Graduate Certificate of Science

Grow your skills and knowledge in your chosen science specialisation. Build on your undergraduate science degree or boost your professional experience with in-depth knowledge.

Skills to succeed

Research and technology skills

Five stars

for learner engagement* *Good Universities Guide 2021, PG Science

Access the best

State-of-the-art facilities

Fast Facts


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




+estimated annual Commonwealth Supported Fee

^estimated annual tuition fee

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible


6 months full-time

or part-time equivalent

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in science; or equivalent

Course Code


Course detail

Real stories

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    Dr Naomi Gardiner

    Senior Lecturer, Marine & Aquaculture Sciences

    The best part of working at JCU is being part of an incredibly vibrant, active and diverse team of students and staff. Together our JCU Science team regularly makes breakthrough discoveries that change paradigms and practices globally. It is great to be able to contribute to work that really does make a difference.