Study Programme Details
City:Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Duration

24 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

English

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with the Master of Biostatistics program, where you’ll delve into the specialized application of statistics in the realm of health, poised to make significant contributions to research and evidence-based practice. Biostatistics serves as a powerful tool, harnessing data to measure, understand, and solve intricate medical challenges. Within this dynamic discipline, you’ll cultivate critical analysis expertise, interpretation skills, and the ability to apply research findings effectively.

Ideal for those passionate about advancing knowledge in biomedicine, public health, or the life sciences, this program equips you with the tools to develop and apply statistical methods across diverse health data sets, shaping the future of evidence-based healthcare.

Overview

Enrich your understanding of biostatistics theory and its practical applications through a comprehensive array of courses meticulously designed to broaden and deepen your expertise. Dive into complex statistical analyses and seize the opportunity to undertake a transformative research project, paving the way for impactful contributions to the field.

As part of the Biostatistics Collaboration of Australia (BCA), you’ll gain insights from esteemed experts across participating universities, fostering a vibrant academic community dedicated to advancing biostatistics research and practice. Benefit from the School of Public Health’s robust international partnerships with leading agencies such as Australian Aid, the World Bank, and the World Health Organization, gaining unparalleled exposure to real-world challenges and solutions.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline with a GPA of 4.0 on a 7-point scale.
  • Prior coursework in mathematics, economics, or health is advantageous.
  • English language proficiency (IELTS overall 6.5; TOEFL iBT 87; PTE Academic 64).
  • Introduction to Epidemiology
  • Principles of Statistical Inference
  • Health Indicators & Health Surveys
  • Data Management & Statistical Computing

Annual fee:

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

Future Career Outcomes

Forge a path to success with a Master of Biostatistics degree, equipped with the skills and knowledge demanded by today’s dynamic healthcare landscape. Join the ranks of successful alumni who have leveraged their expertise to drive meaningful change and innovation across various sectors. From academia to government agencies, healthcare organizations to research institutions, your mastery of biostatistics will open doors to a multitude of rewarding career opportunities.

Visa Requirements:

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