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Biotechnology degrees in Australia

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Biotechnology (Honours) BSc (Hons)

Murdoch University Australia

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Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology) Bachelor Degree

Flinders University Australia

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Bachelor of Biotechnology Bachelor Degree

University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Australia

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Bachelor of Biotechnology Bachelor Degree

The University of Adelaide Australia

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Bachelor of Biotechnology BSc

University of Newcastle, Australia Australia

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Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) Bachelor Degree

Australian National University Australia

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All Bachelors Degrees in Biotechnology

Looking for graduate level options? See Masters degrees in Biotechnology in Australia

Study a Biotechnology degree in Australia in 2024

Biotechnology looks at the coming together of natural sciences and engineering sciences in order to use biological systems and living organisms to create products that meet a certain need. There are five main areas of biotechnology: animal, environmental, human, industrial and plant. You might choose to study a degree that focuses on one of these areas specifically, or a degree that covers them all throughout your studies.

Graduates of a degree in biotechnology will have a range of career options available to them. These include microbiologist, geneticist, ecological consultant, research analyst, and laboratory technician, among others.

Your degree will be delivered through a mixture of modes. These will include lectures and seminars, as well as practical laboratory based sessions. Depending on your course, you may also have the opportunity to take part in a work placement. Modules you study could include:

  • Genetics
  • Cells to Organisms
  • Molecular Biotechnology
  • Neuroscience
  • Population and Evolution
  • Behavioural Ecology

Study in Australia

Famous for surfing, sunshine and beaches, Australia has so much to offer to international students. The country's rich culture and history makes it a incredibly diverse country, and one that is welcoming and warm towards the international community. Australia has long been seen as a global leader in higher education, and places emphasis on delivering world-class education to both domestic and international students. The Group of Eight Universities is a prestigious group of universities that focus on providing internationally renowned faculty and research facilities across Australian higher education.

See our detailed guide to studying in Australia for international students.

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