Located in the seaside city of Wollongong, New South Wales, some 80 kilometers south of Sydney, lies the public research institution known as the institution of Wollongong (abbreviated as UOW). In 2023, the institution had over 33,000 students enrolled (including over 12,300 foreign students), over 176,000 alumni, over 2,400 staff members, including 16 Distinguished professors, and over 2,400 students enrolled.
The University of Wollongong has grown into a multi-campus organization on both a national and international scale. The main campus of the university, located in Wollongong, covers an area of 82.4 hectares and has 94 permanent buildings. It is located on the original location, five kilometers north-west of the city center. As well as three Sydney campuses, including the UOW Sydney Business School, UOW Liverpool, and UOW Sutherland, there are regional university campuses in Bega, Batemans Bay, Moss Vale, and Shoalhaven. UOW has campuses outside of Australia in Dubai, Hong Kong, and places in Malaysia. Additionally, UOW has forged alliances with other institutions of higher learning abroad in China and Singapore.
Nine campuses make up the University of Wollongong in Australia.The university's main site, the Wollongong campus, is situated on the coast of New South Wales, 3 km from downtown Wollongong and 80 km from Sydney. The North Wollongong railway station, which opened in 1915 on the South Coast railway line, serves the area.The Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities, the Faculty of Business and Law, the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, and the Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health are the four faculties that offer courses. On the Wollongong campus, there are over 2,400 staff members and close to 33,000 total students that attend classes. The campus also has student housing, conference facilities, food halls, supermarkets, cafés, restaurants, a bar, indoor sports facilities, a gymnasium, a swimming pool, and sports grounds in addition to the teaching and research buildings. UOW College is located on the Wollongong campus.
The Master of Medical Biotechnology is made for students who are interested in gaining knowledge and technical proficiency in certain fields of cell and molecular biology, which serve as the foundation for contemporary biotechnological research and development.
With the help of this degree, you will be able to transfer your talents into career-ready qualities. Before moving on to comprehensive instruction in modern biotechnology and its application to the sectors of health, agriculture, and molecular biology, subjects provide an introduction to the fundamental components of contemporary cell and molecular biology.
You will also be exposed to cutting-edge technologies such as the use of drones, artificial intelligence (AI), coding, and virtual reality (google VR) in science data collection and analysis during your first year core subjects because this degree is designed through the lens of global perspectives in science. You can explore new technologies created in the area of study through tutorials, laboratory-based practical work, and other opportunities. Additional preparation courses emphasize laboratory work and communication abilities in science. You may receive credit for these introductory courses provided you have the necessary credentials and laboratory proficiency.
Tuition: $32976 per year
30% tuition fee reduction for the minimum duration of an eligible course
Academics: 2.8 GPA