At the University of Tasmania, we bring together the brightest minds to address challenges of local and global significance.
Through our research endeavours we strive for individual and discipline excellence, and we are proud of our major contributions to state, national and international discovery and innovation. Our comprehensive research cuts across a spectrum of fields, ranging from ocean and Antarctic studies, and marine biodiversity; through to agriculture; creative digital industries; and basic, clinical and population health.
We occupy a unique position in Australia's higher education sector, and rank in the top 10 Australian universities based on research income. We are a recognised leader in industry-driven collaborative research, and we partner with local, national and international end-users to deliver creative solutions to real-world problems.
Turning fiction into a PhD
Liz Evans has taken her professional experience and love of novels into her Creative Writing PhD
Tasmania's research excellence celebrated
The University of Tasmania’s research community is celebrating its achievements following the release of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2018 outcomes, and Engagement and Impact (EI) assessment.