Master of Environment at Griffith University, Australia

This degree provides instruction for those who desire to contribute to the sustainability of society. It also provides opportunities for those who want to move up to higher managerial roles.


This degree provides instruction for those who desire to contribute to the sustainability of society. It also provides opportunities for those who want to move up to higher managerial roles. 

You will learn the abilities required to use environmental management systems, take part in the policy-making process, and collaborate with people from other fields.

What you will study

Program structure:

  • Applied Research Project

  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies

  • Development and Indigenous People

  • Dissertation

  • Environment and Development

  • Environmental Economics

  • Environmental Management

  • Environmental Pollution

  • Research Design and Planning

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the multidisciplinary nature and connections of environmental studies;

  1. Demonstrate a comprehensive plan for fixing environmental issues with a focus on sustainability;

  1. Use critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and the methods of the social sciences, natural sciences, and humanities to solve problems in the environment.

  1. Communicating complicated environmental facts to both experts and lay audiences.

  1. Determine the size and extent of the environmental problems facing the planet;

  1. Analyzes objectively their origins, roles, and responsibilities as citizens, customers, and environmental actors in a complicated, linked world.

Career Opportunities

  1. Climate Change Adaptation: You will be equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to work in the environmental policy and climate change domains. You might work for the government, the business sector, or neighborhood organizations as an environmental assessment officer, project officer, project manager, or policy officer.

  1. Economics and policy: Addressing the issue of sustainability has created job possibilities in the domains of environmental economics and policy creation in the corporate, governmental, and nonprofit sectors. You might find work as a management consultant, environmental assessment officer, policy officer, or advisor on policies.

  1. Environmental Planning: With this specialization in planning theory, practice, and law, you could find employment as an environmental consultant or project manager, as well as in a local or regional planning office. Jobs in this field are available in a variety of governmental and commercial sectors.

  1. Environmental Protection: You'll be equipped with the core skills and information needed for employment in consultancy firms and governmental agencies like the Department of Natural Resources and Mines and the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service. Your work will be focused on improving environmental management, quarantine, and biosecurity results if you hold positions like environmental monitoring and compliance officer, environmental assessment officer, or project officer.

  1. Sustainable Business: The importance of green businesses and jobs is increasingly recognized. Environmentally-friendly business strategies are gradually becoming more than just a choice for many companies. After finishing this specialization, you will be in high demand from both private and public organizations because you will have the skills required to facilitate the organizational change toward sustainable goals.

Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a recognized university with applicants normally have achieved a minimum GPA of 4.5. 

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science from a recognized university. 

English Language Requirements

The minimum English language competence requirement for applicants to this program is an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with no subtest score below 6.0.

  • TOEFL - 79/120

  • PTE - 58/90

Tuition Fee  

  • For International Students: AUD 35,500 (indicative annual fee, 2022)

$35,500 per year
  • Level
    Masters Coursework
  • Delivery
    Online and On Campus
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Application Fee
  • Intake
  • Language Test Score
  • Scholarship
    25% of tuition fees