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Sciences degrees


One of the most important reasons to study science is to develop a strong understanding of how the world works. Science provides a framework for making sense of the natural and physical world, and helps us investigate and ask questions about the universe we live in. Science also provides us with the expertise to develop new technologies and improve our understanding of the environment and human health.

A science degree from UniSQ can lead to many exciting careers within research, teaching, medicine, forensics and environmental work. Studying science can also give you the transferable skills that employers value, such as problem-solving, communication, data analysis and critical thinking.

Whether you’re interested in the stars, the human body, or the way chemicals react, we offer a science degree to suit you. With so many different specialisations to choose from, you can tailor your studies and create a specialised skill-set to match your interests and career aspirations.

If you’re passionate about science and want to make a difference in the world, a science degree at UniSQ could the next best step for you.

Benefit from expertise of renowned research centres

UniSQ's science research centres lead research in Health Research, Sustainable Agricultural Systems, Crop Health, Astrophysics, Future Materials, Applied Climate Sciences and more.

Explore the universe

UniSQ hosts the only ground-based support in the Southern Hemisphere for NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite mission.

Join a growing scientific community

Gain valuable practical experience during residential schools or virtual laboratories while benefiting from flexible online or on-campus study.

Learn from world-class lecturers

Ranked well above world-standard for Environmental Science & Management, Agriculture, Land & Farm Management, Astronomical & Space Sciences, Numerical & Computational Mathematics, and Physical Sciences. (ERA)

International leaders in drought research

UniSQ is one of two universities in the world that is recognised by the United Nations (UN) Integrated Drought Management Program as having global leadership in drought research.

Scientists are the driving force behind innovation and the future growth of modern society.

Contribute to a future of space exploration, high-speed travel, analytics, and medical advancements.
What are the pathways to entry?
At UniSQ, there are several pathway programs available to you if you don’t meet the entry requirements for your chosen degree. Whether you’ve just finished Year 12, haven’t studied in years, or have a VET, TAFE or other relevant qualification, you’ll have the chance to begin your scientific career at UniSQ.
Why study science with UniSQ?
At UniSQ, you’ll have the ability to explore the wonders of scientific knowledge while having access to industry-leading facilities and teaching staff. Our community of students are passionate about sharing knowledge and enjoy learning in an environment that fosters intellectual curiosity, diversity, and support.

We offer a range of undergraduate courses in science and postgraduate science courses that all offer flexibility and the opportunity to broaden your academic horizons. Whether you choose to study science online or on-campus, you’ll have the opportunity to learn at a pace that suits your lifestyle.

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