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Environmental Management

University of Queensland

Master On Campus
18 months
Duration
41040 AUD/year
33200 AUD/year
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About

The Environmental Management offered at the University of Queensland will help you develop the analytical and strategic skills to tackle today's most vital and challenging global issues, such as climate change, pollution and land clearing.

Overview

University of Queensland is recognised as Australia's premier university for the study of the increasingly important field of environmental management. 

The lecturers are involved in decision-making for institutions such as the Nature Conservancy, the Royal Society of London, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and the World Health Organisation.

During your 1.5 year full-time Environmental Management program, you'll learn how to analyse and implement strategies that balance social equity, environmental sustainability and economic needs, and develop essential techniques and methods for resolving sustainable development issues.

Program highlights

  • Access unique biodiversity hotspots and fascinating ecosystems, ranging from coral reefs to World Heritage rainforests.
  • Take advantage of innovative opportunities for marine and terrestrial research and interactive field- and lab-based learning.
  • Gain practical experience while enhancing your report-writing and project management skills.
  • Organise your study around your professional and personal commitments, with the option to complete many courses online.

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:
  • National parks and wildlife conservator
  • Environmental assessment and compliance consultant
  • Natural resources manager
  • Policy developer
  • Mining adviser
  • Environmental tourism consultant
  • Climate change researcher
  • Sustainability adviser
  • Ecologist
  • Meteorologist

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Resource Management & Environmental Planning 
  • Tools for Environmental Assessment and Analysis  
  • Applied Research Methods 
  • Environmental Problem Solving 
  • Conservation & Wildlife Biology 
  • Regulatory Frameworks for Environmental Management & Planning 
  • Climate Change and Environmental Management 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadline for domestics: Monday before the begining of semester 

Language

English

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
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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.
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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).
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

 CRICOS code: 006689B

  • Bachelor degree in environmental studies, geography, natural resources, biology, ecology, conservation, sustainable development, environmental engineering, marine science, or an approved discipline.
  • 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 18 months.
  • National

    33200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33200 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

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