12 months
28768 USD/year
7271 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Deepen your knowledge of your specialist field in biomedical science. Choose from the outstanding range of biomedical subject areas and courses offered by the School of Biological Sciences, and tailor your programme to your career or research goals. The Biomedical Science programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington .


Key facts

Take your research skills to a professional level. Depending on your programme, your research will range from carrying out and documenting novel experiments to a full research thesis where you contribute to knowledge in your field of biomedical science. The Biomedical Science programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington

Join a community of dedicated and innovative researchers and learn from staff who have international reputations in their fields.

Postgraduate Diploma in Biomedical Science

Improve your career options with this one-year programme designed for students who have completed a Bachelor of Biomedical Science or equivalent Bachelor's degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Topics in Clinical Research 
  • Clinical Immunology 
  • Advanced Topics in Clinical Research 
  • Thesis 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Bachelor of Biomedical Science with Honours. You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28768 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7271 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7271 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Estimated international fees : NZ$39,771 per year
  • Estimated domestic fees  :  NZ$10,052 per year

Living costs for Wellington

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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