PhD and research masters

The following research Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Philosophy degrees are offered by the School of Environmental and Life Sciences:

  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Biological Sciences)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Chemistry)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Earth Sciences)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Environmental Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Exercise and Sport Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Food Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Geology)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Human Geography)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Physical Geography)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Marine Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Sustainable Resource Management)

Our research strengths

  • Biological sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Earth sciences
  • Environmental science and management
  • Exercise and sports science
  • Food and human nutrition
  • Geography and environmental studies
  • Marine science
  • Sustainable resource management
Video: PhD Pathway Stories - Dr Patrice Jones
Graduate research Learn more about PhD and research masters and how to apply

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