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Materials Science (Honours) - Master of Biomedical Engineering

University of New South Wales

60 months
49530 AUD/year
7015 AUD/year
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This Materials Science (Honours) - Master of Biomedical Engineering double degree from University of New South Wales is designed for students who want to pursue a career in biomedical engineering through the technical base of materials science and engineering. 


A biomedical engineer can look at a medical problem and analyse it in engineering terms to find a solution. Materials Science is the underlying science of high-performance materials such as metals, ceramics, polymers and composites. 

This Materials Science (Honours) - Master of Biomedical Engineering double degree from University of New South Wales focuses on the development, processing and application of materials used in many areas of biomedical engineering. 

You will learn theoretical and practical skills that will put you at the forefront of innovation in developing systems to maintain and enhance life, as well as how to design body parts or tissues, develop artificial organs, improve robotic surgery, invent health technologies and more.It involves a four-year Bachelor of Engineering in Materials Science (Honours) and a Master of Biomedical Engineering in the fifth year. 

Career opportunities 

  • Anatomist
  • Biomedical engineer
  • Inventor
  • Materials scientist
  • Product analyst/developer
  • Medical scientist
  • Quality assurance specialist


Accreditation: Engineers Australia

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Mathematics 2E 
  • Physical Properties of Materials 
  • Materials Characterisation 
  • Mechanical Behaviour of Materials 
  • Diffusion and Kinetics 
  • Sustainable Materials Processing  
  • Thermodynamics and Phase Equilibria 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.


240 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 088840K 

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49530 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49530 AUD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    7015 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7015 AUD per year during 60 months.


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