Our courses are supported by research-led teaching and delivered by academics with industry experience and the dedication to creating a better world. Within our main areas of research we have significant government collaborations and strong industry links and we create an impact both at a regional, national and international levels.

In the Australian Government’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2018 assessment, Curtin University ranked well above world standard for Environmental Science and Management, Ecology, Plant Biology and Zoology.

In the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021, Curtin University ranked 50th in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences.

Possible careers

  • Environmental consultant
  • Environmental scientist
  • Marine Biologist
  • Mine site rehabilitation consultant

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