Monash University

Master On Campus
12 months
41900 AUD/year
29900 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Biotechnology program at Monash University integrates biotechnology and entrepreneurship through a range of multidisciplinary coursework, research and work-integrated units in modern areas of studies.



Upon successful completion of this this Biotechnology program at Monash University, it is expected that you will be able to:

  • demonstrate mastery in theoretical knowledge in major contemporary fields of biotechnology and its applications
  • differentiate between the processes involved in the development, regulation, commercialisation and marketing of biotechnological products
  • identify the ethical issues relating to research and the research question in the field of biotechnology and where, appropriate, apply ethical principles to the conduct of research within this field
  • initiate new or innovative research informed approaches to resolving practical challenges within the field of medical biotechnology

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Creativity and entrepreneurship
  • Biotechnology: Commercialising biomedical science
  • Foundations for medical biotechnology and its applications
  • Techniques in medical biotechnology: genomics, proteomics and bioinformatics
  • Techniques in medical biotechnology: Imaging, iPS cells, cell and gene therapies
  • Therapeutic approaches and biotechnology
  • Biotechnology research studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

nternational students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.




96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 095646J
Entry level 1: 96 points to complete
  • An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area of study* with at least a credit (60%) average.
Entry Level 2: 48 points to complete
  • An Australian undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area of study* with at least a distinction (70%) average.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41900 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    29900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29900 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)


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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Monash University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!