Key Facts about our Rankings



317
2016 THE World University Rankings

370
2016 QS World University Rankings

292
2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities

$122m
Research income in 2015.
 
 
 

> 400
Industry partners
and collaborations with partners in more than 117 nations around the world.

1,384
Higher Degree Research (HDR) candidates at the University in 2016. Of these, 36% are international.

University of Tasmania rises in world rankings

The University of Tasmania has continued its sustained climb in high profile international rankings systems this year, confirming its place amongst the best universities in the world.

In the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), the University of Tasmania jumped 13 places to be rated 292nd internationally. This places the University in the top 2% of universities world-wide and reaffirms its reputation as a premier research institution.

The QS World University Rankings result of 370 is another leap forward for the University, climbing 7 places and ranking amongst the best in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences and Agriculture and Forestry. Another seven disciplines were highly ranked in the QS Rankings, including Philosophy, Environmental Sciences, Biological Sciences, Sociology, Education, Geography and Medicine.

The University’s consistent world-class performance across a breadth of disciplines is a testament to the strength and diversity of its research. The World University Rankings released by Times Higher Education (THE) also reflect the University’s achievements as a world leader in research, placing it in the top 350 universities in the world.

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