Environmental Management

University of Queensland

Master On Campus
24 months
41040 AUD/year
33200 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Tackle complex global issues such as climate change, pollution and land clearing. In this Environmental Management program from University of Queensland, you will learn to analyse and implement strategies that balance social equity, environmental sustainability and economic needs.


This two-year Environmental Management program from University of Queensland covers scientific, economic, planning and business principles to enhance your skills and technical expertise. Industry experts will share with you essential techniques and methods for resolving sustainable development issues.

Tailor your study program to fit your career aspirations. Choose courses from areas such as conservation biology, regulatory frameworks, natural resource management, environmental impact assessment, or coastal processes and management.

Get a competitive edge by taking part in international study opportunities, research projects and industry placements. This program is ideal if you're seeking a new direction or haven't previously studied environmental management.

Develop your decision-making and problem-solving abilities, and graduate with the tools to take on the highly complex considerations that impact environmental management and the ability to create meaningful change.

Career outcomes

Graduate equipped with scientific knowledge and skills relevant to a large number of managerial, research, administrative and educational roles in Australia and abroad.

Your insight into sustainability will be highly sought after within consultancies, private companies, government departments, landcare and catchment management groups, and national and international non-government organisations. 

Graduates typically work in fields including:

  • national parks and wildlife conservation
  • environmental assessment and compliance
  • natural resource management, including coastal, river and catchment systems
  • policy development
  • government and commercial consultancies dealing with environmental planning and management
  • mining
  • environmental tourism
  • environmental management
  • education and research.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Foundations in Environmental Studies 
  • Resource Management & Environmental Planning 
  • Tools for Environmental Assessment and Analysis 
  • Introduction to Earth Observation Sciences (EOS) 
  • Fundamentals of Geographic Information and Technologies 
  • Applied Research Methods 
  • Environmental Problem Solving 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

 CRICOS code: 084722D

  • Bachelor degree in any field; or
  • Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Environmental Management.
  • UQ or equivalent GPA of 4.5 or above on a 7 point scale.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41040 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41040 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    33200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33200 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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