Bachelor of Agriculture

Practical, work-ready graduates for the agricultural industry.

Our 3 year Bachelor of Agriculture program has a practical focus underpinned by science and close links with industry. You will learn cutting-edge agricultural technology techniques at our innovative SMART Farms including our production feedlot at Tullimba. Specialise in plant or animal production, or choose our general major.

Due to high demand, UNE now offers a Technology major, where students study units focusing on remote sensing, global positioning systems, surveying, modern software development, machine guidance systems, soil sensors and adoption of Precision Agriculture.

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Not sure which major to choose? Have a look at our Agricultural Careers page

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I study at school?

You need a sound knowledge of mathematics, and we recommend you study biology and/or chemistry.

Can I apply for early entry?

Yes, all Year 12 and some TAFE students can apply directly to UNE for Direct Early Entry before your results are released.

How do I apply to study at UNE?

Admission options and applications


Our graduates are employed across the whole agricultural sector.

For more information, view our Agricultural Careers page, or visit one of the specific career pathways listed below.

Students in the paddock during a farm visit


Enquiries about studying agriculture at UNE can be made to:

For general and administrative enquiries, AskUNE.