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JCU Science is a leader in discovering innovative solutions to complex problems. JCU lecturers empower students to discover, explore and pioneer innovative solutions through a strong focus on building hands-on, practical skills. Drive positive change with a JCU Science degree.

World-class lecturers

Access the best. JCU students excel in small classes, connecting with experts in their fields whose research is well above world standard*.

Unique teaching environments

Be inspired by JCU’s living laboratories. Study and learn in state-of-the-art teaching facilities, World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest, tropical wetlands and dry savannahs.

Outstanding ratings

Study with the best. Independently rated best in the world for Marine and Freshwater Biology and second best in the world for Biodiversity Conservation^.

Top marks all round

Graduate with confidence. JCU students receive the support to succeed with JCU Science rated five stars for Learner Engagement, Skills Development, Student Support and Teacher Quality+.

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Why I chose JCU Science

*ERA 2015-2016 ^CWUR 2017 +Good Universities Guide 2018