24 months
32976 AUD/year
27648 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Medicinal Chemistry degree at University of Wollongong provides vocational training, together with specialised coursework and a small research project.


This Medicinal Chemistry degree from University of Wollongong is designed through the lens of global perspectives in science where you will also be exposed to emerging technologies such as the use of drones, artificial intelligence AI, coding and virtual reality (google VR) in science data collection and analysis during your first year core subjects.

What you will study

  • Additional preparatory subjects focus on laboratory work and science communication skills. 
  • It provides an alternative career path to PhD studies or up skilling for industry.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Responsible Research
  • Contemporary Analytical Chemistry
  • Organisational Behaviour and Management
  • Global Perspectives in Science
  • Professional Workplace Practice
  • Advanced Topics in Medicinal Chemistry 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A recognised Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry or medicinal chemistry, including at least 24cp (or equivalent) of third-year chemistry and at least second-year biology and biochemistry or equivalent.
  • CRICOS: 097263G

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    32976 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 65952 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    27648 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55296 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Wollongong

1600 - 2200 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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