Master of Agricultural Science
This program enables you to conduct research in a wide range of areas including but not restricted to: animal nutrition, animal health, parasitology, endocrinology crop and pasture nutrition, soil science and domestic
animal endocrinology, developmental biology and neurobiology.
The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 9.
An Australian Honours degree in Science, or its equivalent, with a specialisation in an agricultural or biological discipline. Applicants with Honours at H2B level or equivalent may be considered in some instances.
Graduates of the Master of Agricultural Science may apply for membership with the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology (AIAST). Membership may be subject to additional or ongoing requirements beyond completion of the degree. Please contact the AIAST for details.
Effective professional development for graduate researchers and early career researchers.
We pair a highly motivated PhD student with an industry leader with similar interests.
We offer internships to Master by Research and PhD students in various disciplines.
A selection of La Trobe researchers talk about the exciting work that they're doing.
Fees and costs
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Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.
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