Development Priorities and Fields of Study

The Governments of Mongolia and Australia have agreed on the following sectors, fields of study and areas of specialisation for 2017.

Public Sector Management

[Note: This field and specialised courses are for Category 1 applicants only]

  • Actuarial studies
  • Assets/facilities management
  • Auditing
  • Commercial law
  • Corporate governance
  • Econometrics
  • Economics
  • Employment relations
  • Forensic accounting
  • Human resource management
  • International business/commerce
  • International law
  • International relations
  • International trade
  • Risk management
  • Strategic management

Management, Business and Commerce

[Note: This field and specialised courses are for Category 2 applicants only]

  • Actuarial studies
  • Assets/facilities management
  • Auditing
  • Business informatics
  • Commercial law
  • Corporate governance
  • Economics/econometrics
  • Finance/financial management
  • Forensic accounting
  • International business/commerce
  • International law
  • International trade
  • Labour market economics
  • Political economy
  • Risk management
  • Strategic management

Education

[This field of study and specialised courses are available to applicants from Categories 1 and 2]

  • Educational leadership
  • Educational management
  • Educational psychology
  • Higher education (Specific study area to be identified by the applicant)

Engineering, Mining and Construction

[This field of study and specialised courses are available to applicants from Categories 1 and 2]

  • Aviation
  • Civil engineering
  • Construction management
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electronic engineering
  • Environmental engineering
  • Energy/resources engineering
  • Infrastructure development
  • Logistics management
  • Materials science
  • Materials engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Mining engineering
  • Occupational health and safety
  • Transport engineering
  • Transport management
  • Technology
  • Urban/regional planning

Environment and Agriculture Studies

[This field of study and specialised courses are available to applicants from Categories 1 and 2.]

  • Agriculture
  • Agribusiness
  • Biotechnology
  • Eco-tourism
  • Environmental education
  • Environmental law
  • Environmental management
  • Forestry management
  • Geology
  • Geographic information science/technology
  • Geophysics
  • Hydrogeology
  • Hydrology
  • Natural resources management
  • Renewable energy
  • Sustainability
  • Rural development
  • Veterinary science

Health

[This field of study and specialised courses are available to applicants from both Categories 1 and 2.]

  • Health management
  • Psychology
  • Public health

Information and Communications Technology

[This field of study and specialised courses are available to applicants from both Categories 1 and 2.]

  • Information management
  • Information technology management
  • Intellectual property law
  • Nanotechnology

Technology, Culture and Development Studies

[This field of study and specialised courses are available to applicants from Categories 1 and 2.]

  • Disability studies
  • Gender studies
  • Human rights
  • International development
  • Media and Communications
  • Social work and welfare studies

Additional information