24 months
47940 AUD/year
33520 AUD/year
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The Energy Change program at the Australian National University is about one of the greatest challenges of the 21st century, and can only be solved with a worldwide transition to carbon-free forms of energy.  


During the Energy Change program at the Australian National University, you’ll tailor a suite of courses suited to your individual interests, skills and aspirations, developing your expertise in the relevant policy, legal, technological, environmental and regulatory aspects of energy change.

    Learning Outcomes 

  • Demonstrate cognitive, technical and creative skills to investigate, analyse and synthesise complex information, problems, concepts and theories relating to energy 
  • Apply multi-disciplinary approaches to address complex real-world energy-related problems
  • Demonstrate a high level of technical knowledge in subjects relevant to energy and climate change.
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues, other professionals and the broader community using a range of communication media and tools
  • Demonstrate knowledge of research methods and carry out research in the area of energy, climate change and/or sustainability

Career Options

ANU ranks among the world's very finest universities. Our nearly 100,000 alumni include political, business, government, and academic leaders around the world.

We have graduated remarkable people from every part of our continent, our region and all walks of life.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable Energy Law
  • Planning & Environmental Impact Assessment 
  • International Climate Law 
  • Australian Climate Law
  • Fundamentals of Environmental & Sustainability Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 082291E 

  • At a minimum, all applicants must meet program-specific academic/non-academic requirements, and English language requirements. Admission to most ANU programs is on a competitive basis. Therefore, meeting all admission requirements does not automatically guarantee entry. 
  • Applicants must present a Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0/7.0, with at least 8 courses in a cognate area.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47940 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 47940 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    33520 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33520 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 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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