University of New England UNE

Master of Science in Agriculture

University of New England UNE

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00003G

Upgrade your skills and develop your expertise with science-based agricultural studies through UNE's Master of Science in Agriculture. Our flexible program of specialist coursework allows you to steer your studied towards your interests and shape the direction of your career within the agricultural industry. We offer a range of specialisations, including animal science, meat science, genetics and animal breeding, and agronomy and soil science.Choose from a wide range of units, covering all aspects of the agricultural industry and receive a comprehensive introduction to research skills and research methodology. You can also undertake a research project supervised by our world-class researchers.UNE is a leading innovator in teaching and research in the agricultural sciences. Your advanced knowledge and skillset will prepare you for high-level work in this rapidly evolving industry.

Structure

To qualify for the award a candidate admitted under Rule (a) must pass units to the value of 96 credit points including not more than 18 credit points at 100-level, not more than 18 credit points at 200-level and at least 36 credit points at 500-level.To qualify for the award a candidate admitted under Rule (b) or (c) must pass units to the value of 96 credit points including 36 credit points at 500-level.

Subjects

  • Animal science
  • Meat science and technology
  • Wool science
  • Genetics and animal breeding
  • Agricultural and resource economics
  • Agronomy and soil science

Standard entry requirements

Rule A: You have completed a Bachelor qualification (AQF Level 7 or overseas equivalent) in any discipline.If you are admitted on this basis, you will be eligible for admission under Rule A. Please see the Rule A Course Structure (Program of Study).Rule B: You have completed a Bachelor qualification (AQF Level 7 or overseas equivalent) in a relevant discipline.*If you are admitted on this basis, you will be eligible for admission under Rule B. Please see the Rule B Course Structure (Program of Study).Rule C: You have completed a Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, or Bachelor with Honours qualification (AQF Level 8 or overseas equivalent) in a relevant discipline.*If you are admitted on this basis, you will be eligible for admission under Rule C. Please see the Rule C Course Structure (Program of Study).* Relevant disciplines include, but are not limited to:AgribusinessAgricultureAgricultural EconomicsAnimal ScienceBotanyEnvironmental ScienceRural ScienceZoology

Study pathways

Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies. Exit pathways are available for eligible students.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online Campus Domestic: $66,464
International: $67,712
Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 6 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 2 years
UNE Armidale (main campus) Domestic: $66,464
International: $36,226
Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

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