Master of Animal Science

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

This program covers the integrative disciplines within the animal, plant, soil, food and social sciences continuum. Students select from one of three specialised fields of study to gain comprehensive theoretical and practical knowledge. Fields available are: Equine Science, Production Animal Science and Wildlife Biology. Students will learn to apply their leadership, research and problem solving skills to meet the global challenges associated with feeding the world, and maintaining our environment in situations of increasing community expectations of animal welfare, biosecurity concerns, and competition for limited resources.

Course Fee:

Australian: $56,030
International: $83,026

Entry Requirements:

32-unit program: Bachelor's degree in any field with GPA of 4.5 on a 7 point scale; or Graduate Certificate in Animal Science. 24-unit program: Bachelor degree in a relevant area with a GPA of 5 on a 7 point scale

Structure:

24 units or 32 units

Subjects you can Study:

Equine science; Production animal science; Wildlife biology

Study Pathways:

Graduates may go on to complete further studies in coursework and research programs.

Who for:

Graduates and professionals seeking to expand their career prospects into a wide range of government, commercial, community-based or research roles in agriculture and environment

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Related Careers:

Agricultural Scientist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gatton No info Yes 2 years
Gatton No info Yes Part time 4 years
Gatton No info Yes Full time 2 years
Established in 1909, the University of Queensland is the oldest tertiary institution in the State and one of Australia's premier learning and research institutions. The University aims to enable students and staff to positively influence the society in which they live by creating a learning and discovery environment in which they can develop and fulfil their aspirations. It rewards excellence, openness and innovation and encourages widespread engagement with state, national and international communities. The main campus is at St Lucia in Brisbane with UQ Gatton located 80 kilometres to the west and UQ Herston campus located in the Brisbane Hospital precinct. The UQ Brisbane City site is located in the Brisbane CBD. Other UQ locations include teaching hospitals and health centres, veterinary science centres, agricultural science farms, marine research stations, physics research stations, seismograph stations and an underground mine. University of Queensland students include school leavers plus students from interstate and overseas. International students from over 100 countries account for a large percentage of total enrolments, diversifying cultural life on campus and providing opportunities for international networking. Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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