Course details

CRICOS course code: 096867K

Level of study: Masters Degrees

Summary

Deepen your knowledge and skills through advanced coursework and industry application to advance your career or pursue further research. The Monash Master of Science is an expert master’s course that prepares you for professional employment or for PhD studies.

Reflecting the breadth and depth of our research expertise and industry connections, you can undertake a range of subject areas across the four disciplines that will empower you to build upon your science training and knowledge to influence the future and make new discoveries.

From computational astrophysics to dynamical meteorology, geochemistry to x-ray optics, the Master of Science provides ample opportunities for you to develop a passion and determination for original thought, new perspectives and make connections with people in both academia and industry.

For example, the specialisations in Atmospheric and Earth Sciences are delivered in cooperation with the Victorian Institute of Earth and Planetary Sciences (VIEPS) – offering you unparalleled access to the academic expertise of, collaboration and industry engagement opportunities with VIEPS members.

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Majors

  • Astrophysics
  • Atmospheric science
  • Earth science
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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
48,600 Per Year 27 Feb 2023
24 Jul 2023
2 years
Full time
Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
Australia

Entry criteria

Entry level 1:
Duration: 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time (96 points to complete)

An undergraduate degree (equivalent to an Australian undergraduate degree) in a cognate science discipline with at least a 65% average in the intended masters discipline or qualification/experience that the faculty considers to be equivalent.

Entry level 2:
Duration: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time (48 points to complete)

A four-year Australian honours degree (or equivalent) in a cognate science discipline with at least a 65% average in the intended masters discipline or qualification/experience or a satisfactory substitute that the faculty considers to be equivalent.

Level A

IELTS (Academic): 6.5 Overall score, with minimum band scores: Listening 6.0, Reading 6.0, Writing 6.0 and Speaking 6.0

Pearson Test of English (Academic): 58 Overall score, with minimum scores: Listening 50, Reading 50, Speaking 50 and Writing 50

TOEFL Internet-based test: 79 Overall score, with minimum scores: Reading 13, Listening 12, Speaking 18 and Writing 21

Paper-based TOEFL 550 Test of written English: 4.5

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) 176 No skill score below 169
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) 176 No skill score below 169

Address

Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
Australia
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