12 months
52000 AUD/year
9000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Science (Honours) from University of Sydney is a widely recognised and highly regarded additional year of undergraduate study available to you after you complete your undergraduate course.


Science (Honours) from University of Sydney it's a unique opportunity for you to explore your research potential and put the theory from your undergraduate studies into practice.

An honours year in science is not only well regarded in academia, but also in industry where laboratory experience and a command of scientific thought processes are highly sought after.


  • Astronomer
  • Biosecurity researcher
  • Ecologist
  • Environmental policymaker
  • Food chemist
  • Hydrologist
  • Mathematician
  • Medical scientist
  • Nanoscientist
  • Nutritionist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ecology
  • Astronomy
  • Environmental sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Food science
  • Dietetics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 036745F
  • have qualified for or be a graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Sydney or equivalent qualification from another tertiary institution;
  • have completed a relevant major (i.e. minimum of 24 credit points of 3000-level units of study) relating to the intended Honours discipline;
  • have achieved a Science Weighted Average Mark (SCIWAM*) of at least 65.00 or have a credit average (65.00) in 48 credit points of relevant** 2000-level and 3000-level units of study; and
  • satisfy any additional criteria set by the relevant Head of School or Discipline.
  • English language results
    • Academic transcripts

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      52000 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 52000 AUD per year during 12 months.
    • National

      9000 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 9000 AUD per year during 12 months.


    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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