Graduate Certificate in Agricultural Sciences

  • CRICOS code: 085101C

Course overview

  • 6 months full time / 1 year part time
  • On Campus (Parkville)
  • Available to domestic and international students
  • Start Year Intake - February and Mid Year Intake - July


Discover the science of sustainable and profitable food and fibre production with this graduate certificate from Australia’s number 2 university for agricultural science1. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge needed to work in Australia’s $61 billion agricultural sector or forge an international career. Develop your knowledge of the fundamental and applied science of agriculture to accelerate your professional development and prepare you for an lasting and impactful career.

Specialise and focus your career

The graduate certificate allows you to focus on one area of specialisation or complete a variety of subjects across each of the five specialisations.

Available specialisations are:

  • Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Extension & Innovation
  • Animal Science
  • Crop Production
  • Food Sustainability.
Integrated professional practice

Industry-relevant and research-led knowledge are integral to the Graduate Certificate in Agricultural Sciences. You will learn from the University of Melbourne’s world-renowned academic staff, as well as attending guest lectures from leaders at the top of the Australian agricultural sector.

1Times Higher Education Rankings by Subject 2022