Master of Biotechnology

Macquarie University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00002J; 02942D (ELC)

This program gives students core competency in advanced molecular biotechnology approaches including molecular biology, protein biochemistry, proteomics and applied microbiology. In addition it offers them advanced skills in critical thinking, experimental design and writing for peer-reviewed scientific literature. This course has a strong interdisciplinary and practical focus, building connections between theoretical knowledge and practical application.

Designed for

Those already working in or wanting to advance in the biotechnology area, and those wanting to gain an understanding of a multidisciplinary approach to biotechnology practice and research


  • 64 credit points
  • minimum 16 credit points at 600 level
  • minimum 48 credit points at 800 level or above


  • Biotechnology

Standard entry requirements

  • Australian level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent
  • A GPA of 4.50 (out of 7.00)

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
North Ryde
  • Full-time : 1 year

Further information

This course is available for internal study only.

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