• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Interested in sport but want a degree that gives you career options in a variety of settings from the fitness industry to hospitals, research to corporate health? Exercise your mind with a Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science at the University of Tasmania!


With this degree you could become anything from a sports scientist, to a fitness centre manager, a cardiac technician to an elite sports coach – you may even be able to pursue research in exercise science or apply for post-graduate study in areas such as exercise physiology, cardiac technology, physiotherapy, dietetics, rehabilitation, and medicine! The only limit is your imagination! 

The Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science at the University of Tasmania is a three year degree taught at the University of Tasmania in beautiful Launceston. During your course, you will undertake placements and hands-on practical experience. This ensures that you graduate job ready and eligible for accreditation as an exercise scientist from Exercise & Sport Science Australia (ESSA). 

To give you a head start, we also offer a one-year relocation bursary to all eligible exercise science students entering first year so you can settle in to life in Tasmania and get on with study without the financial hassle! 

So stop sitting there – get into action and study Exercise Science!

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Foundations of the Human Body
  • Health: Determinants and Analysis
  • Introductory Biochemistry
  • Human Nutrition
  • Growth and Motor Development Across the Lifespan

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

If you're interested in studying the Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science you’ll need to meet the following requirements:

If you've just finished school

An ATAR score of 65 or higher, and have completed one of the following pre-requisite science or mathematics subjects (or equivalent) at AQF level 3:

  • Biology TQA3 (BIO315109)
  • Chemistry TQA3 (CHM315109)
  • Mathematics Applied TQC3 (MTA315109)
  • Mathematics Methods TQA3 (MTM315109)
  • Mathematics Specialised TQA3 (MTS315109)
  • Physics TQA3 (PHY315109)
  • Physical Sciences (PSC315114)
  • Sports Science TQA3(SPT315108)
CRICOS: 098359C

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 100797 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
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 There are a huge range of scholarships, bursaries and fee discounts available for international students studying at the University of Tasmania.

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