Master On Campus

Occupational Hygiene and Occupational Health and Safety Science

University of Queensland

24 months
41936 AUD/year
30260 AUD/year
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Graduate job-ready with the skills and knowledge to work as both an occupational health and safety professional, and a specialist occupational hygienist with this master of Occupational Hygiene and Occupational Health and Safety Science at University of Queensland. 


Key Facts

This master of Occupational Hygiene and Occupational Health and Safety Science at University of Queensland. is designed for science, engineering and health science graduates, this dual master-level qualification will prepare you for a broad range of roles related to the management of the health and safety of workers in any industry.

It will equip you with comprehensive knowledge and skills to identify and manage the full range of hazards that present in the workplace, from traumatic accidents to longer-term health hazards like cancer and psychological harm. 

In your 2 years of full-time (or part-time equivalent) study, you’ll complete 14 courses and get extensive industry exposure, including a 240-hour industry placement and a specific occupational hygiene research project. The program will extend your independence as a researcher and help refine your work-ready skills in both discipline areas.

Programme Structure


  • Occupational Hygiene 
  • Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems
  • Industry Placement OHS
  • Occupational Safety Science
  • Occupational Health & Safety Law
  • Applied Research Methods
  • Risk Management
  • Physical Ergonomics

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


  • a bachelor's degree in a science, engineering or health sciences, with two or more first-year, university-level science courses that cover human anatomy, human physiology, organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry and/or physics.

You must have a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0 on a 7-point scale in your previous qualification. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41936 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41936 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30260 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30260 AUD per year during 24 months.

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.


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