How to Apply

Click here to apply for the Master of Biotechnology using course code M6030 via the Monash University website.


You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course. The course is structured in two parts: Part A: Core Biotechnology studies and Part B: Application studies. All students complete Part A. Depending upon prior qualifications, you may receive credit for Part B. Note that if you are eligible for credit for prior studies you may elect not to receive the credit.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)

Entry level 1: 96 points to complete – Duration: 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area of study* with at least a credit (60%) average.

Entry Level 2: 48 points to complete – Duration: 1 years full-time, 2 years part-time An Australian undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area of study* with at least a distinction (70%) average.

*Areas of study include a Bachelor’s degree in one of the following: Biomedical Science, Science/Applied Science with a major in (biochemistry, Biotechnology, developmental biology, Human Biology, Marine Biology, Human Pathology, Genetics, Pharmacology, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Physiology and Zoology), Nutrition Sciences, Dietetics, Veterinary Science, Medical Engineering, Pharmacy, Bioengineering, Biotechnology, Life Science, Clinical Medicine, Dental Science/Dentistry, or Bioinformatics.

English requirements

Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.