Master of Marine Science and Management

Study Area


Study Level



The University of Sydney



Course Detail


Camperdown/Darlington campus

Intake Time

March, August

Standard Duration

1.5 Years

About the Course

In our Master of Marine Science and Management, you will be taught by world-leading experts in some of the best coastal locations in the country. In-depth study in marine science and management subjects, plus lots of hands-on experience in incredible aquatic field sites, will give you the skills, knowledge and confidence to work in the multidisciplinary field of marine science. This one-and-a-half-year degree offers a unique opportunity to learn about the science and management of marine environments. Highly regarded in the professional field, it’s the perfect option for graduates who want to get a job in marine science or who want to extend their expertise by specialising in theoretical and practical skills. This course is part of a joint program between the University of Sydney and three partner universities – University of NSW, University of Technology Sydney and Macquarie University – under the umbrella of the Sydney Institute of Marine Science. The course is a multidisciplinary program that includes several schools and faculties within the University of Sydney, as well as external partners under the Marine Studies Institute.


Average Score

At Least 50%


A minimum result of 6.5 overall and a minimum result of 6.0 in each band

Background Requirements


The University of Sydney

Institute Ranking

#40 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #2 in Australia

Program Ranking