Bachelor of Environmental Science and Management

Pursue a career in environmental conservation, research, communication and management. Learn how the biological, physical, social, economic and political spheres interact with and impact our environment. Gain practical experience through laboratory classes, field trips, work experience and research-based assessments as you investigate environmental issues and develop potential solutions.

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Contribute to conservation and management

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  • Townsville: February, July
  • Cairns: February, July



+estimated annual tuition fee for a full-time study load

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible


3 years full-time

Entry Requirements

Assumed Knowledge

English (Units 3/4,C), Maths Methods (Units 3/4,C)

Recommended Knowledge

At least one of Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science, Geography, Marine Science, Specialist Maths or Physics (Units 3/4, C)

English language requirements

Band 1

If your native language is not English, you must meet the minimum English language requirements for this course.



Course detail

Real stories

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    Clancy Walker-Fitzgerald

    Bachelor of Environmental Science and Management

    This degree is the perfect steppingstone for those passionate to make a real-world difference regarding environmental management and climate change. The interdisciplinary skills I have gained throughout my degree have allowed me to confidently approach challenges.

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    Ben McDonald

    Bachelor of Environmental Practice, now Bachelor of Environmental Science and Management

    If you have a passion for change, this degree gives you the opportunity to address some of the issues and to help people understand their impact and how to improve their approach to sustainability.

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    Dr Jane Addison

    Senior Lecturer

    This degree gives students the tools they need to create impact. Learn how the biological, physical, social, economic and political spheres interrelate and how to manage interactions between people and the environment.