Master On Campus Online

Molecular Imaging Technology

University of Queensland

18 months
46928 AUD/year
30400 AUD/year
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Become an international leader in molecular imaging and contribute to the advancement of biomedicines with this Molecular Imaging Technology program offered by the University of Queensland. 


Taught by molecular imaging experts supported by state-of-the-art facilities, the Master of Molecular Imaging Technology aims at developing international leaders in this exciting field.

The unique 1.5 year Molecular Imaging Technology program offered by the University of Queensland has been designed for graduates with a background in chemistry, biology, physics, computer science, engineering, radiography and nuclear medicine technology who wish to gain an in-depth knowledge of molecular imaging.

You'll cover all key aspects of the subject, including optical imaging, ultrasound photo-acoustic imaging, single photon emission tomography, positron emission tomography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and hybrid imaging technologies. You'll also learn about the latest molecular imaging probes, contrast agents and radio-pharmaceuticals for nuclear medicine, as well as the importance of quality control involved in clinical molecular imaging.

Program highlights

  • Access the most comprehensive and advanced range of magnetic resonance instrumentation in the Southern Hemisphere.
  • Gain practical experience with a semester-long research project.
  • Graduate equipped to drive advances in disease diagnostics, molecular characterisation and drug discovery.
  • Organise your study around professional and personal commitments, with all courses able to be completed online. 

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:
  • Clinical imaging technologist
  • Biomedical imaging manager
  • Radio-pharmacist
  • Biotechnology physicist
  • Radiation oncologist
  • Molecular pathologist

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Molecular Targets and Imaging Probes
  • Clinical Molecular Imaging
  • Radiotracer Based Imaging 
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Fundamentals
  • Molecular Imaging Advanced
  • Cell-labelling & Tracking Technologies in MR & Molecular Imaging
  • Minor Research Project
  • MR-PET Hardware & Software Integration
  • Clinical Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 096018G 

  • Bachelor's degree in applied science, medical imaging, chemistry, pharmacy, physics, computer science or electrical and biomedical engineering or an approved discipline.
  • UQ or equivalent GPA of 4 or above on a 7 point scale

Tuition Fee

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    46928 AUD/year
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  • National

    30400 AUD/year
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Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
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