Master of Biomedical and Health Science

Get ready for success in the lab and beyond

Discover how to conduct and commercialise your research with the Master of Biomedical and Health Science, and gain a highly sought-after professional skillset that can be applied in research and industry.

Why choose this course?
This course is unique in that it provides you with comprehensive, postgraduate-level knowledge of multiple disciplines within the biomedical sciences, while simultaneously allowing you to specialise in one of five areas. Read more

Employability focus: internships
A three-month employability program - consisting of one month of employability training and a two-month internship will allow you to develop valuable professional skills and apply your knowledge in a research or industry-based workplace. Read more

Take a virtual tour of our new, world-leading learning spaces
Set to open in 2019, the purpose-built Biomedical Learning and Teaching Building will provide dynamic, modern and inviting learning spaces for our students. The building’s five levels will house interactive classrooms, cutting-edge design, flexible wet and dry labs, as well as formal and informal teaching spaces. Watch virtual tour

Why study at the Monash BDI?
Bringing together more than 700 internationally-renowned researchers, the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) gives our students the unique opportunity to connect globally with leaders in biomedical science. By choosing to study at the only Australian research body to focus on so many global health priorities in one location, you will be supported by world-class research infrastructure and technologies, and benefit from partnerships with industry, clinicians and researchers internationally. Read more

Hear from our students
Hear our students' personal stories about why they chose to study the Master of Biomedical and Health Science. Read more

Why study in Melbourne, Australia?
Melbourne, the capital of Victoria, is Australia's knowledge, research and innovation capital. Victoria boasts more than 10 major medical research institutes, 186 biotechnology companies, and more than 10 major teaching hospitals with a robust sector that attracts eminent researchers from around the world. Australia is progressive, thriving and beautiful. Our cities are urbane, safe and cosmopolitan, and our landscapes range from pristine sandy beaches to perfect snowy mountains. We're one of the world's most culturally diverse nations. Read more