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Help solve two of the biggest problems facing humans today: global warming and our dependency on fossil fuels.

You could provide solutions through the study of ecology, evolution and conservation, plant pathology, physiology and biotechnology.

Use your knowledge to become a researcher, consultant or teacher with multinational companies, universities or government departments.

Highlights

1 in Australia for environmental sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

14 in the world for environmental sciences

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Environmental scientist
  • Agronomist
  • Environmental adviser
  • Environmental science lecturer

Graduate salary

Science and mathematics (undergraduate)

$62K–$66K

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