Fast facts

Course type: Honours
Course length: 4 years full-time or equivalent part-time
Location: On campus

2017 Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR): 80.00
Guaranteed entry ATAR
: 80.00
Diploma or above
Bonus points: Yes

Admission information setsFlinders University | Bachelor of Science (Honours) specialisations

International students:
FISC Foundation: 6.6, A Levels: 9, IB Diploma: 27, Gao Kao: Tier Two
English requirements

Course overview

The Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Molecular Bioscience) degree delivers a broad foundation in molecular bioscience together with extensive subject knowledge in specialised topics such as molecular biology, biochemistry and microbiology.

Practicals enable you to master a diverse set of laboratory skill that can be applied to many of today's most crucial scientific problems.

A Bachelor of Science (Molecular Bioscience) 3 year program is also available.

What will I study? 

Refer to the course rule.

Why study Molecular Bioscience at Flinders?

  • This degree provides a comprehensive yet focused education in biological research.
  • The program gives you flexibility to tailor your degree to suit your interests and aspirations, while providing you with a solid background in advanced molecular biosciences.
  • Molecular bioscience has applications in medicine, agriculture, forensic science, and the environment.
  • Develop a range of transferable research, analytical and communication skills.
  • Translate bioscience discoveries from the lab for the wider community and make a difference to society.

Entry requirements

Prerequisities: None.

Domestic students: You can qualify for undergraduate courses through: year 12 qualifications, adult entry (STAT/Bridging Program), TAFE/VET qualification, higher education transfers. Flinders also offers a range of special access schemes. Refer to undergraduate study applications.

International students: Entry and English requirements

Applications and annual fees

Domestic students
SATAC code: 234471
Mid year entry: Yes
Applications: SATAC Uniweb 
Annual fees:

Place type: Commonwealth supported

2018: $8,981

International students
CRICOS code: 089675K
Mid year entry: Yes

How to apply 

Annual fees:

2018: $29,900
2019: $32,900


  • Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?
  • We accept international applications for programs commencing beyond the year advertised and tuition fees for these years will be higher. Please note that your tuition fees may be subject to an annual increase.

Credit transfer

Refer to credit transfer for further information.

Related courses

Further study options

Course brochures

Domestic students
Science & Mathematics (PDF 4MB)
International students
International course guides