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Computer Science & IT

Information Technology - PhD

Full program details & costs, with admission requirements. Discover your dream program.

Program facts

  • Program type
    Doctorate
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Tuition fees per year
    37,493 AUD
  • Language taught in
    English
  • Start date
    February, July

Program Overview

What the University of Tasmania says about their program:
"The Doctoral Degree qualifies individuals who apply a substantial body of knowledge to research, investigate and develop new knowledge, in one or more fields of investigation, scholarship or professional practice.
A research degree is an advanced study program that gives you an opportunity to deeply explore a topic of your choice and the expertise of their supervisors."

Admissions requirements

The University of Tasmania is proud to have around 4,500 international students from 147 countries studying at their campuses in Australia. To help students wishing to join their community, they provide specific information about applying and studying at the University of Tasmania.

TOEFL 72 / IELTS 6.0 (no band below 5.5) / PTE 50 Some programs have a higher requirement

Admission to undergraduate courses at the University of Tasmania requires qualifications equivalent to the 12th year of schooling in Australia. We have provided a list of countries and their academic qualifications that meet the University's minimum entry requirements.

Applicants must achieve the required grade in their qualifying studies and also meet prerequisite subjects if required.

Admission to most masters by coursework courses at the University of Tasmania require qualifications equivalent to an Australian bachelor degree.

Applicants must achieve the required grade in their qualifying studies, meet any prerequisite subjects and the English language requirements to be eligible for an offer.

Applications are accepted at any time for most courses (with the exception of those noted below).

Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery

  • Offer Round 1 - deadline May 25
  • Offer Round 2 - deadline July 27
  • Offer Round 3 - deadline September 28
  • Offer Round 4 - deadline November 23

Legal Practice - deadline October 31

  • Master of Psychology (Clinical) - deadline September 30
  • Graduate Diploma in Counseling - deadline November 30

International students should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date.

Fees and funding

All international students who submit an International Student Application to study in an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree at the University of Tasmania will be automatically assessed for the TIS Scholarship by the Admissions Team. If you are successful, this will be outlined in your UTAS Offer.

UG/PG by Coursework - Tasmanian International Scholarship - Academic Merit provides 25% of tuition for the duration of the course, subject to student maintaining the grades. Students are automatically assessed for the scholarship during application.

Visa requirements for University of Tasmania

Many international students will require a visa to study in Australia, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

Australia student visa requirements