48 months
39000 AUD/year
6976 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Get the skills to investigate, plan, design, manufacture and maintain systems and equipment that are used in all aspects of health care. By taking the Biomedical (Honours) program from Flinders University you will gain a solid education in both engineering and medical science, along with important practical skills and the ability to work as part of an effective team.  

Visit the official programme website for more information


Why study Biomedical Engineering at Flinders 

  • Flinders biomedical and materials engineering research ranks above world standard – 2015 Excellence in Research Australia rankings
  • Choose a specialisation in mechanics-based or electronics-based biomedical engineering
  • Expand your practical experience with a range of extra-curricular projects with real-world applications
  • Graduates have won Monash Scholarships, Fulbright Scholarships, Churchill Fellowships and Menzies Scholarships
  • On-campus Medical Device Research Institute and Medical Device Partnering Program bring together some of the leading minds in biomedical engineering and related disciplines 

Your career

Graduates of the Biomedical (Honours) program from Flinders University often work in multidisciplinary teams with health professionals and medical specialists and may find themselves in a variety of areas including the design and production of diagnostic and therapeutic medical equipment in hospitals, devices to assist in home-based health care and rehabilitation, and sensory and control systems.

Potential occupations:

  • biomedical engineer
  • clinical engineering specialist
  • rehabilitation engineer
  • pathology field service engineer
  • instrumentation engineer.

Potential employers include:

  • hospital trusts
  • medical equipment manufacturers
  • university research departments
  • other research units and rehabilitation or health charities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electronics  
  • Professional Skills  
  • Engineering Programming 
  • Engineering Physics and Materials  
  • Engineering Mechanics 
  • Mathematics 
  • How Your Body Works: Human Physiology and Structure 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


144 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 083439D  

  • The minimum entry requirement is comparable to an ATAR of 65, please note that some Flinders programs require higher than a comparable ATAR of 65. For further information please see the individual requirements for programs on the course listings.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39000 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6976 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6976 AUD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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