University of Tasmania, Best City to Study and Great for Migration Opportunities

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Calling all students aspiring to study abroad! An opportunity to speak with University Representatives from University of Tasmania.

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Date: Saturday, 12 Sep 2017 Time: 4.00am – 6.00pm Location: 32M, Jalan SS25/22 Petaling Jaya, Malaysia –  Google Map Registration: Free of charge, RSVP click here or contact us at +6016-213 3443   

Australia’s Number 1 in Teaching Excellence

University of Tasmania (UTAS) is the 4th oldest university in Australia and ranked number 1 in Australia for teaching excellence. The University of Tasmania is a top choice for students who want to study pharmacy and graduates across the board are earning $3000 more than the national average in their first job after uni, according to the latest Good Universities Guide. UTAS is Australia’s best university for full-time employment and skills development in the pharmacy field of study. Furthermore, The university was also one of eight universities to achieve a five-star social equity rating. UTAS scored close to the national average on students’ overall experience and skills development, above average on teaching quality and below average for students support. The University of Tasmania has continued its sustained climb in high profile international rankings systems in 2016, 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 worldwide and reaffirms its reputation as a premier research institution.

What can you study at University of Tasmania (UTAS)?

UTAS is also home to the Australian Maritime College (AMC), Australia’s national centre for maritime education, training and research. AMC is one of the seven founding members of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU). State of the art facilities, a strong relationship with industry and hands-on training by professionals keep AMC graduates in demand around the world. 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 (top 50) and Agriculture and Forestry (top 100). Another seven disciplines were highly ranked in the QS Rankings, including Philosophy, Environmental Sciences (top 200), Biological Sciences, Law & Sociology (top 250), Education, Geography and Medicine (top 300).

UTAS course listing click here

Tasmania is known as one of the most affordable cities to live in Australia

The cost of living in Tasmania is lower than most other cities in Australia and the smaller size of Hobart and Launceston means it is easy to get around and there is a sense of community. The affordability, friendly people and stunning natural scenery offer our students a great study environment and lifestyle.

Application Process:

UTAS has two main semesters, Semester 1 runs February to June and Semester 2 runs July to November. Applications open in August to commence study in semester 1 the following year. Applications for semester 2 opens in March. In order to be accepted to study at UTAS, you need to meet the course specific prerequisites. UTAS requirement under Streamlined Visa Processing ( SVP)  can be checked from University website.

Working Opportunities in Tasmania

In Tasmania, students are able to find better jobs as compared to the other cities. Average wages vary between $14-30 per hour. There is less competition for jobs during studies.

State Sponsorship

Tasmanian Government sponsors the graduates of University of Tasmania after studies under state sponsorship scheme. Student’s have much better chances of getting the sponsorship in this state than Victoria and New South Wales. Tasmania has a lot to offer from education to jobs, from perfect lifestyle to enjoying festivals and scenic beauty. In Tasmania, you live a stress-free life.

Regional City

Tasmania is officially declared as one of regional states of Australia. students have the advantage of studying in regional areas of Australia. You will get extra bonus point for having studied and stayed in a regional city of Australia.

Scholarship at University of Tasmania

University of Tasmania receives lot of funding from Australian government for their extensive research activities. Because of this reason, University of Tasmania tuition fees for international students is lower than many other universities of the similar status and ranking. University of Tasmania also offers various scholarships to meritorious students. UTAS has a generous scholarship program for international students and course fees are very affordable. At writing, University of Tasmania is offering a 100% FULL-FEE SCHOLARSHIP to top performing Malaysian student commencing a Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB) in February 2018. Further reading Click here

In Summary

Contact us to find out more

International Student enquiries:
Phone: +6018-241-4802
Email: [email protected]

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Michelle Phan

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