Study Animal Ecology at UniSC Australia | UniSC | University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Study animal ecology with a university that is perfectly placed within a UNESCO biosphere, providing you with access to some incredible in-field experiences focusing on world-leading research.


University of the Sunshine Coast (UniSC) students who study Animal Ecology have access to some of the most spectacular natural habitats in the world, such as the UNESCO World Heritage island of K'gari (Fraser Island).

UniSC's Animal Ecology students can learn from leading researchers and continue their professional development in unique habitats found nowhere else in the world.

As an Animal Ecology student at UniSC, you will:

✔️ Gain hands-on experience from your first year with fieldwork to North Stradbroke Island and your local region 

✔️ Build your knowledge of animal conservation, biodiversity and animal behaviour

✔️ Work with leading researchers on field trips and in the laboratory, becoming work-ready

✔️ Undertake a guided research project in Animal Ecology, work as an intern animal ecologist as part of your studies, or take advantage of opportunities to travel abroad as a Study Overseas student

1st in Queensland THE Impact Rankings 2023
1st in Queensland 'Life Below Water' THE Impact Rankings 2023
1st in Queensland for our global impact to 'Life on Land' THE Impact Rankings 2023
5 stars for teaching quality


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To apply for any of the Animal Ecology programs, please visit our international application portal below:

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