If you have a passion for plants and animals, geology, sustainability and the great outdoors, studying agriculture could be a perfect fit for you. Australia’s agricultural sector continues to grow and break records as demand for Australian produce increases. Ongoing technological advancement and innovative new products and initiatives mean this sector offers you the chance to make a difference to the environment and to the people of Australia.

Animal Studies and Sciences

Imagine turning your love for animals into a rewarding and satisfying career. It is possible when you study at TAFE NSW. Animal Studies and Sciences courses are ideal if you love our furry and feathered friends and are committed to their wellbeing and health. Choose from Animal Studies courses where you learn to assist with care, grooming and nutrition, through to Veterinary Nursing courses where you learn radiography, pathology and dental procedures. Careers in this sector offer you new challenges and a chance to work in a strong growth industry.

Environmental Studies

As society becomes more aware of the importance of living and working sustainably, the demand for environmental expertise rises. Managing, protecting and restoring the natural environment and monitoring the impact of physical and biological changes requires people who are passionate about change and the wellbeing of the planet. When you study and work in this sector you play an important part in natural area restoration. You can help ensure flora and fauna are protected for generations to come.


Are you passionate about the environment and sustainable practices? Do you like getting hands-on, have a green thumb and a love for all things natural? Horticulture is one of the fastest growing industries in Australia, and this sector plays an important role in delivering economic, social and environmental value. Our courses open doors and offer you a wide range of rural and urban opportunities.

Natural Resources

Are you passionate about the environment and sustainable agricultural practices? Careers in the Natural Resource Management industry are varied and exciting with options to enter forestry, environmental and land management or conservation. At TAFE NSW, we offer qualifications and short courses in a range of environmental areas to suit every kind of nature lover. If you’re passionate about working to ensure the sustainability of Australia’s agricultural land, let us help you get upskilled in the hands-on, rewarding Natural Resource Management industry today.