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.
The Bachelor of Science
The first step to studying Science at Melbourne
Our Bachelor of Science is the most flexible science degree in Australia: 1 degree, more than 40 majors, unlimited career opportunities. It's the perfect first step towards a career in science, engineering, health or technology.
Graduate Degree Packages
If you’ve just finished year 12, a graduate degree package or guaranteed entry will combine your undergraduate and graduate degrees to help you become a leader in your field.
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
If you want to extend your skills in research, consider adding an honours year to your Bachelor of Science – a challenging and rewarding year of additional study.
Bachelor of Science (Extended)
The Bachelor of Science (Extended) is a degree for talented Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians who may not meet the regular Bachelor of Science entry requirements.
Frequently asked questions
What's studying science really like?
Explore new subjects while you study and find out what you can do on campus, how you'll be assessed and how uni if different to high school.
How do I choose a Bachelor of Science major?
With over 40 majors to choose from, you don't have to pick right away. Find out what your subject options are and how to plan your course.
Breadth subjects in the Bachelor of Science
Broaden your horizons and enhance your career prospects with subjects taken from outside your main area of study.
Where do I go if I need help?
Find out where to get help planning your course, finding a job while you study or how uni is different to year 12.
How do I get from the Bachelor of Science to the Doctor of Medicine?
If you’d like to study a Doctor of Medicine, find out about prerequisites, majors and entry requirements through the Bachelor of Science.
I want to do a Bachelor of Science, but don't meet the prerequisites. What can I do?
Learn about what the prerequisites are and some alternative pathways to make it into the Bachelor of Science.