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Applied Science and Basic Science
Master of Agricultural Science
Master of Agricultural Science

Master of Agricultural Science

  • ID:UWA610133
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have

(a) a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA;


(b) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent;


(c) have successfully completed prior tertiary study in science or in a related cognate discipline as recognised by UWA.

English Requirements

  • Internet-based Test (iBT): An overall score of 82 with a minimum score of: 22 in the Writing section; 18 in the Reading section; 20 in the Speaking section; and 20 in the Listening 

  • IELTS (Academic) including IELTS for UKVI (Academic): Minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 (must include Academic Reading and Writing modules)

  • PTE (Academic): Postgraduate Research Studies applicants: An overall score of 64 with a minimum score of 64 in the reading and writing sections, and no less than 54 in the other sections.

Course Information

World populations and economies are increasing their demands for food and fibre. Agricultural systems are placed under pressure to meet environmental, social and economic goals. To maintain or increase production levels, an understanding of the complex factors that shape agricultural systems is required. This course prepares you with the knowledge and skills you need for a future in the rapidly evolving field of agricultural science.


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Course structure details


Take all units (18 points):

  • AGRI5402 Agribusiness (6)

  • AGRI5549 International Agriculture: Research and Development (6)

  • SCIE4402 Data Management and Analysis in the Natural Sciences (6)


Students in the course by coursework and dissertation take 24 points from this group.

  • SCIE5571 Dissertation Part 1 (6)

  • SCIE5572 Dissertation Part 2 (6)

  • SCIE5573 Dissertation Part 3 (6)

  • SCIE5574 Dissertation Part 4 (6)

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Agricultural consultant

  • Agricultural scientist

  • Biotechnologist

  • Economist

  • Environmental consultant

  • Environmental manager

  • Finance manager

  • Geneticist

  • Land economist

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) per year

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