If you have a passion for discovery and problem-solving then a course in science might be perfect for you. Australia has produced some of the world’s best scientific researchers, who regularly make important discoveries. This makes Australia a popular choice for international students wanting to study science. Science is a large and diverse field, so there are many courses available in the various science disciplines, from chemistry and physics to nanotechnology and marine biology.
Most of the graduates continue with further study and research in the chemical industry, pharmaceuticals, infection and immunology, biotechnology, environmental management or nanotechnology. Natural Sciences prepares you well for the challenges of research, especially in emerging interdisciplinary areas.
Natural Sciences students develop a range of skills that are highly valued by employers and they go into a wide range of careers, for example, recent graduates include a maths teacher, a product development scientist, an investment banking analyst, and a management consultant.