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Environmental Science (Research), M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) , | Online
The University of New England is committed to maintaining its strong research culture, underpinned by high research training standards. The The Master of Environmental Science (Research) course at University of New England  provide the framework for one of the University's AQF Level nine awards. 

About

The Master of Environmental Science (Research) course at University of New England  aims are to provide a program of independent, supervised research for high calibre graduates that make an advanced contribution to scholarship and mastery of a scientific field of knowledge.

Career Opportunities

Graduates are well qualified for employment in research organisations such as CSIRO, universities, environmental protection agencies, and with environmental planning consultants.

Programme Structure

Learning Outcomes Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • exhibit a mastery of a scientific field of knowledge by: (a) having systematically acquired intellectual skill and experience that is grounded in contemporary developments in a scientific field related to natural resource management; (b) creating and communicating scholarship of a quality to satisfy peer review, extending the frontier of the field of knowledge and potentially meriting publication; (c) demonstrating knowledge of research principles and methods applicable in advanced academic inquiry;

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    91

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

CRICOS Code 000448A

Admission to candidature in the degree of Master of Environmental Science (Research) (MEnvSc)(Res)) may be approved by the Committee only when the Head of School has:

  • (a) certified that the necessary facilities and appropriate support for the applicant undertaking the proposed MEnvSc(Res) program are available; and
  • (b) nominated an appropriate Principal Supervisor and Co-supervisor(s) in accordance with Rule 4.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31500 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Armidale

  • 1500 - 2100 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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