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Are you curious? So are we. For over 160 years we’ve been seeking the answers to life’s big questions, and solutions to the world’s grand challenges. We’ve been there at some of the biggest breakthroughs in science, and we don’t plan to stop any time soon. That’s where you come in.

With science, your options are limitless. You could find the answer to a question that hasn’t even been asked, and build a career in a job that hasn’t been invented yet. Science sets you apart from the crowd. In today’s job market, that’s important. In tomorrow’s job market, that could be crucial.

Master of Science suite

From ecology and nanotechnology to astrophysics and clinical research, develop your expertise in a broad range of occupations.

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Graduate study in Environment

Develop specialised knowledge and technical skills in an environmental discipline and build the practical skills you need to succeed in this field.

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The Master of Biotechnology gives you the opportunity to study all aspects of the biotechnology product pipeline, and you’ll have the chance to put your knowledge into practice with one of our industry partners. 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time. On campus (Parkville).

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In this rapidly growing field, the Master of Data Science prepares students for a career in data analytics. Combining disciplines in statistics and computer science, students are equipped with in-demand technological abilities and analytical skills to solve real-world problems in the data realm.  2 years full-time, 4 years part-time.  On campus (Parkville).

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Why study with us?

  • #8 in the world for graduate employability *QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022
  • #1 in biological sciences, computer science and information systems, and mathematics
  • Choose from science disciplines across six schools, with access to six centres of excellence and 13 research centres in total.

Graduate Study Series

The countdown is on for our Grad Study Series starting this October! Choose from more than 30 events held online and on campus where you'll meet academics and staff to get all the course advice you need to take the next step in your career.

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Looking for personalised advice?

Find out more about our graduate degrees and get support with your application. Speak to our expert staff online, via phone or at an upcoming event. You can also register to learn more about your course options and opportunities via email.