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Applied Sciences and Basic Sciences
Bachelor of Biomedical Science
Bachelor of Biomedical Science

Bachelor of Biomedical Science

  • ID:UON610002
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

International students currently undertaking:

  • an Australian Year 12 in Australia

  • an Australian Year 12 outside Australia

  • an International Baccalaureate (IB) in Australia

Apply for entry through UAC. Entry based on Selection Rank or equivalent.

All other international students:

Apply direct to International Admissions. Entry based on overseas qualifications considered equivalent to Australian qualifications, as well as satisfying English language requirement.

English Requirement

IELTS 6.0 (no band less than 6.0)


Course Information

At the University of Newcastle we equip biomedical scientists with the knowledge and skills to improve health outcomes within Australia and across the globe. Your studies will provide a solid foundation in the structure and function of the human body and facilitate practical opportunities to collaborate in scientific investigations. Your courses will focus on how biomedical scientists unravel biological, medical and health challenges. Our graduates are equipped to explore a variety of exciting careers.

A Bachelor of Biomedical Science at the University of Newcastle will give you the opportunity to study a wide range of courses. You will be exposed to varying modes of study including face-to-face and online learning. We also offer plenty of hands-on experience in clinical laboratories and industry environments.

Students will study core courses in biomedical science that provide advanced theoretical knowledge in:

  • physiology

  • anatomy

  • biochemistry

  • medical genetics

  • immunology

These core courses maximize flexibility for students and provide a solid base of knowledge and skills in the biomedical disciplines.

Biomedical Science Majors

You will have the opportunity to choose from one of three majors to allow you to build your skills and knowledge in an area of interest within the discipline.

  • Medical/Health Professional

  • Advanced Medical Research

  • Industry and Education

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Graduates from the Bachelor of Biomedical Science can work in a variety of industries including:

  • medical school and allied health

  • pharmaceutical/biotechnology industries

  • commercialisation/entrepreneurship

  • secondary education

  • research and academia

Some example jobs: Biologist, Biotechnologist, Clinical Research Coordinator, Embryologist, Forensic Biologist, Pharmaceutical Scientist…

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 629 ($) AUD per year

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