Master of Science (Epidemiology)

  • CRICOS code: 094598J

Where will this take me?


Career outcomes

Epidemiologists are in high demand because of a national shortage.

Our graduates go on to work as epidemiologists, medical and health advisors, medical researchers, policy advisors, public health professionals.

Employers in this field include:

  • Medical research institutes such as the Burnet Institute and the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
  • Government departments and international bodies such as the World Health Organisation (WHO), along with non-profit organisations
  • Biotechnology companies
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Research and general hospitals such as the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Alfred Health, Austin Health and the Epworth.
  • Universities and public research institutions the CSIRO

Further study

At the end of the Master of Science (Epidemiology), you’ll be well-placed to undertake a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy).