Our research

We are proud of our research excellence, which delivers impact for and from Tasmania.

What we do

As an island with unique advantages and challenges, we’re not afraid to do things differently. It’s our mission to help Tasmania understand its history, identity, environment, and future. Our research mission meets the needs of Tasmania and contributes globally in areas of distinctive advantage.

Our research brings together the brightest minds to address the issues of today and tomorrow. We’re ranked in the top 10 Australian universities based on research income, and we are a recognised leader in industry-driven collaborative research.

To make lutruwita/Tasmania more prosperous, equitable and sustainable, we pursue meaningful partnerships with people and organisations who have a shared purpose.

96.8% of our research rates at or above world standards.

$114 million of reportable research income was generated in 2020.

We have over 400 partners across a range of industries.

Partner with us

Find out more about how we partner across education, research, business, industry, government and the community to achieve results and create a better future.

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Research degrees

Join a passionate, collaborative, and diverse research community which will provide you with the skills for a rich career in academia, industry, government, and non-government agencies.

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Research institutes and centres

Learn about our specialist institutes and centres, bringing together researchers, disciplines, and world-class facilities.

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Research facilities and infrastructure

Explore the state-of-the-art tools and facilities that help us address fundamental questions and deliver world-changing innovation and impact.

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Discover our expertise

Work with us to undertake research and education that is place-based, regionally inspired and globally connected.

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