Bachelor of Science (Geology)

Bachelor of Science (Geology)

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: February 15, July 12
Processing time: 15 days
Full-time, Part-time
Intakes: March 4, July 29
International tuition: A$31,104
Domestic tuition: A$9,359

Program overview

The Bachelor of Science major in Geology combines a range of skills involving fieldwork, laboratory techniques and problem-solving skills to address key questions relating to our planet. These range from mapping the Earth from space, to monitoring natural hazards, to finding critical metals required for high-tech industry and renewable energy storage. This degree will provide numerous potential career pathways as exploration and resource geologists in mining and energy industries, geohazard mitigation, in environmental remediation (e.g. waste management, water), geotechnical engineering, government, and cutting-edge research in universities.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
Applicants need to have achieved the required score in a qualification equivalent to the completion of 13 years of schooling in Australia. In order to succeed in your chosen course, it is assumed you have completed relevant subjects in your senior high school studies or other relevant qualifications. This is particularly important for degrees which have a strong basis in Mathematics or Science. You must be able to demonstrate skills in English to satisfy course entry requirements.

Career opportunities

Research Officer, Heritage Officer, Policy/Project Officer, Hydrologist, Tourism and Recreation Planner, Geospatial Intelligence Officer, Market Researcher, Cartographer, Climatologist, Ranger, Environmental Health Officer, International Aid Officer.

Campus location

Wollongong , Australia

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