University of Tasmania
|Type of Program||Affiliate|
|Language of Instruction||English|
|Costs||Baylor tuition + housing to the host university|
|Health Insurance Required||Yes|
|Special Requirements||Minimum 2.75 GPA|
|Program Director||Study Abroad office: StudyAbroad@baylor.edu|
Location:Tasmania, the island state of Australia, is located 40 degrees south of the equator and is an archipelago of more than 300 islands - a land of dramatic coastlines, rugged mountains, spectacular wilderness, sparkling highland lakes and some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
When you add the vibrant cities of Hobart and Launceston with their wide range of cafes, restaurants, theaters, cinemas, shopping centers and open-air markets and you've got the best of all worlds in one place.
The University of Tasmania offers a wide range of courses that vary from the liberal arts to the sciences. As one of the best universities in Australia, the University of Tasmania is challenging and aims to equip students by enforcing in them a strong desire for knowledge.
Courses or Areas of Study:Education, Environmental Studies, Engineering, Business, Biology, Computer Science, Art, Economics, Health Science, Information Systems, Psychology, Social Science, Communication
For complete course listings and scheduling, please see HERE.
Housing:Students studying at the University of Tasmania can live either in a university apartment or in a residence hall. For information on housing, please see HERE.
Application Procedure:Students are responsible for applying directly to the University of Tasmania as well as filling out the Baylor Study Abroad Application Packet.
For more information about applying to this university, go to HERE.
Costs:Students will pay Baylor tuition and housing to the University of Tasmania. Housing costs range from $80-$150 AUSTRALIAN dollars per week. If you live in housing that includes a meal plan, expect to spend around $260 AUSTRALIAN dollars per week. Books range from $200-500 AUSTRALIAN dollars per semester. For miscellaneous costs including transportation, entertainment, and telephone services, expect to spend between $70-$130 AUSTRALIAN dollars per week
Each student is responsible for their own transportation, including airfare. The university will arrange pick-up from the airport. For more deatils, please see HERE.
Legal Documents:A passport and visa are required. For visa details, please see HERE.
Exchange/Affiliate University Contact:Study Abroad and Exchange Coordinator