• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Gain a broad foundation in molecular bioscience together with extensive subject knowledge in specialised topics such as molecular biology, biochemistry and microbiology with this Molecular Bioscience at Flinders University. Practicals enable you to master a diverse set of laboratory skills that can be applied to many of today’s most crucial scientific problems.


Why study Molecular Bioscience at Flinders University:

  • Provides a comprehensive yet focused education in biological research
  • Gives you the flexibility to tailor your degree to suit your interests and aspirations
  • No background in science required, just an inquiring mind
  • Provides a solid background in advanced molecular biosciences
  • Has applications in medicine, agriculture, forensic science and the environment
  • Translate bioscience discoveries from the lab for the wider community and make a difference to society

Your career

Graduates with a molecular biosciences specialisation usually work in a laboratory setting but they may also become involved in field-based projects.

Potential occupations include:

  • molecular scientist
  • molecular microbiologist
  • clinical research associate
  • cytometry technical specialist
  • biostatistician
Potential employers include:
  • medical research organisations
  • biotechnology companies
  • universities
  • government agencies

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      Part-time only for domestic students.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Experimental Design and Statistics for Biology 
  • Genetics, Evolution and Biodiversity 
  • Disease and Immunology 
  • Virology 
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

To gain direct general admission to an undergraduate course at Flinders, you must have successfully completed a recognised secondary education qualification overseas or in Australia, and satisfy our English language proficiency requirements.

CRICOS: 089668J

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32900 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9291 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9291 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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