24 months
35500 AUD/year
27000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Biotechnology program offered at Griffith University is designed for graduate or professional scientists who wish to extend their skills and knowledge in clinical and environmental microbiology, bioinformatics, protein science, molecular biology and genomics and apply it in a competitive commercial environment.   

Visit the official programme website for more information


Biotechnology program at Griffith University it is also suited to scientists wishing to become business/research managers and entrepreneurs in the exciting world of Biotechnology with applications in clinical, agriculture, food and the environment.


Graduates will be highly employable, obtaining a broad and in-depth understanding of current biotechnologies, business and innovation trends, marketing and business planning as well as obtaining knowledge on how to manage research in an industry environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Chemistry
  • Advanced Synthetic Chemistry 
  • NMR for Advanced Structural Elucidation 
  • People Management
  • Project Management 
  • Innovation for Growth 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS- 099123D  

To be eligible for admission to the Master of Biotechnology, an applicant must have:

  • a related Bachelor or Bachelor (Honours) degree with a GPA of 4.5 or higher.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    27000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27000 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 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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