Master of Geoscience

  • CRICOS code: 089358A

Where will this take me?


Career outcomes

Our graduates go on to work as geologists, geoscientists, geophysicists, spatial analysts, environmental scientists and consultants, conservationists, and geological surveyors.

Employers in this field include:

  • Government departments of environment and economic development including Geoscience Australia
  • Mining and mineral exploration companies such as BHP, ExxonMobil, Woodside Energy, Shell and Rio Tinto
  • Universities and public research institutions such as the CSIRO

Further study

If you've qualified for and taken the 25-point research project (GEOL90025 Research Project in Geoscience) in the Master of Geoscience, you’ll be well-placed to undertake a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) on completion of the course.