Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Animal Science

University of Queensland

6 months
21728 AUD/full
18480 AUD/full
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Graduate Certificate in Animal Science from University of Queensland is designed for recent graduates in any field, and for established professionals wanting to upgrade their management skills or redirect their career into animal science.


For your half year of full-time studies, you'll select from over 40 courses, providing you with a high level of specialised knowledge together with valuable skills associated with your selected areas of study.

Graduates of the Animal Science program from University of Queensland demonstrate the ability to apply leadership, research and problem-solving skills to meet the global challenges associated with feeding the world, and maintaining our environment in situations of increasing community expectations of animal welfare, biosecurity concerns, and competition for limited resources. This expands your career prospects into a wide range of government, commercial, community or research-based roles.

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
  • Biosecurity officer
  • Customs officer
  • Equine nutritionist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Animals in Society
  • Equine Health and Welfare
  • Animal Nutrition and Nutrigenomics
  • Wildlife Husbandry and Utilisation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


8 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 079377C

  • Bachelor degree in any field, with UQ or equivalent GPA of 4 or above on a 7 point scale; or 2 years of work experience in the same discipline.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21728 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21728 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    18480 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18480 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.


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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