Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Laboratory Medicine)

Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Laboratory Medicine)

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: 31 May
Processing time: 20 days
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$36,480
Domestic tuition: A$9,359

Program overview

The program is aligned with both Australian Institute of Medical Science (AIMS) and IBMS accreditation. RMIT is the only Victorian university to offer all of the following majors including haematology, transfusions and transplantation science, anatomical pathology, medical microbiology and clinical biochemistry. You’ll have flexibility in choosing your major disciplines and will also complete a major clinical placement, providing you with work-ready skills and practical experience. In your final year, you’ll have the opportunity to study a discipline-focused laboratory medicine project to develop your research skills. Graduates are qualified as medical scientists and play a vital role in the healthcare system.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
Completion of secondary school comparable to Australian Year 12 or equivalent academic achievement. IELTS: minimum score of 6.5, with no subscore less than 6.0 or TOEFL: a minimum score of 580 or Internet-based (IBT) TOEFL: a score of 79 (with minimum score of 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing) or Pearson Test of English (Academic): an overall score of 58 with no score less than 58

Career opportunities

You may find employment in: hospital laboratories private pathology providers research centres pharmaceutical companies food and cosmetic industries veterinary sciences forensic science laboratories state health laboratories universities government agencies

Campus location

Melbourne , Australia

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