Developing future leaders in science
The Faculty of Sciences is a multidisciplinary hub of cutting-edge teaching and research. We develop the future leaders of science and actively partner with innovative industries to solve scientific problems.
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Our faculty and schools
The Faculty of Sciences is a synergy of four research intensive schools across three thriving campuses, who each specialise in areas of teaching and research.
The School of Agriculture, Food and Wine is the centrepiece of the Southern Hemisphere’s largest collection of expertise in plant genomics, crop improvement, sustainable agriculture, animal science, dryland farming, horticulture, viticulture and oenology.
The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences provide world-class education and training to future animal and veterinary scientists in an intensive and practical research environment.
The School of Biological Sciences coordinates and consolidates the University's cutting edge research and teaching in ecology, the environmental, genetics, evolution, biomedical sciences and biotechnology.
The School of Physical Sciences enhances our understanding of the physical world through observations, experiments, and theory in the core disciplines of chemistry, earth sciences and physics.