The Quantitative Biology and Bioinformatics course at the Australian National University caters to a range of students including students who have come from an undergraduate biological degree, by providing the appropriate mathematical and programming skills; (2) to students with a more quantitative undergraduate background, by providing the necessary background in biology and biological data and analyses.
Students also have the opportunity to learn about, and apply, techniques in client engagement and the real-world practice of consulting.
The Master of Science in Quantitative Biology and Bioinformatics provides you with skills that are in high demand in a variety of areas including forensic science, agri-technology, the pharmaceutical industry, medical research, bioengineering and biotechnology.
- Quantitative Biology
- Regression Modelling
- Biology: Evolution, Ecology and Genetics
- Biology: Molecular and Cell Biology
- Programming for Data Scientists
- Bioinformatics and its Applications
- Relational Databases
- Data Mining
- Bioinformatics and Biological Modelling
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesBiology Biotechnology Bioinformatics & Biostatistics View 76 other Masters in Biology in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 096439G
Applicants must present a Bachelor degree or international equivalent
- with a minimum GPA of at least 5.0/7.0
- with at least 8 courses in a cognate discipline, which must also have a minimum GPA of 5.0/7.0.
The GPA requirement for this program must be met by both the program as a whole, as well as by the 8 courses in a cognate discipline. Where more than 8 cognate courses have been completed by the applicant, ANU will take the best 8 courses when assessing the cognate GPA.
- Computer science, mathematics, statistics, biology, computational chemistry
International47940 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 47940 AUD per year during 24 months.
National33520 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33520 AUD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Canberra
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.