We are dedicated to producing the world's next innovators, leaders, scientists and globally minded citizens to research, conserve and sustainably manage the Antarctica and the marine environment.

Antarctica and the Southern Ocean is the largest scientific laboratory in the world. We will give you a competitive advantage by offering the only dedicated marine and Antarctic bachelor degree program in the world. Alternatively, IMAS offers a translational and applied science degree that will enable you to become the future of sustainable marine resource management and conservation.

When you undertake one of our undergraduate or postgraduate degrees, we are preparing you to be able to tackle some of the most pressing questions of our time.

Some of the areas our graduates have gone onto are:

  • Antarctic administration and policy officers
  • Aquaculture specialists
  • Biological, chemical or physical oceanography scientists
  • Marine biologists
  • CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research employees
  • Marine policy and governance development
  • Environmental conservation managers
  • Fisheries managers
  • Geologists
  • Glaciologists
  • Marine conservation advocates
  • Oceanographers
  • Physicists
  • State and Federal Government employees and
  • Tourism operators

Follow this link to see what services IMAS and the University of Tasmania provide to give you the competitive advantage in your future career.

Authorised by the Executive Director, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies
1 October, 2019