About Environmental law, policy and sustainability
When it comes to the environment, it’s clear that good intentions need the backing of smart laws and policies to have an impact.
Learn about water management, habitat protection, waste management, renewable energy implementation and how smart laws and policies have an impact forming an integral part of the governance solution for environmental problems.
Discover the Environmental Science major
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Why study at the University of Melbourne
Future-proof your career
Jobs in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine are growing faster than other industries. By 2024, they’re likely to grow by 11.6%.
Taught by leading experts
Learn from academics working with industry, so you can be sure you’ll be immersed in the most up-to-date knowledge and practice.
As a Science student at Melbourne, you’ll have access to our $100 million life sciences building – the most sophisticated of its kind in Australia.
Hear from our students
Find out what motivated our current students to choose Melbourne, and the impact studying with us has had on their lives and careers.
As part of the my degree, I was able to complete a placement on a neuropsycho-oncology research study at MCRI, which allowed me to see what it would be like to be a neuropsychologist in that field.Farah Elhassan, Bachelor of Science