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Master of Science in Agriculture (2 Years)

University of New England

24 months
33856 AUD/year
32104 AUD/year
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Upgrade your skills and develop your expertise with science-based agricultural studies through the Master of Science in Agriculture (2 Years) from University of New England.


Steer your studies towards your interests and career direction within the agricultural industry and focus your studies within the broad areas of animal science; meat science and technology; wool science; genetics and animal breeding; agronomy and soil science.

Choose from a wide range of units, covering all aspects of the agricultural industry and receive a comprehensive introduction to research skills and research methodology. You can also undertake a research project supervised by our world-class researchers.

Our Master of Science in Agriculture (2 Years) from University of New England is informed by our innovative teaching and research. You will undertake course work and research designed to provide advanced knowledge and develop a range of skills, relevant to your background and areas of interest. 

Career outcomes

Agricultural scientists are in high demand and our graduates gave us a 5-star rating for Full-Time Employment in the 2020 Good Universities Guide. Your career opportunities could include:

  • agricultural extension and consulting
  • agricultural research
  • banking and finance
  • agronomist
  • farm management
  • animal health, welfare and nutrition
  • agricultural and veterinary sales and marketing
  • government departments of primary industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Agriculture in Practice
  • Animals in Society
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Ecology: Concepts and Applications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A candidate shall:

  • hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification; or
  • hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification from a recognised University in a relevant discipline; or
  • hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma or Bachelor with Honours qualification in a relevant discipline.
  • CRICOS CODE 000450G

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33856 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33856 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    32104 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32104 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Commonwealth Supported Place (quotas apply) $6,000

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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