This Master of Biomedical Science from University of Auckland will prepare high-achieving science graduates and graduates of some clinical programmes (e.g. MBChB) to develop expertise in applying in-depth biological and biomedical knowledge to the improvement of human health through the development of novel approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Students will design and conduct biomedical research and/or translational research designed to improve clinical practice. A written thesis setting out your findings will also be required.
Biomedical science has made transformative contributions over the past decade, stimulating growth in a wide range of industries including agriculture, pharmaceuticals, veterinary science and medical research.
There are a variety of opportunities in universities, research institutes and private sector pharmaceutical/biotechnology industries (particularly in the United States and Europe) for those with postgraduate training in this field.
The University of Auckland is not involved in the employment of graduates and can make no guarantee of post-qualification registration or employment in New Zealand or any other country.
Jobs related to this programme
- Research scientist
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- Design and Analysis in Biomedical Research
- Project Design in Biomedical Science
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Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
120 or 240
DisciplinesBio & Biomedical Engineering Biomedicine Bioinformatics & Biostatistics View 9 other Masters in Biomedicine in New Zealand
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- Research 120 points
You need to have completed one year of postgraduate study in biomedical science (or an equivalent subject), following an undergraduate degree, at a recognised university (or similar institution) with a GPE of 5.0.
- Research 240 points
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International27034 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27034 USD per year
National5341 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5341 USD per year
- Domestic: NZ$9,193.20
- International: NZ$46,525 – $46,752
Living costs for Auckland
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.