Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Sciences

  • CRICOS code: 085100D

What will I study?


The Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Sciences combines a strong core of knowledge in agricultural science with specialised expertise. You will be introduced to many of the issues underpinning the advances in food and fibre production within the Australian and International Agriculture sectors. You will develop effective written, verbal and visual communication skills, leadership skills, as well as an understanding of scientific research and literature.


Study a diverse range of subjects in areas including:

  • Animal breeding, welfare and production
  • Agribusiness
  • Crop production
  • Pest and disease management
  • Agricultural extension
  • Agricultural land and water management
  • Conservation.

Explore the course structure and full range of subjects.

The Skills you need for career success

The course curriculum has been developed in line with industry requirements, providing you with the skills and knowledge you need to address the environmental, political and scientific challenges of international food security.

You’ll gain a sound foundation in the scientific principles and analytical skills vital for plant and animal-derived food and fibre production in Australia and globally.

You will also develop the soft skills that employers demand, and that will become even more vital in the future. Your subjects have an emphasis on teamwork, and will help you develop organisational skills, creativity and problem-solving ability.