Graduate Study Expo Information Sessions

29 January
State Library Victoria
4:15pm - 4:45pm

The Melbourne JD is a law degree for graduates from all disciplines. Learn how the JD can equip you with the skills and knowledge for a wide range of legal and professional careers and the opportunities available at Australia’s leading law school.

Presented by Melbourne Law School

4:15pm - 4:45pm

In today’s world, with its ever-increasing volume of data, businesses that can make sense of the flow of information have a competitive edge. Melbourne Business School has designed the Master of Business Analytics degree to give you the skills and knowledge to become a stand-out data scientist – someone who is not just an expert in maths and information systems, but also able to approach analytics with the strategic perspective of the business mind.

Presented by Simon Holcombe, Melbourne Business School

4:45pm - 5:15pm

Biotechnology bridges the gap between science and industry. Imagine bringing a new cancer diagnostic test from the lab safely to market, via patent applications, through regulatory and quality assurance systems, capital raising, marketing and finally sales. With most jobs in the field requiring both a scientific background and an understanding of the commercial requirements of the industry, the Master of Biotechnology gives you the opportunity to study all aspects of the biotechnology product pipeline. If you’ve completed an undergraduate degree with a major (or equivalent) in chemistry or life sciences, come along to find out why the Faculty of Science’s Master of Biotechnology is the ideal preparation for your future career in this booming industry.

Presented by Faculty of Science

4:45pm - 5:15pm

Develop your knowledge of the science and business of agriculture to contribute to a healthier world. Whether you want to work in agricultural production, agribusiness, consulting, pest and disease prevention, environmental sustainability or international development, hear from Professor Ruth Nettle about how this degree can accelerate your professional development and prepare you for an impactful career.

Presented by Professor Ruth Nettle, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences

5:15pm - 5:45pm

Are you looking to continue your studies in one of our Graduate Programs; Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Construction Management, Landscape Architecture, Property, Urban Design or Urban Planning? Hear from the MSD admissions team about the application process, applying for advanced standing, submitting your design portfolio and more.

Presented by Melbourne School of Design, Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning

5:15pm - 5:45pm

Discover how undertaking Adolescent Health and Wellbeing postgraduate studies, equips active professionals to work more effectively with young people, organisations and communities.

Presented by Dr Ani Wierenga & Helen D’Cruz, Melbourne Medical School

5:45pm - 6:15pm

Just as technology is enabling industries to undergo radical change as business models are discarded, adapted and reinvented; the accounting profession must also change. Many tasks currently performed by humans will be automated, freeing us to focus on more valuable activities. Accountants have always had a deep understanding of business and process, and this perspective will be key in helping organisations ride the wave of change.

Presented by Melbourne Business School

5:45pm - 6:15pm

Did you know educators can impact an entire generation of students? Learn how to become a teacher and what courses are available from the Melbourne Graduate School of Education. You will also be able to hear directly from a current Master of Teaching student about the experience.

Presented by Melbourne Graduate School of Education

6:15pm - 7:15pm

Our planet is facing some serious challenges - from changing climates to habitat loss, natural resource depletion, pollution, species extinction and overpopulation. Where to start? Tackling our greatest challenges is going to need expertise from environmental scientists, social scientists, policy and planning experts, environmental engineers, ecosystem conservationists, and everyone in between – a truly cross-disciplinary approach. With a graduate degree in energy, environment or conservation from Australia’s leading university, you’ll be prepared to meet global environmental challenges and lead the way towards a sustainable future. Join our panel of top researchers and alumni to find the right degree for you!

Presented by Office of Environmental Programs, Faculty of Science & Melbourne School of Engineering

6:15pm - 6:45pm

If you love science then come along to hear about a range of exciting careers in the area of Genomics. The presentation will cover: Master of Genetic Counselling & Graduate Certificate/Graduate Diploma/Master of Genomics and Health.

Presented by Associate Professor Jan Hodgson, Melbourne Medical School

6:45pm - 7:15pm

Social policy makers weave the fabric of our society, melding the needs of citizens with the roles of government and not-for-profit service agencies. Find out more about developing your career as a social policy maker and contribute to creating real and meaningful policy solutions for our rapidly changing world.

Presented by Professor Keith McVilly, Faculty of Arts