Our degree programs open doors to a host of career opportunities in the agricultural and food sciences industries.

We're the world's leading tropical agricultural university, and you'll learn from internationally renowned experts in a vibrant, collaborative and supportive setting. Our close industry connections, innovative approaches to learning, and world-class facilities guarantee you'll graduate with a competitive career edge - and you'll leave us with the knowledge and skills to help meet some of the world's most persistent challenges, such as how to feed a growing population, diminishing natural resources, biosecurity, food security, and the protection of endangered wildlife.

Explore your options below, either by discipline or degree program.

Choose your degree program

  International student?

Find out if you're eligible for credit towards your UQ Science program, and visit UQ's International website for information about how to apply and what to expect when you get here.

  Study abroad

Broaden your career horizons and study overseas with UQ Abroad, our exchange program that allows you to study on exchange for up to a year while gaining credit towards your UQ degree.

What our students say

"The ability to study agricultural science at a rural campus places you with like-minded students and enables you to become immersed in the agricultural sector. The Bachelor of Agricultural Science is a comprehensive program that gives you a wide variety of employment or further study opportunities as well as a sample of international agriculture. UQ is preparing me for my future career by putting me in contact with researchers and other industry professionals who can put me on the right track."

Michael Wellington, Bachelor of Agricultural Science student

Read more student success stories on UQ's Careers that started in science web pages.

Talk to us

To find out more about applications or our programs, get in touch with our student enquiries team. We’re available from 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, except on University and public holidays.

Current students: if you've already started with us, visit our Student Support pages for help and resources.