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Marine Management Degrees in Australia

Study Marine Management Degrees

Marine Management, also referred to as Maritime Management, as a degree focuses on the study and management of marine ecosystems, resources, and industries. It equips students with the knowledge and skills to address the complex challenges of sustainable marine practices, conservation, and coastal development.

Studying Marine Management allows individuals to make a positive impact on the sustainable use and conservation of marine resources. The interdisciplinary nature of this degree combines elements of biology, economics, policy, and management, making graduates well-rounded professionals capable of addressing the complex challenges facing our oceans. As our global society places increased emphasis on environmental stewardship, this degree provides graduates with the opportunity to contribute to a better and more sustainable future for our marine ecosystems and coastal communities.

Graduates of a degree in Marine Management will have a wide variety of career options available to them in the marine and coastal sectors. These include marine conservation officer, fisheries manager, marine policy analyst, coastal planner, marine tourism manager, and environmental consultant. This degree opens doors to work with governmental agencies, non-profit organisations, research institutions, and private industries.

Your degree will be delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, and practical fieldwork. Depending on your course, you may also have the opportunity to participate in internships or research projects. Modules you study could include:

  • Marine Ecology and Conservation
  • Marine Policy and Governance
  • Coastal and Marine Tourism
  • Fisheries Management
  • Oceanography and Climate Change

Study in Australia

Famous for surfing, sunshine and beaches, Australia has so much to offer to international students. The country's rich culture and history makes it a incredibly diverse country, and one that is welcoming and warm towards the international community. Australia has long been seen as a global leader in higher education, and places emphasis on delivering world-class education to both domestic and international students. The Group of Eight Universities is a prestigious group of universities that focus on providing internationally renowned faculty and research facilities across Australian higher education.

Marine Management degrees in Australia in 2024

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Bachelor of Science (Marine Biology) Bachelor Degree

The University of Adelaide Australia

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Bachelor of Coastal and Marine Science BSc

University of Newcastle, Australia Australia

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Bachelor of Marine Biology and Climate Change Bachelor Degree

University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Australia

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Bachelor of Marine Science Bachelor Degree

James Cook University (JCU) Australia

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Bachelor of Marine Science Bachelor Degree

Deakin University Australia

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Marine Science BSc

Murdoch University Australia

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