Bachelor of Wildlife Science

Study Discipline: Medical & Health Sciences
Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Indulge your passion for wildlife and embark on a journey of discovery with our Bachelor of Wildlife Science program. Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of animal biology, conservation, and management as you explore the intricate dynamics of diverse wildlife species.

Throughout the program, you’ll delve into the study of both native and exotic amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals, gaining insights into their behavior, ecology, and conservation needs. Under the guidance of leading wildlife scientists and biologists, you’ll acquire the skills to create and evaluate wildlife management programs for both captive and wild animals, contributing to the preservation of biodiversity and the mitigation of human-wildlife interactions.


Experience the thrill of hands-on learning through industry placements at zoos, sanctuaries, government agencies, welfare organizations, and wildlife parks. Expand your horizons with short international experiences focused on studying wildlife management practices across diverse ecosystems.

Upon graduation, you’ll emerge equipped with not only theoretical knowledge but also practical skills and international perspectives, preparing you for a myriad of employment opportunities in research, wildlife management, and conservation.

Admission Requirements

  • Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) with specific subject prerequisites including General English, Mathematics, and recommended subjects in Biology, Chemistry, and/or Physics.
  • Meet English language proficiency requirements through recognized tests such as IELTS, TOEFL iBT, or PTE Academic.
  • Animal Behaviour, Handling and Wellbeing
  • Biology of Australian Marsupials and Monotremes
  • Elements of Ecology
  • The Management and Husbandry of Zoo Animals

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $48,160
  • Domestic:$5,437

Future Career Outcomes

Our program nurtures graduates who are poised to make a meaningful impact in the field of wildlife science. Armed with a comprehensive understanding of wildlife biology and conservation principles, our alumni excel in various roles within research institutions, government agencies, conservation organizations, and educational institutions. Whether conducting field studies, implementing conservation strategies, or educating communities about wildlife conservation, our graduates play a vital role in safeguarding the planet’s biodiversity.

Visa Requirements:

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