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Exams for Students Enrolled at other Institutions

In light of the current Public Health Emergency around COVID-19 we are unable to take any new bookings to host Other Institution Examinations on our campuses in Sandy Bay, Newnham and Cradle Coast.

The University of Tasmania can conduct examinations for students of Australian and overseas tertiary institutions, professional accreditation bodies and training colleges. We conduct examinations at our three campuses: Hobart, Launceston and Cradle Coast (Burnie).

We provide complete administrative and invigilation services for individual candidates or up to twenty candidates in a sitting. Sittings for more than twenty candidates can be arranged on request. For more information refer to our Contact Us details below.

The University of Tasmania can accommodate students with special arrangements requirements with prior notification. Refer to our Contact Us details below to make arrangements.

For more information, view the Terms and Conditions of this service below.

The University has three main campuses in Hobart, Launceston and Burnie.

Hobart campus

The Hobart Campus is located in Sandy Bay, a short drive or bus trip south of the CBD. The main part of the campus is situated between Churchill Avenue and Sandy Bay Road, with entrances off Churchill Avenue (main entrance), Grosvenor Street and Earl Street.

Parking on-campus and in nearby streets is limited. Voucher parking is available in the car park off Churchill Avenue and in Dobson Road, and a free car park is located off Grace Street next to the rugby oval. Parking in nearby streets is limited to two hours. Please give yourself ample time to arrive and find parking before you begin your exam, especially if you are arriving for an afternoon session.

Launceston Campus

The Launceston campus is located in Newnham, in the city's North. The campus can be reached by either turning off George Town Road onto Newnham Drive (main entrance), or by taking the Alanvale Connector Road from the East Tamar Highway and entering via the Brooks Road entrance.

Parking on-campus (free and voucher) and in nearby streets is limited. Please give yourself ample time to arrive and find a park before you begin your exam, especially if you are arriving for an afternoon session.

Cradle Coast

The Cradle Coast campus is at 16 Mooreville Rd, Burnie, a short drive South-West of the CBD. From the Bass Highway, turn left into West Park Grove and then left into Mooreville Rd.

Parking on-campus and in nearby streets is limited. Please give yourself ample time to arrive and find parking before you begin your exam, especially if you are arriving for an afternoon session.

Further information about Metro Tasmania's bus services.

The University of Tasmania charges standard fees for all two and three hour examinations. These fees include supervisor payment, venue hire and administrative costs.

Current Rates are as follows:

All examinations$160 per session including GST
Where two or more candidates from the same institution are present in any one session:$80 per candidate per session including GST
Non-attendance of candidate where we do not receive 24 hours prior notice and where there are no other candidates present:$160 including GST

Charges may vary on Saturdays, public holidays or for alternative arrangements candidates where a separate room is required or there is extensive extra time. These charges will be established in advance.

If the candidate is paying us directly, payment is required in advance. Payment can be made by cash, debit or credit at the Student Centre in Launceston or Hobart, or reception at the Cradle Coast campus. The University accepts credit card payments over the phone. Candidates must show the invigilator their receipt to be permitted to sit the exam. The start of an exam will be delayed so a candidate can make payment.

For examinations on public holidays and Saturdays, payment must be made the day before at the latest.

Institutions will be billed at the end of each examination period.

University of Tasmania offers this service on a fee-for-service basis.

Morning examination sessions commence at 9am and afternoon sessions at 1pm. All start times are standardised to these times. Reading time, if permitted, will begin at this time. Students are requested to arrive at the designated venue 15 minutes prior to the start of their exam.

Candidates must bring their student card and or other photographic ID to all sessions. Please bring any other documentation with you as directed by your home institution.

Variation of commencement is available only for larger bookings, by negotiation.

The University does not require confirmation of intention to attend an examination.

The University requires 24 hours notice of cancellation or non-attendance, which can be done by phone or email. Where 24 hours or more notice is given, no fee will be charged. Where less than 24 hours or no notice is given, a cancellation fee will be levied.

Examination materials from the home institution must be clearly labelled and include detailed instructions for the invigilator. The University of Tasmania will aim to undertake all instructions.

The home institution must provide return envelopes or courier satchels/boxes for the return of completed scripts and other materials. UTAS will pass any costs of returning materials to the home institution or candidate.

Examinations Office
Examinations Office
Cradle Coast
Location on Campus
Student Centre
Lower ground floor, Administration Building,
Churchill Avenue.
Building 22 on Sandy Bay campus map (PDF 611.4 KB))
Location on Campus
Student Centre
First floor, Kerslake
Queen Elizabeth Walk
Building Y on Newnham campus map (PDF 842.8 KB)
Location on Campus
Follow signs from street or car park to building D on Cradle Coast campus map (PDF 2.7 MB)
Street Address:
Churchill Avenue
Sandy Bay
TAS 7005
Street Address:
Newnham Drive
TAS 7248
Street Address:
16 Mooreville Road
Postal Address
Private Bag 47
TAS 7001
Postal Address
Locked Bag 1345
TAS 7250
Postal Address
PO Box 3502
TAS 7320
Ph +61 3 6226 1872Ph +61 3 6324 3469Ph +61 3 6430 4949 
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