Agriculture

Choose agriculture and study a degree ranked in the top 40 in the world.

There are five jobs available, on average, for every graduate from the University of Adelaide's agricultural science program.

International agriculture - Cassava Laos - courtesy Neil Palmer (CIAT)

Image: Neil Palmer, CIAT [CC BY-SA 2.0]

Study and career options

Postgraduate agriculture

    International agriculture development
    • Graduate Certificate in Science (International Agriculture Development)
    • Graduate Diploma in Science (International Agriculture Development)
    • Master of Science (International Agriculture Development)

    Master of Science programs

    Plant breeding innovation
    • Graduate Certificate in Science (Plant Breeding Innovation)
    • Graduate Diploma in Science (Plant Breeding Innovation)
    • Master of Science (Plant Breeding Innovation)

    Master of Science programs

    Grape and wine science (research pathway)
    • Graduate Certificate in Science (Grape and Wine Science)
    • Graduate Diploma in Science (Grape and Wine Science)
    • Master of Science (Grape and Wine Science)

    Master of Science programs

    Viticulture and oenology (industry pathway)

    Agriculture short courses

    Fundamentals of Spirit Production

    5-day intensive course enables you to engage in a pot still distillation run and guided spirit tastings, participate in a gin masterclass and visit boutique distilleries to gain insight into the processes for whisky and gin production.

    Register / More Info - Spirit Short Course


    Fundamentals of Brewing Science

    This 5-day intensive course provides an introduction to brewing theory and practice before diving deeper into raw ingredients and production systems and their impact on ultimate beer style.

    Register / More Info - Beer Short Course


    World of Wine: From Grape to Glass

    In this free online course, learn about the principles and practices of how grapes are grown and wine is made. Whether you’re a wine novice or a seasoned oenophile, you’ll learn to confidently describe wine appearance, aroma, flavour and taste.

    Online Wine Short Course


    Drones: Remote Pilot Licence & mapping courses
    • Remote Pilot Licence (RePL) Course
    • Mapping with Drones Course (Visible)
    • Mapping & Monitoring with Drones Course (Visible+ NIR)

    Drone short courses

    Graduate story

    This video is provided with thanks to Children’s University Australia, a University of Adelaide outreach program.


    Let us help you!

    Have a question? Find answers anytime via our knowledge basechat online or send us a message.

    How to apply

    Domestic applications International applications