Graduate Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Technology

Study Discipline: Medical & Health Sciences
Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type



6 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a journey to elevate your expertise in magnetic resonance technology with our Graduate Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Technology. Dive into the heart of this dynamic field, where innovation meets precision, and gain the skills that are highly sought after, both locally and internationally.

Our comprehensive program delves into the core principles of magnetic resonance, unraveling the intricate physics behind it and exploring the art of image formation. You’ll be immersed in a multidisciplinary environment, learning alongside seasoned professionals from diverse backgrounds such as radiography, medical physics, and engineering. Here, you’ll not only grasp the essentials of modern MRI scanners but also hone practical skills essential for a thriving career in this specialized domain.


In our program, you’ll not only acquire cutting-edge techniques that push the boundaries of conventional clinical practice but also spearhead projects that leverage the power of magnetic resonance in innovative ways. Through hands-on experience and theoretical insights, you’ll be equipped to assess the evolving needs of radiography practices and adeptly navigate through the array of equipment offered by various manufacturers.

The demand for MRI physicists, MR technologists, and biomedical engineers is soaring, both in Australia and beyond. At UQ, our graduates have seamlessly transitioned into leadership roles within hospitals, private practices, and research facilities, shaping the landscape of healthcare with their expertise and vision.

Admission Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline, such as mathematics, physics, or biomedical engineering.
  • Alternatively, 2 years of full-time equivalent relevant work experience in medical imaging, physics, or molecular imaging.
  • A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 4.0 on a 7-point scale in your previous qualification.
  • English language requirements as University Standards
  • MRI Pulse Sequence Construction and Image Contrast
  • Advanced Techniques in Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Fundamental Musculoskeletal MRI
  • Cardiac MRI – Techniques and Applications

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $22,480
  • Domestic:$4,475

Future Career Outcomes

Our alumni stand as testaments to the success of our program, holding influential positions across diverse sectors. From leading departments in prestigious hospitals to pioneering groundbreaking research in renowned institutions, our graduates continue to make significant contributions to the field of magnetic resonance technology.

The industry demands expertise that aligns with the rapid advancements in technology and healthcare. Through our program, you’ll not only develop the necessary skills but also cultivate a mindset of innovation and adaptability, positioning yourself as a valuable asset in a competitive job market.

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