Why study Science at The University of Western Australia?

Advances in technology and science are transforming our world at an incredible pace. Take up study in this field to tackle local, regional and global issues from the environmental impacts of climate change and sustainably managing natural resources, to providing food and water security.

  • 100+ units offering practical work experience or gain hands-on industry-relevant experience and skills through placement opportunities.
  • 22:1 student to staff ratio, one of the best in Australia.
  • Postgraduate teaching quality above national average for Agriculture and Environmental Studies (Good Universities Guide 2021).
  • Strong industry links including Alcoa, BHP, CSIRO, Department of Agriculture and Mining, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, Fortescue Metals Group, Kings Park, Perth Zoo, Rio Tinto, Woodside and more.
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