Master of Geography
- CRICOS Code: 092792A
Where will this take me?
Our graduates go on to work as:
- Policy developers
- Natural resource managers
- Sustainability specialists
- Town planners
- Environmental scientists
- Development specialists.
Employers in this field include:
- Government departments of education, agriculture and environment, including Melbourne Water and the Victorian Planning Authority
- Charitable and government aid organisations, including the United Nations
- Consultancy firms, including AECOM, KPMG and EY
- Academic and public research institutions such as universities, or the CSIRO.
Technical and professional skills
On graduating from the course, you’ll have a high-level education in physical, human, or integrated geography. Additionally, you’ll have strong professional skills in:
- Critical thinking and problem-solving
- Research planning and literature reviews
- Communication of research
- Time and project management.
If you choose to complete a thesis, at the end of the course you’ll be well-placed to begin a PhD in geography.