Our courses

Our courses open up opportunities for you to make your mark on the world.

If you are not sure what you want to study, you can browse our study areas, search the course and unit catalogue or ask a question.

Please read course information in conjunction with our discipline-specific brochures. Course offerings for international students can differ from those available to domestic students.

Are you eligible to study in Australia now, or do you need to work on your English language skills first? We have a list of approved partners who provide English language programs that track straight into our courses.

Featured courses at UNE Armidale

Bachelor of Agribusiness

Start your career in agribusiness or increase your knowledge in this area. Address real issues within a changing global environment.

Course overview

The Bachelor of Agribusiness provides a solid grounding in agricultural knowledge and applied business skills. Majors are available in:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Marketing and Management
  • Rural Science and Technology
  • Data Analytics
CRICOS032710E
Duration3 years
CommencementFebruary, June
2020 Annual Fee

$28,216

Employment opportunities

Whether you want to feed the world or manage future energy sources, this course will help you harvest the knowledge you need. Work for small, medium and large agribusiness companies in:

  • banking
  • finance and insurance services
  • business and market analysis
  • commodity trading
  • policy analysis
  • primary production
  • sales
  • government departments
  • international agencies

What do our students have to say?

"I chose UNE as it has a great reputation as an agriculture university as well as a great community within the university."

Max Vowell, Junior Consultant - Brennan Mayne Agribusiness

UNE Bachelor of Agribusiness (Rural Science) Graduate.

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Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours

The Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours is a 4-year, full-time, undergraduate course accredited by the Australian Pharmacy Council. The Pharmacy Board of Australia recognises this course as a qualification leading to registration as a pharmacist in Australia.

Course overview

Develop a strong foundation in basic and pharmaceutical sciences. Before your third year, you must complete 100 hours of practical experience work in a pharmacy. This work experience will be integrated into your coursework.

CRICOS 084829D
Duration 4 years
Commencement February
2020 Annual Fee

$31,600

Employment opportunities

Finish your degree and find work in:

  • community pharmacy
  • hospital pharmacy
  • drug production
  • pharmaceutical marketing
  • drug development in the pharmaceutical industry

What do our students have to say?

"UNE has helped me to dream big. I came here with the sole thought of getting a Bachelor's degree, but UNE has helped me take the further step of planning for postgraduate studies."

Jambay - Bhutan.

Bachelor of Science

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Master of Science in Agriculture

This program of coursework and research methodology is the ideal introduction to research practices. The coursework component allows you to advance your knowledge in the agricultural sciences.

Course overview

Develop a multidimensional and in-depth understanding of agribusiness. Majors are available in:

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Marketing and Management
  • Rural Science and Technology
  • Data Analytics.
CRICOS000450G
Duration2 years
CommencementFebruary, June
2020 Annual Fee

$33,856

Employment opportunities

Opportunities exist in advisory and management roles in:

  • agricultural extension and property management
  • departments of primary industry
  • soil conservation
  • rural banking
  • private consultants
  • feed and fertiliser manufacture
  • rural journalism

What do our students have to say?

"Studying at UNE has been an amazing experience for me, not only because of education but also for the multicultural environment. Academic staff, resources and international services have helped me immensely. From UNE, I aim to excel in my research experience in plant molecular biology."

Shyama Prashad Chakma, Bangladesh.

Master of Science in Agriculture.

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Master of Environmental Science and Management

If you have an appropriate degree, you can start your postgraduate training in environmental science. Prepare for a career in natural resource management. Or, if you are already a resource manager, upgrade your qualifications.

Course overview

The Master of Environmental Science and Management is a coursework and research-based program. Environmental scientists will benefit from increased specialist or multi-disciplinary knowledge in environmental science and natural resources management. Build your conceptual, scientific and field and laboratory technical competencies.

CRICOS 000446C
Duration 2 years
Commencement February, June
2020 Annual Fee

$33,856

Employment opportunities

Opportunities exist in:

  • non-government and government programs in soil conservation
  • endangered species conservation
  • water resources management
  • biodiversity conservation
  • pollution control
  • environmental management
  • natural resources management

What do our students have to say?

"The reason why I chose to study here is that UNE is considered the best university in Australia in the field of agricultural and environmental science, particularly animal and crop science."

Marlin Loriana Ndun - Indonesia

Master of Science in Agriculture

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Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry)

Complete the Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry) and apply to become a registered nurse in Australia. This course is recognised by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (APHRA).

Course overview

UNE’s Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry) is a graduate entry-level course. You must hold an existing AQF Level 7 or overseas equivalent bachelor degree. You cannot be registered to practise as a nurse in Australia.

CRICOS 008620G
Duration 2.25 years
Commencement June, October
2020 Annual Fee

$30,096

Employment opportunities

Qualified nurses have a wide variety of career options and pathways. Registered nurses can readily gain employment in the public or the private healthcare sectors and work in:

  • hospitals
  • community health centre
  • clinics in rural, regional and metropolitan settings

Nurses are also employed by:

  • doctors' surgeries
  • schools
  • government departments
  • insurance companies
  • cruise lines
  • large corporations

Nurses can work full-time, part-time or flexible hours. They can work casually or on short-term contracts for nursing agencies.

Many countries seek Australian trained nurses, including the UK, US, South Africa, Canada and Saudi Arabia. Nursing careers are available in:

  • clinical settings
  • nursing management
  • nursing research
  • education

What do our students have to say?

"Armidale is a lovely place to live and learn. It's located in a beautiful part of Australia, the people are very friendly, and there are lots of native animals to see! It’s a place where you can enjoy the natural scenery and slow-paced lifestyle. If you don’t like crowded, stressful and noisy areas, Armidale would be a good choice!"

Li-Yin Yu -Taiwan

Master of Nursing Practice + Introductory Academic Program (IAP)

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