Honours

Students have the opportunity to undertake exciting Honours projects.

Master of Agriculture

The agricultural workforce is currently facing many complex challenges. The Master of Agriculture qualification by coursework will enhance your abilities to tackle those challenges within this essential occupation.

Master of Philosophy

Students will have greater flexibility, cross-disciplinary study and collaboration across a broad range of topical issues.

Doctor of Philosophy

You may wish to undertake significant analysis and research in this complex and crucial discipline. The Faculty is at the forefront of innovative research and agricultural development.


Mirja Guldner

Mirja Guldner

Enhancing Phosphorus and Sulfur Nutrition with Rhizosphere Microorganisms

Melanie Buitenzorgy

Meilanie Buitenzorgy

The Effect of Democratic Transition on Environmental Quality: A Cross Country Empirical Analysis

Vicky Aerts

Vicky Aerts

Effect of smoke from bushfires and prescribed burning on plant physiology

Babar Manzoor Atta

Babar Manzoor Atta

The basis of improved water use efficiency in hexaploid wheat.

Brendan Malone

Brendan Malone

Digital Soil Mapping: Whole soil profile predictions of soil properties at a consistent resolution across user-defined study areas and landscapes

Chun Liang

Chun Liang

Can planting trees make it rain? Investigations into land surface atmosphere feedbacks

Kai Lin Ek

Kai Lin Ek

Nutritional qualities of potatoes

Robert Burdock

Robert Burdock

Modelling system interdependency for sustainable food: The relationship between the environment, agriculture and nutritional food

Felipe Aires

Felipe Aires

Fire ecology of woody weeds in Australian forests and woodlands

Robert Pallasser

Robert Pallasser

Improving the auditability of soil carbon

Samad Azad

Karunagaran Madhavan

Economics of Managing Pollution in a Catchment and in a Lake.

Sambasivam Kuppusamy Periyannan

Sambasivam Kuppusamy Periyannan

Genetic and molecular characterization of stem rust resistance in wheat

Joseph Henry

Joseph Henry

Where is the water going? Scaling forest water budgets to explain spatial and temporal variation in evapotranspiration

Future postgraduates

Whether you choose to study a coursework degree comprising a smaller research project component or undertake an intensive research only degree, you will benefit by undertaking Postgraduate studies with the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment. The Faculty has a dynamic interdisciplinary research community that attracts high levels of industry support and funding both nationally and internationally.

Click here for the 2014 Postgraduate Research Prospectus.