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#489 Overall Influence

University of Tasmania

Public university located in Tasmania, Australia

From Wikipedia

The University of Tasmania is a public research university, primarily located in Tasmania, Australia. Founded in 1890, it is Australia's fourth oldest university. Christ College, one of the university's residential colleges, first proposed in 1840 in Lieutenant-Governor Sir John Franklin's Legislative Council, was modeled on the Oxford and Cambridge colleges, and was founded in 1846, making it the oldest tertiary institution in the country. The university is a sandstone university, a member of the international Association of Commonwealth Universities, and the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning.

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What is University of Tasmania known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#383 World Rank
Biology
#308 World Rank
Education
#441 World Rank
Literature
#282 World Rank
Political Science
#587 World Rank
Business
#390 World Rank
Philosophy
#356 World Rank
Physics
#436 World Rank
Law
#614 World Rank
Medical
#408 World Rank
History
#758 World Rank
Engineering
#551 World Rank
Mathematics
#521 World Rank
Computer Science
#398 World Rank
Psychology
#723 World Rank
Chemistry
#453 World Rank
Economics
#225 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#531 World Rank
Communications
#746 World Rank
Religious Studies
#339 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#578 World Rank
Nursing
#876 World Rank
Sociology
#855 World Rank
Anthropology
#1213 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are University of Tasmania's Most influential alumni?

University of Tasmania 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Political Science, and Education

Michael Hasofer

Australian statistician

John J. Smithies

Australian museum director

Rohan Wilson

Australian writer

Max Bingham

Australian politician

Allan Taylor

Australian diplomat

Michael Eather

Australian artist

Essie Davis

Australian actress

Laurence McIntyre

Australian diplomat

Duncan Kerr

Australian politician

Chellapilla Venkata Rao

Indian botanist

Eric Abetz

Australian politician

Cecil Muschamp

Bishop of Kalgoorlie