Professional

Agricultural Science Pathways

Agricultural science provides the technology and research for sustainable, profitable and ethical food production in Australia and worldwide.
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GLOBAL DEMAND FOR GRADUATES
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PROFESSIONAL ACCREDITATION

How to Apply

Contact Us

Address

M358 35 Stirling Highway Crawley

Perth Western Australia 6009

Telephone

(+618) 6488 2807

Email

[email protected]

Frequently asked questions

Pathway details

Agricultural Science graduates are in high demand from employers across all levels of study. You could gain employment with agrichemical companies, breeding companies, agribusinesses, consulting firms, community groups, government agencies or research organisations. UWA is an international leader in agricultural science and you'll learn alongside a globally connected network of academics and industry practitioners. We're ranked 24th in the world for Life and Agricultural Sciences (ARWU 2016).

5 years to be an

Agricultural scientist

You can pursue a Master of Agricultural Science at UWA after completing a bachelor's degree with a Science major relevant to the master's specialisation.

5 years to be an
Agricultural Science

Course accreditation

A UWA degree in Agricultural Science satisfies the professional requirements of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology and graduates are eligible to apply for membership.
Agricultural Science
Agricultural Science

Standard entry for high school leavers

Minimum ATAR
TISC Codes
  • UWART
  • UWBPH
  • UWCOM
  • UWDES
  • UWSCI
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Qualifications
  • BA + MAgSci
  • BCom + MAgSci
  • BDesign + MAgSci
  • BSc + MAgSci
  • BPhil (Hons) + MAgSci
Duration
Limited places
  • No
Selection criteria
  • A relevant bachelor's degree, that aligns with one of the specialisations of this course, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA.
Undergraduate major
  • A bachelor's degree with a Science major relevant to the master's specialisation.
Agricultural Science
Agricultural Science

Pathways for mature-age students

If you will be aged 20 years or older on 1 March (for Semester 1 entry) or 1 August (for Semester 2 entry) you qualify for our mature-age-entry pathways.
Agricultural Science

24th in the world for Agriculture and Life Sciences