Master of Genomics and Health

  • CRICOS code: 096349K

Where will this take me?


A qualification that’s the first of its kind in Australia awaits those who undertake a Master of Genomics and Health at the University of Melbourne. Graduates of this program will have access to a wide range of job opportunities upon graduation and will be well prepared to embark on an exciting career in developing fields that are hungry for graduates with specialised knowledge.

Some of those fields include:

  • Public Health and Health Policy
  • Science
  • Clinical trials and research
  • Medical and Allied Health Settings
  • Law.

Exciting clinical experience

The degree combines online study with face-to-face workshops and clinical internships that prepare you for real-world opportunities. You’ll have the option to enhance your skills and knowledge through internships at some of the most influential organisations within the sector. The University of Melbourne has numerous partner organisations, such as the Health Education and Learning Precinct of the Parkville Melbourne Children’s Campus.

These opportunities enable your continued development and learning of valuable clinical skills in the field of genomics and health.

An Australian-first and world standard qualification

The Master of Genomics and Health is the first of its kind in Australia and at the University of Melbourne – you’ll benefit from a faculty that is at the forefront of genetics education.

Led by world-class research and education leaders, you’ll enjoy a flexible and extensive learning approach that can be tailored to your specific interests. Whether you wish to progress to further study with a PhD (provided you complete the required electives), or enter the workforce, this study program will inspire you to grow and apply your newfound skills and clinical expertise in genomics.