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Bachelor of Environmental Science

University of Canberra

36 months
32900 AUD/year
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If you have a passion for wildlife and conservation and are keen for a career outdoors, the Bachelor of Environmental Science from University of Canberra will see you playing an active part in caring for the environment now and into the future.

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The degree lets you explore a wide variety of areas including but not limited to: applied ecology, ecological conservation, vegetation and wildlife management, reserve management, coastal marine science, sustainability, land care and land management.

You’ll benefit from studying in our nation’s capital; the central focus of environmental issues in Australia, and will have access to UC’s world-class laboratories for eco-chemistry, fresh water ecology, wildlife genetics and biodiversity. 

The faculty has strong partnership links with government and natural resource management organisations, as well as UC’s Institute for Applied Ecology (IAE), which has a reputation for providing high quality research with an applied focus to solve environmental problems.

Study a Bachelor of Environmental Science at University of Canberra and you will:

  • join one of the most well-respected programs in the country
  • explore both international and Australian environmental issues
  • gain knowledge in applied research and teaching to become work-ready for a professional setting.

Career opportunities

  • Environmental scientist
  • Environmental consultant
  • Environmental chemist
  • Environmental manager
  • Environmental protection officer
  • Educator

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Concepts in Biology
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Plants and Animals
  • Chemistry
  • Data Analysis in Science 
  • Earth System Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

ACT: Biology and/or Chemistry major(s) plus Mathematical Methods Major. NSW: Biology and/or Chemistry plus Mathematics.

Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:

  • Year 12 ATAR
  • other Australian Qualification
  • work experience
  • overseas qualification

CRICOS Code: 054171A

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32900 AUD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 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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