Bachelor of Science - Animal Science

Murdoch University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00125J

In this course you'll explore the latest issues, technology and opportunities in the field of animal health, with a strong focus on the health and well-being of domestic animals, production animals and wildlife. You'll develop the kind of teamwork, problem-solving and communication skills that are in high demand with employers and be taught by some of Australia's leading animal health experts. Murdoch University is the only city-based university in Australia with an animal production property. This means you'll have easy access to animals for your practical sessions. When you graduate, you can pursue a career in a wide range of fields, including agriculture, companion animal industries and wildlife management. You could work for the private sector, government agencies, non-government organisations, or research and development institutions.


  • Animal science

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Selection via ATAR
  • Or mature age entry
  • Or STAT
  • Or TAFE Certificate IV or higher
  • English language competency


Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology (AIAST)

Study pathways

If you'd like to study Animal Health as a pathway to apply to study Veterinary Science, we recommend studying a double major which includes Animal Health and Animal Science.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Perth campus No information available Yes No information available

Further information

Internet access, on-campus attendance for laboratory sessions.

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