Master of Science - Biotechnology

University of Wollongong

This course is designed for graduates who want knowledge and technological expertise in specific areas of cell and molecular biology; the basis for modern biotechnological research and development. The subjects give an introduction to the basic elements of modern cell and molecular biology before the intensive training in current biotechnology.

Course Fee:

Australian: $38,016
International: $42,624

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree of at least 3 years' duration with a relevant major (at least 3 third-year level subjects in the discipline); or a similar tertiary qualification with relevant work experience

Structure:

Tutorial and lab based practical work comprise each of the subjects, which are offered on a modular basis. Included in the course is an optional 6-month research project which is excellent to gain relevant work experience.

Subjects you can Study:

Biotechnology

Study Pathways:

The maximum amount of external credit that can be awarded at the postgraduate level is 50% of the credit point value of the UOW course. For further information contact UOW Future Students, or telephone 1300 367 869 (within Australia) or +61 2 4221 3218 (if overseas).

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00102E

Related Careers:

Biotechnologist, Life Scientist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Wollongong No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Wollongong No info Yes Part time 3 years
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Provider CRICOS: 00102E

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