200 point program
2 years full-time / part-time unavailable
In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:
- An undergraduate degree with a major in a relevant discipline, with a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of at least 65%; OR
- An undergraduate degree with a major in any discipline, including at least 25 points (two subjects) in one or more of chemistry, biology, mathematics or statistics subjects (or equivalent), with a WAM of at least 65%; OR
- An undergraduate degree with a major in any discipline AND a Graduate Certificate in Environment, with a WAM of at least 65%; OR
- A two-year associate degree or diploma in a relevant discipline; AND five years documented, relevant professional experience AND an appropriate level of performance on a test conducted by the Selection Committee to confirm generic skills necessary for successful study in the program, including the ability to analyse and interpret scientific or technical data, comprehend and use scientific literature, and conceptualise a problem.
Please note: The requirement for a WAM of at least 65% in each case may be waived where the applicant can demonstrate significant professional development in a relevant area since graduation.
English Language Requirements
Applicants are required to satisfy the University’s English language requirements for graduate programs. Refer to our Graduate English requirements for further information and to view English language entry requirements for the Faculty of Science Coursework Programs for the following approved English language examinations: IELTS (Academic English only), TOEFL (Paper-based and internet-based tests), Pearson Test of English (Academic) and Cambridge English: Advanced/Certificate of Advanced English (CAE).
Assessment for eligibility for entry into courses refers to University of Melbourne grades and subjects. Adjustments may be made depending on the accreditation of your university/institution, subject grading/scales and pass marks.