Agricultural Science

The University of Melbourne
In Melbourne (Australia)

Price on request

Important information

  • Postgraduate
  • Melbourne (Australia)
  • When:

Entry requirements & Prerequisites This major is available through more than one course, both of which have their own separate entry requirements. You can read more on the the Bachelor of Science & Bachelor of Science Extended pages.
Available through the Bachelor of Science & Bachelor of Science Extended

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
Parkville Street, VIC 3010, Victoria, Australia
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What you'll learn on the course

Agricultural Science

Course programme

Passionate about creating an environmentally sustainable future? More than just providing the food on our tables, agriculture makes a significant contribution to the economic, social, and cultural fabric of society. The agricultural science major will set you up to make such a contribution.

With biology, chemistry, and mathematics and statistics underpinning this major, you will learn about agricultural systems analysis, plant health and the production and management of crops, livestock and grazing systems.

If you’re interested in Agricultural Science, you may also be interested in the at Melbourne.


Studies in agricultural science will prepare you for careers in the agricultural sector in areas such as:

  • Agribusiness
  • Research and development
  • Public and private extension agencies
  • Government and policy agencies
  • Private consulting companies.