12 months
47539 USD/year
12050 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Help improve human health. Prepare for a career researching and developing new clinical treatments such as vaccines and drug therapies, or take your skills into health policy or management. The Clinical Immunology programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington.


Key facts

You'll study advanced immunological theory and techniques and train in clinical trial design and practice. Develop your oral and written communication skills while you study and produce a research paper intended for publication.

The Master of Clinical Immunology (MClinIm) is taught in collaboration with the highly regarded Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, the largest private medical research institute in New Zealand. You'll also learn from practising clinicians from the local district health boards, the Medical Research Institute of New Zealand and other research institutions.

Workplace and research experience

You can choose to complete either your own research project or a work experience practicum. Both will give you the opportunity to be placed in a clinical or research environment to gain relevant experience. You might work or carry out research in a hospital, research institute or other medical organisation.

You'll graduate from the Clinical Immunology programme  offered at the Victoria University of Wellington. with the skills you need to assess, analyse and undertake clinical research in immunology in real-world settings.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Clinical Research and Clinical Trial Practice 
  • Biostatistics and Informatics 
  • Clinical Immunology
  • Advanced Topics in Clinical Research

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant subject.You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47539 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47539 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    12050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12050 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Estimated international fees : NZ$65,721 for the full programme
  • Estimated domestic fees : NZ$16,659 for the full programme

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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