Bachelor of Biomedicine

  • CRICOS Code: 058838G
  • VTAC Code: 3800538051
  • International VTAC Code: 3800538053

Course overview

  • 3 years full time / 6 years part time
  • On Campus (Parkville)
  • Available to international students.
  • Start Year Intake - February and Mid Year Intake - July


Is this you?

Are you interested in discovering the next generation of treatments to help improve the health of our community?

Does the science behind what creates, sustains and threatens people’s lives intrigue you?

Whether you want to pursue a career in biomedical research, medicine, public health, law, dentistry, bioengineering or another pursuit – a Bachelor of Biomedicine can take you there.

Key Features

Solve big problems

Biomedicine is about world-changing research, responding to pandemics, finding cures for diseases, discovering the fascinating way the human body works and analysing global patterns of disease.

Master complexity

Healthcare today is multifaceted. Now more than ever it requires your ability to combine skilled patient care with preventative health management and technological expertise.

Choose your path — or make a new one

While about one-third of Melbourne Biomedicine graduates are selected into the Doctor of Medicine (MD) program at the University of Melbourne – representing over half the annual domestic intake for the MD – even more of our graduates collectively choose other graduate pathways, including the Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Doctor of Physiotherapy (DPT) and Doctor of Optometry (OD). Plus, demand is rising for biotechnologists, forensic scientists, neuroscientists, pharmaceutical scientists and microbiologists.

Join more than 2600 full-time undergraduate students and be part of the largest biomedical precinct in the Southern Hemisphere.

With a Bachelor of Biomedicine from Australia’s leading university, your postgraduate opportunities are profound. How will you make a difference to the human health?

Find out more

Health at Melbourne from Faculty of MDHS on Vimeo.

2019 Bachelor of Biomedicine live information panel

Applying to study Biomedicine with us in 2019? Watch our panel featuring Bachelor of Biomedicine graduate Philip Qian and Dr Rosa McCarty as they provide a first-hand insight into studying a Bachelor of Biomedicine and answer a range of questions about applying for 2019.