Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00126G

This program develops students' abilities to gather and interpret geological information for a wide range of applications. Geoscience is the study of the dynamic planet and aims to understand the origin and evolution of Earth, ancient climates and environments, natural hazards and the formation of resources including petroleum, mineral deposits and groundwater. Knowledge of past and present earth processes is fundamental in predicting future environmental change.


The Master of Geoscience is offered by coursework or coursework and dissertation. The course offers a focused, advanced learning experience that will enhance career choices. Students must complete all core units. This degree also provides the flexibility to choose from a range of units to complement specific interests. Students may apply to undertake a research project within this degree. For more information, please refer to the UWA Handbook. Visit handbooks.uwa.edu.au/courses for details.


  • Geoscience

Standard entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a geology major or a Graduate Diploma in Geoscience, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA. English language requirements apply.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Crawley International: $80,200
  • ATAR: 90

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