The Master of Animal Science is designed for recent agricultural, animal, biological, plant, equine, animal, wildlife, zoology or veterinary science graduates, and for established professionals wanting to upgrade their skills or redirect their career into animal science.
For your 1.5 years of full-time studies, you'll select from more than 30 courses, including those within one of 3 specialised fields - Equine Science, Production Animal Science or Wildlife Biology - allowing you to tailor your studies to suit your interests and career goals.
The program also gives you the opportunity to complete a significant research project, which may provide a pathway to higher degree by research programs.
Graduates demonstrate the ability to apply leadership, research and problem-solving skills to meet the global challenges associated with feeding the world, and maintaining our environment in situations of increasing community expectations of animal welfare, biosecurity concerns and competition for limited resources.
This expands your career prospects into a wide range of government, commercial, community or research-based roles.
Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Depending on which field you choose, here are some of the careers you could be on your way to: