the wildest adventurer.

Spend your weekends exploring untouched wilderness or getting involved in the a vibrant cultural scene.

Studying in Tasmania, you'll get a degree and an experience of a lifetime.

Expert guidance and mentoring

The University of Tasmania offers unparalleled support in mentorship and career development. You will be guided by internationally renowned researchers in the art of experimentation, career management, project management, communication skills and much more.

Finding the right supervisor is important and your relationship with them will likely contribute to the success of your degree. We have more than 1000 active research staff committed to mentoring a new generation of critical thinkers.

World leading infrastructure

Specialist equipment and a unique physical environment in and around our island state underpins the University of Tasmania's excellence in research.

Our state-of-the-art tools and facilities allow our researchers to conduct internationally competitive research that addresses fundamental questions and delivers world-changing innovation.

Reputation for excellence

Our research and expertise are recognised worldwide. The University of Tasmania is ranked in the top two percent of Universities globally and among the top research-intensive universities within Australia. The Australian Research Council rates the University at world standard or above in 16 out of 21 broad disciplines of research (2015 Excellence for Research in Australia), and we rank amongst the best in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences and Agriculture and Forestry.