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Master of Bioinformatics

Edith Cowan University

24 months
35150 AUD/year
25450 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Master of Bioinformatics course offered at Edith Cowan University  provides students with skills and experience in bioinformatics, focusing on omics science, computer programming, applied mathematics and statistics. 


Master of Bioinformatics offered at Edith Cowan University  provides work experience in relevant organisations within the industry, allowing students to gain an understanding of the application of bioinformatics in a real world context. 

It also focuses on practical skills for researchers and industry professionals in bioinformatics, and offers flexible study options through on-campus and off-campus study.

Course Learning Outcomes 

  • Apply communication skills to design innovative contributions to professional practice in Bioinformatics.
  • Investigate, analyse and synthesise complex ideas, concepts and theories in Bioinformatics.
  • Reflect critically on a complex body of specialist knowledge and understanding of recent developments and methods applicable to the field of Bioinformatics and related disciplines.
  • Use high level self-management skills to initiate, plan and execute a substantial project or contribution to professional practice in Bioinformatics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics 
  • Programming Principles 
  • Molecular Biology and Genomics 
  • Data Analysis and Visualisation 
  • Biological Databases and Data Mining 
  • Mass Spectrometry in Systems Biology  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend you apply as soon as you can. It's best to receive an offer as early as possible so you can prepare for orientation and semester start.


240 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 0100038 

  • The following course-specific admission requirements are mandatory and must be satisfied by all applicants. These requirements are in addition to or supersede the minimum requirements outlined within the Academic admission requirements band section below.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35150 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35150 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25450 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25450 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Joondalup

1400 - 2500 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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