Production Animal Science, Master | University of Queensland | Brisbane, Australia
24 months
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As a Production Animal Science graduate from University of Queensland you'll play an essential role in the management and production of domestic farm animals (cattle, sheep, pigs, poultry and goats) in a society with increasing needs for animal products, especially meat. 


With this master of Production Animal Science at University of Queensland you'll develop research, multi-disciplinary and leadership skills which enable you to integrate and apply knowledge to manage animal production facilities and businesses.

Career possibilities 

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Animal nutritionist
  • Animal research scientist
  • Livestock adviser or consultant
  • Biosecurity officer

Programme Structure


  • Reproduction & Breeding Technology 
  • Advanced Pasture Management
  • Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
  • Graduate Research Project III

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 079383E  

  • a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in any discipline, or
  • a graduate certificate (or equivalent) in animal science, or
  • to have successfully completed at least 3 years of study towards an approved qualification at an overseas partner institution, with a formal pathway to the Master of Animal Science.

You must have a grade point average (GPA) of 4.5 on a 7-point scale in your previous qualification.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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