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Where will this take me?

Overview

Further study

Qualifying as an engineer

To become a professionally accredited biomedical engineer, follow the Bioengineering Systems major in the Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Biomedicine with one of these graduate degrees:

You’ll enter your career with the confidence that comes from having a masters degree, with high-level specialist knowledge in your field.

Learn more about how to become an Engineer at the University of Melbourne.

Other graduate study

Depending on the subjects you take in your undergraduate degree, a range of other graduate study options may be possible – in fields as diverse as science and technology, health sciences, teaching, law, business, humanities and more.

Graduate Research

If you complete a masters course with a significant research component, you can go on to study a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy), or another graduate research program.

This will set you up for a rewarding career in research with a university, research institute or company.

Careers outcomes

After following this major with a Master of Engineering, you’ll be all set to enjoy a rewarding career as a biomedical engineer.

Biomedical engineers work in a range of industries, including biotechnology, health services, medical devices and pharmaceuticals. With expert knowledge and insight, they can also pursue roles in communications and management, finance, business analysis, project management and more.