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Undergraduate studies in science
Find out everything you need to know about undergraduate study in the Faculty of Science – how to begin, where it can lead, and what life at university is like.
Graduate studies in science
Graduate study opportunities in science are incredibly broad – start with a Masters degree to set you up for a specialist role in the knowledge economy or prepare you for a PhD with one of our world-renowned researchers.
Graduate research in the Faculty of Science
Work with leading research groups and use state-of-the art equipment and techniques to tackle the world’s grand challenges. Explore our graduate research options and how you can get started with us.
Studying in the Faculty of Science
Indigenous students in Science
We are actively working to increase the pool of talented young Indigenous Australians capable of becoming future leaders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Internships provide you with opportunities to gain hands-on work experience while you apply the knowledge and skills you’ve developed. They can even lead to other opportunities for work, study, or research and can help you decide on a career path aligned with your skills, interests, and goals.
Graduate Student Professional Projects
Teams of final year Master’s students work collaboratively to deliver innovative and tangible solutions to ‘real-world’ business challenges, supervised by the University of Melbourne’s leading academic staff.
Awards, prizes and scholarships
We are committed to recognising and supporting the academic achievement of students, and offer some of the most generous scholarships in Australia.
Our students and alumni
We train students with the knowledge and intellectual flexibility to drive the industries of tomorrow and lead across all levels of society. Meet our diverse undergraduate and graduate students and see where science has taken our alumni.
Careers in science
Science graduates are valued by employers and find rewarding careers across a wide range of industry and government sectors – explore the huge range of potential careers that a Bachelor of Science is the first step towards, from microbiologist to astronomer and everything in between.
International teaching and learning initiatives
The Faculty of Science is actively pursuing new teaching and learning opportunities all over the world, from co-developing curricula with other institutions to finding international training initiatives for our PhD students.