Graduate studies in science

Science at Melbourne offers programs that prepare you for what’s next. Whether you’re interested in launching new discoveries, harnessing data, responding to pandemics or managing bushfires – we have the course to help you secure your future. Start here, and be part of solving some of the world's greatest challenges.

Graduate coursework courses

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Our research-focused graduate programs, including the Master of Science suite, offer a research training pathway to a PhD or the workforce.

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Professional Masters degrees will set you up for a specialist role in the knowledge economy, and can also include taking part in a Professional Project to tackle 'real world' business challenges.

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The internationally-recognised Doctor of Veterinary Medicine is based on the latest global thinking in veterinary science practice, teaching and learning.

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A diverse range of graduate diplomas and certificates can add to your existing knowledge or give you a pathway to other graduate degrees in science.

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Graduate coursework degrees

Research degrees in science

Join one of our world-renowned research groups, work with state-of-the-art equipment, and soak up all the professional development opportunities and international connections that come with studying at Australia's leading university.

With seven schools to choose from and more than 500 academic researchers to work with, you’re sure to find a team and a PhD project that will suit you.

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Graduate study enquiries

If you have questions about graduate study - whether about courses, pathways or scholarships - talk to Stop 1 for guidance.

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