36 months
31600 AUD/year
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Be ready to adapt to the challenges of the rapidly changing world of science and technology with Biomedical Science program from University of New England. This course is an ideal foundation if you are interested in health and medical research, or you are fascinated by science and its practical application.  


Respond to changing technology and breakthroughs in understanding human diseases, with the Biomedical Science program from University of New England. You'll gain an understanding of the human body's molecular and physiological mechanisms and knowledge of how diseases manifest in the body to take with you on your chosen career path.

At UNE, our small class sizes and hands-on approach set us apart. Our friendly academic staff have years of real-world experience and are committed to ensuring that you are equipped with not only up-to-date knowledge and extensive specialised practical skills, but also the tools to enable you to pursue lifelong learning and thrive and in the rapidly-changing world of biomedical science.

Build on an excellent foundation in biomedical science and open doors for further postgraduate study, by pursuing a research honours year in the Bachelor of Science with Honours or undertake a Master of Science. You are eligible to apply for admission to candidature for the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) with sufficient grades from either of these courses.

Career outcomes

With a Bachelor of Biomedical Science from UNE, your knowledge and applied skills in modern bioscience will add value to roles in the rapidly evolving fields of biomedical research and clinical science.

Our graduates are employed in many sectors, including government health departments, hospitals, pathology and biotechnology laboratories, the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry and public and private biomedical research institutions.

Some of the careers you could consider include:

  • research scientist
  • medicine
  • pharmaceutical development
  • medical scientist
  • clinical physiologist
  • laboratory assistant/technician.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Microbiology and Virology
  • Quantitative Skills with Applications
  • Calculus and Linear Algebra
  • Pharmacology for Research
  • Pathophysiology
  • Immunology and Haematology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 120 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


144 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code 061315J

  • Assumed Knowledge: Mathematics
  • Recommended Studies: Biology, Chemistry and/or Physics; For students without the recommended background knowledge, the School offers introductory units in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.
  • overseas secondary qualifications or tertiary qualifications deemed equivalent to Australian qualifications;
  • Australian post-secondary or tertiary qualifications (where the qualification is accredited under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), a completed or incomplete qualification must be AQF level 3 or higher);
  • relevant professional experience demonstrated to be at sufficient skill level and duration of time that satisfies the University that the applicant possesses the capacity to succeed in their chosen course;

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31600 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National Commonwealth Supported Place $8,000

Living costs for Armidale

1500 - 2100 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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Biomedical Science
University of New England


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