24 months
39000 AUD/year
31600 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Launch your career in the thriving biotechnology industry with this Master of Biotechnology Management offered at La Trobe University.   

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The Master of Biotechnology Management offered at La Trobe University helps you understand the potential for developments in biotechnology to advance human health, environmental sustainability, food security and alternative renewables. 

You'll gain a solid foundation in how to apply leadership and project management skills within the biotechnology industry.

Career outcomes 

Skilled biotechnology management professionals can find employment in a variety of roles that include:

  • Sales representative

Increase the market share, provide high-quality customer service and attend conferences for biotechnology businesses. 

  • Project officer

Provide technical support for researchers and liaise with vendors, service personnel and stakeholders.

  • Clinical development officer

Manage clinical sites and ensure timely delivery of clinical trial enrolment.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Sustainable Management and Marketing 
  • Techniques in Biotechnology 
  • Scientific Communication Skills  
  • Statistics for Business and Finance 
  • Skills in Science 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

La Trobe University assesses applications on a rolling basis which means you can apply for the next upcoming intake or available future intakes.


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 091417K  
  • Applicants must have an Australian Bachelor's degree (or international equivalent).
  • WAM - Weighted Average Mark (WAM) 60%
  • Specialisation - compulsory: Science, Bioscience, Biotechnology, Pharmacy or a related field.
  • 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39000 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    31600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31600 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /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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