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Bachelor of Marine Science in Ocean, fisheries and aquaculture sciences Deakin University - Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus Deakin University - Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus, Australia

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AUD 39400

Tuition Fee (AUD)

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 Free

Application Fee

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36 months

Duration

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6

IELTS

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65%

Min GPA

Program Overview

Study marine science at Deakin where you will have access to spectacular marine environments teeming with rich biodiversity on your doorstep. Become an expert in ocean systems by exploring a broad range of disciplines, including marine biology and ecology, oceanography, marine mapping, conservation, aquaculture, fisheries, marine and coastal management. The Bachelor of Marine Science equips you with the skills needed to create a sustainable future for the world’s oceans.

You will learn from expert marine science teaching staff in labs and facilities equipped for exploring and understanding the biological, chemical and physical processes of life underwater. Our facilities are located at the doorstep of the Great Southern Reef where rocky shores, seagrass beds, mangroves and iconic surf beaches become your classroom.

Major: Ocean, Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences
Fisheries and aquaculture provide food for millions of people around the world every day, however marine and aquatic ecosystems are under stress – from climate change, unsustainable fishing and aquaculture practices, and pollution leading to ocean acidification and declining biodiversity. This major sequence enhances your understanding of the sciences underpinning fisheries and aquaculture through exploration of topics in physical geography, marine microbiology and genomics, oceanography, and marine science.

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Additional Information

Program Level 3-Year Bachelor's Degree

College/University Processing Time 10

Program Intensity Full-Time

Post-Study Work Rights (PSWR) work permit

Program Intake

Open

Jul 2024

Closed

Mar 2024

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted for this program, students must have Standard XII Higher Secondary Certificate.

    6 IELTS Score
    50 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
    65% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    Tuition Fee

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    Average Tuition Fee Per Year

    39400

    Tuition Fee
    (AUD)

     Free

    Application Fee
    (AUD)

    24500 Per year

    Average Cost of Living
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    Scholarships

    Deakin University Scholarships and Bursaries

    Deakin University offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries to assist students from India to support their tuition fees for on-shore studies in Australia.

    Deakin University offers a bursary of 20% and a scholarship of 25% based on academic merit as outlined in the table below. They are offered upon the total indicative tuition fee stated on your offer letter, available for the normal duration of the course.

    SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES BOARD/DEGREE/LEVEL ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS
    UG COURSES PG COURSES
    Deakin India Bursary 20% Tuition Fee Waiver CBSE/ICSE/State Board 70 to 79.9% -
    GCSE/A Level 8 to 9.9 -
    IB Diploma 27 to 31.9 -
    Bachelor Degree - 55% to 74.9%
    Deakin India Merit Scholarship
    25% Tuition Fee Waiver
    CBSE/ICSE/State Board 80% & above -
    GCSE/A Level 10 & above -
    IB Diploma 32 & above -
    Bachelor Degree - 75% & above


    This scholarship is conditional on acceptance of terms and conditions which will be specified in the acceptance form.

    The bursaries and scholarship are

    • Offered for studies in any program at undergraduate or postgraduate level
    • Offered for enrolment in any intake in the year and across all campuses at Deakin University in Australia

    Vice-Chancellor's Meritorious 100% Scholarship 2024 (India)

    Turn your dream into a reality with a 100% scholarship

    The Vice-Chancellor's Meritorious 100% Scholarship Program 2024 is an initiative of Deakin University to reward students with meritorious academic background and excellent co-curricular achievements.

    The 100% Scholarhsips are available for

    • undergraduate or postgraduate courses, for entire duration of the program
    • those who dream of giving back to the community

    Academic Eligibility Criteria

    • 85% Overall in Year 12 Scores of CBSE/ICSE/State Board;OR
    • 10 overall in the General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE)/A Level; OR
    • 32 overall in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP); OR
    • 80% overall in an undergraduate degree

    This scholarship is conditional on acceptance of terms and conditions which will be specified in the acceptance form.

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