Master of Infection Prevention and Control

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

This is the longest running and most successful tertiary infection prevention and control education program across Australasia. It prepares graduates for advanced practice in infection prevention and control by addressing local, national, and international trends in the communicable diseases and infection.


120 credit points


  • Infection prevention and control

Standard entry requirements

  • Bachelor degree in a cognate discipline (health, medical, nursing or scientific) from a recognised higher education institution and a GPA of 4.0 and above
  • Or a Graduate Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control from Griffith University and students will be eligible for 40 credit points of advanced standing.


The Australasian College for Infection Prevention and Control (ACIPC) recognises graduates of this award.

Study pathways

Students who complete the dissertation component will have a pathway to Higher Degree Research study. Graduates who wish to continue on to Higher Degree Research study and have not completed the dissertation component will be able to apply for entry to the Graduate Diploma of Health Research which provides the necessary preparation for entry into the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or Master of Philosophy (MPhil) programs.

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