36 months
37000 AUD/year
8655 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Study environmental management and sustainability and develop solutions to the environmental issues we face on a national and international scale with this Environmental Science (Environmental Management and Sustainability) from Deakin University.   

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Throughout the Bachelor of Environmental Science (Environmental Management and Sustainability) you will explore ways to manage the interaction between people and the environment. Combining the latest research with extensive application of skills in professional, community, lab and field settings you’ll devise and implement innovative solutions to protect natural resources both locally and globally.

Develop the confidence to address some of the biggest environmental issues we face on a national and global scale by exploring the role science and society play in achieving global sustainability.  

Fieldwork is a rewarding part of this course and you’ll get plenty of opportunities to apply your skills in beautiful outdoor and community settings. Industry placements provide even more practical experience. Undertake 80 to 160 hours of placement to work alongside experienced environmental scientists.


Your deep understanding of sustainability and extensive fieldwork experience will set you up for career success in a variety of areas:

  • environmental planning and policy
  • sustainability
  • environmental protection
  • climate change adaptation and mitigation
  • industry-based environmental management
  • waste management
  • environmental education
  • catchment management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Laboratory and Fieldwork Safety Induction Program
  • Environmental Techniques and Monitoring
  • Ecology and the Environment 
  • Physical Geography 
  • Hydrology and Water Resources Management 
  • Indigenous Engagement: Natural Resource Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prerequisite subjects
  • Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English EAL (English as an additional language) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.
  • ATAR
  • This course uses the ATAR as part of its selection consideration
  • Personal statement 
  • If you wish for your professional, work, life or community experience to be considered you are required to complete and submit a personal statement. 
  • CRICOS code: 075361K   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37000 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    8655 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8655 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National - Commonwealth Supported Place 

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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