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Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

ENTRY LEVEL 1:  96 points to complete
Duration: 2 years full-time, 4 years part- time

Commences: July

An Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent) with at least first year Biology, or related discipline studies and at least 60% (credit) average overall, or qualification and experience that the faculty leading the specialisation considers to be equivalent.

ENTRY LEVEL 2:  72 points to complete
Duration: 1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time

Commences: February

An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a cognate discipline including genetics, bioinformatics, biomedical sciences, or molecular biology with at least 60% (credit) average, or qualification/ experience or satisfactory substitute that the faculty considers to be equivalent.

Additional selection criteria

Monash minimum: Level A, that is: IELTS: 6.5 overall
(no band lower than 6.0);
or TOEFL Paper-based test: 550 with a TWE of 4.5;
or TOEFL Internet-based test: score of 79 overall
with minimum scores: Writing: 21, Listening: 12,
Reading: 13 and Speaking: 18;  
or Equivalent approved English test.