Graduate Diploma in Biostatistics

Study Discipline: Science & Mathematics
Study Programme Details
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type



24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the realm of Biostatistics, where data becomes a powerful tool to unravel medical mysteries and drive healthcare solutions. Our dynamic Graduate Diploma in Biostatistics equips you with the analytical prowess and interpretive finesse essential for navigating the complexities of modern medical research.

Delve into a curriculum meticulously crafted to sharpen your statistical acumen and empower you to make meaningful contributions to the realms of biomedicine, public health, and life sciences. Whether you’re dissecting epidemiological trends or deciphering clinical trial outcomes, our program nurtures your ability to derive actionable insights from diverse sets of health data.

Venture into a world of boundless possibilities, where every discovery holds the potential to reshape the future of healthcare. Guided by Australia’s foremost biostatisticians and bolstered by our robust collaborations with esteemed international agencies, including the World Health Organization and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, you’ll be at the forefront of transformative medical research.


Immerse yourself in a program meticulously curated by Australia’s premier biostatisticians, housed within one of the Asia-Pacific’s preeminent schools of public health. Benefit from a curriculum enriched by our profound ties with leading global agencies, ensuring you graduate with the coveted skills sought after in all facets of medical research and healthcare.

Crafted to meet the evolving demands of the industry, our program equips you with in-demand skills that transcend geographical boundaries. From mastering advanced statistical methodologies to harnessing the power of data-driven insights, you’ll emerge as a versatile professional poised to make a tangible impact on global health outcomes.

Admission Requirements

  • a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline (see below), or
  • a graduate certificate (or equivalent) in biostatistics.
  • You must have a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0 on a 7-point scale in your previous qualification.
  • IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ
  • TOEFL iBT (including Paper Edition) – Overall 87, listening 19, reading 19, writing 21 and speaking 19.
  • PTE Academic – Overall Score of 64 and 60 in all sub bands.
  • BE – A minimum overall grade of 4 plus a minimum grade of C in all macro skills.
  • CES – Overall 176 and 169 in all sub bands.
  • OET is not accepted.
  • Introduction to Epidemiology
  • Mathematical Foundations of Biostatistics
  • Health Indicators & Health Surveys
  • Clinical Biostatistics

Annual fee:

  • International AUD $22,480
  • Domestic $15,520

Future Career Outcomes

Step into a realm of boundless opportunities as a graduate of our program, where your expertise in biostatistics opens doors to a myriad of rewarding career paths. Join the ranks of esteemed alumni who have pioneered groundbreaking research initiatives and spearheaded transformative healthcare interventions, leaving an indelible mark on the global health landscape.

Visa Requirements:

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