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master

Degree

Master of Science - Biomedical Science

Course code: #AK2037

master

Degree

Master of Science - Biomedical Science

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    58,500 NZD

  • Application fee

    150 NZD

  • Years of study

    1 year

  • PGWP Duration

    3 years

  • Min required GPA

    70 out of 100

Included
Research Project

DeadLines

START & DEADLINE TERM DEADLINE APPLICATION
Fall-February 27-February-2022 27-February-2022
Winter-July 17-July-2022 17-July-2022

Overview

Master of Science - Biomedical Science

With the 180-point Master of Science you can complete a research project in an area of your interest and develop advanced-level knowledge of science, or computer and mathematical sciences in as little as one year.

You can choose to study the generic Master of Science focusing on either science or computer and mathematical sciences, or one of: Applied Conservation, Biomedical Science, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Food Science, Geospatial Science, Marine Science, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. 

In as little as one year, you can gain advanced research skills and knowledge in a friendly and professional development.

This is your opportunity to engage in cutting-edge research, under the supervision of AUT's research-active staff in the areas of science, or computer and mathematical sciences.

What you study

You complete courses to make up a total of 180 points. Enrolment in courses is subject to meeting all requirements and availability of courses.

Biomedical Science

Complete the following course:

  • BIOL801 Biomedical Science and Technology (30 points)

And 30 points from:

  • MELS802 Quality Assurance in Laboratory Services (30 points)
  • PHIL880 Ethics of Biotechnology (30 points)

And 90 points:

  • SCIE806 Scientific Research and communication (15 points) or SCIE808 Advanced Scientific Enquiry (15 points)
  • SCIE805 Quantitative Analysis (15 points) or SCIE807 Advanced Statistical Modelling (15 points)
  • SCIE997 Research Project (60 points)

And the remaining points from other courses in the Master of Science.

Smart Cost Estimator

Count of person
Accommodation

$74,904

Total costs

yearly

$9,252

Cost of living

1 person

$7,152

Accommodation

1 bed room

$58,500

Tuition

1 person

Academic Requirements

One of the following (or equivalent) with a B (70%-75%) grade average in courses at level 7:

  • Bachelor of Science OR
  • Graduate Diploma in Science

Required documents

  • Birth certificate or passport
  • Marriage certificate (If required)
  • Official Transcripts
  • English Language Proficiency
  • CV/Work experience (If required)

Language Requirements

GRE
GMAT

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

90
19
listening
22
writing
20
speaking
19
reading

PTE

58
50
listening
50
writing
50
speaking
50
reading

Cambridge

176
169
listening
169
writing
169
speaking
169
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

COVID-19 situation: additional English tests accepted for 2021 and 2022

  • IELTS Indicator
  • TOEFL Special At Home Edition

 

If you do not meet the English language requirements for entry into an AUT programme, you can study English here.

Language courses at AUT International House:

AUT International House is an English language school next to the AUT City Campus. It is part of AUT and offers a range of qualifications, including GIE – the AUT university entrance and preparation programme.

On-campus academic English courses (GIE and IELTS Full-time) at International House:

1) GIE (academic preparation and university entrance programme)

The GIE programme prepares you for entry into most AUT programmes (some health and education programmes require IELTS).

Entry requirement:

IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading and Writing and no less than 5.0 in Speaking and Listening

2) IELTS Full-time

Entry requirement:

There is a different entry requirement for each level of the IELTS course.

  • Level 1: you need IELTS 4.5 with a minimum band score of 4.0
  • Level 2: you need IELTS 5.5 with a minimum band score of 5.0

Career Opportunities

  • Analytical Chemist
  • Biotechnologist
  • Biomedical Lab Technician
  • Biomedical Researcher
  • Biomedical Scientist
  • Clinical scientist
  • Dental Researcher

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