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Dual Major

Computational Science and Biomedical Science

Bachelors of Commerce/Science

Make your contribution to improving world health with this challenging yet rewarding dual major.

As part of your study, you'll learn why and how processing large amounts of data and creating accurate models is essential to understanding human health and disease.

A major in Biomedical Science is an established pathway for graduate entry to the Doctor of Medicine and other health programs. Combined with computational modelling, you can forge a career in diagnostic or research laboratories; biotechnology or pharmaceutical companies, research institutes and government departments.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for life sciences and medicine

QS World University Rankings 2020

37 in the world for life sciences and medicine

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Biomedical researcher
  • Biomedical technology scientist
  • Research coordinator
  • Molecular imaging engineer

Graduate salary

Business and management (undergraduate)

$55K–$57K

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Graduate salary

Science and mathematics (undergraduate)

$62K–$66K

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