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.

To find out more about our degrees, fees and what it's like to study at the University of Melbourne, download the 2022 Graduate Course Guide. Download the Guide (PDF 9.5 MB)

Masters courses in science

Don’t meet the entry requirements for one of our courses?

Explore the Graduate Diploma in Science or Graduate Diploma in Science (Advanced) as potential pathway options.

Graduate Diplomas and Certificates

PhD studies in science

Doctor of Philosophy - 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.

Course information on Study Hub

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Graduate study enquiries

If you have questions about graduate study - whether about courses, research projects or scholarships - talk to Stop 1 or contact a research group you're interested in working with.

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