塔斯马尼亚大学（University of Tasmania）是澳洲四大历史名校之一，亦是“砂岩学府”六大成员之一，其教学、研究和学生服务设施一流，连续获得学生服务国家奖和澳洲大学最高研究奖。塔斯马尼亚大学以其对于卓越教学质量的追求而在国际社会中饱受好评。在2015年的泰晤士高等教育排行榜中，塔斯马尼亚大学荣登第118位，并被评为澳大利亚大学前11强，跻身全球前2%.，并在2015年澳大利亚杰出研究(ERA)报告中取得出色成绩，优秀率高达94%。塔斯马尼亚大学海洋和船舶相关专业在澳洲排名第一，在全球专业领域排名领先。在2017世界大学排名中心公布的排行榜(CWUR)中，塔斯马尼亚大学的海洋及淡水生物学排名全球第四，海洋学并列全球第七。
University of Tasmania
The University of Tasmania (UTAS) is a public research university primarily located in Tasmania, Australia. Officially founded in 1890,it was the fourth university to be established in Australia, although Christ College, which became affiliated with the university in 1929, was established in 1846 and remains the oldest form of higher education in the country. The University of Tasmania is a sandstone university and is a member of the international Association of Commonwealth Universitiesand the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning.
The university offers various undergraduate and graduate programs in a range of disciplines, and has links with 20 specialist research institutes, cooperative research centers and faculty based research centers; many of which are regarded as nationally and internationally competitive leaders.The university's Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies have strongly contributed to the university's multiple 5 rating scores (well above world standard) for excellence in research awarded by the Australian Research Council. The University also delivers tertiary education at theAustralian Maritime College, the national center for maritime education, training and research.
The university is highly regarded for its commitment to excellence in learning and teaching. It was ranked in the top 10 research universities in Australia and in the top two per cent of universities worldwide in the Academic Ranking of World Universities. The university also received more teaching awards than any other Australian university by the Australian Government Office for Learning and Teaching in 2012
The University's national and international reputation is reflected by its top-10 standing as a recipient of research funding in Australia, and reaffirms its place in the top 2 per cent of research institutions in the world. The University is ranked 305th according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities in 2015.
The University's research strengths take advantage of these capabilities and Tasmania's unique characteristics, including its natural environment and geographical location. They lie in the thematic areas of Environment, Resources and Sustainability; Creativity, Culture and Society; Health; Marine, Antarctic and Maritime; and Data, Knowledge and Decision-making.