The University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (major in Biotechnology)

The University of Melbourne

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00116K

Within this major, you can choose to specialise in:Agri-food BiotechnologyMolecular Biotechnology (choose from Genetics and Cell and Developmental Biology streams)Biomedical Biotechnology (choose from Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, and Pharmacology streams)Chemical Biotechnology (only available in the Bachelor of Science).Building on a foundation in the basic sciences, you will gain knowledge and skills specific to the specialisation you’ve chosen. You’ll also gain an understanding of how science is taken from the research laboratory to local and global marketplaces, including the regulatory and financial contexts.

Standard entry requirements

In your first and second years you will complete the subjects that are prerequisites for your major, including chemistry and/or biology subjects. In your third year, you will complete 50 points (four subjects) of deep and specialised study in your chosen specialisation of biotechnology.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
  • ATAR: 85

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