- Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology (Enterprise)
- Entry and participation requirements
About this course
Melbourne School of Professional and Continuing Education
Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm. Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm.
Dr Michelle McNamara
- In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:
- a bachelor Honours degree or equivalent in a cognate area AND at least two years of documented, relevant work experience; OR
- a three‐year undergraduate qualification and at least 50 credit points, or equivalent, of graduatelevel study in a cognate area AND at least two years of documented, relevant work experience; OR
- a three‐year undergraduate qualification AND at least three years of documented, relevant work experience; OR
- a Masters qualification in a cognate area AND at least two years of documented, relevant work experience;
- a PhD in a cognate area; OR
- a minimum of eight years documented, relevant work experience.
A one page CV or resume; and
A personal statement, of up to 400 words, outlining why you wish to be considered for the course.
Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.
2. In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:
Relevant work experience, only considered for qualifications other than PhD; and
Prior academic performance; and
The personal statement; and
The CV or resume;
3. The Selection Committee may seek further information to clarify any aspect of an application in
accordance with the Academic Board rules on the use of selection instruments.
4. Applicants are required to satisfy the University’s English language requirements for graduate degrees.
For those applicants seeking to meet these requirements by one of the standard tests approved by the Academic Board, performance band 7 is required.
Note: When considering relevant work experience, the direct relevance of the organisation and professional experience will be taken into account.
Inherent requirements (core participation requirements)
The Faculty of Science welcomes applications from students with disabilities. The University is dedicated to providing support to those with special requirements. Further details can be found at the Student Equity and Disability Support website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
A prospective student with a disability is advised to discuss with Student Equity and Disability Support any issues related to his or her ability to successfully meet all the course requirements.
Appropriate adjustments will be made to enhance the participation of students with a disability. For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education, and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this course are articulated in the Course Description, Course Objectives and Generic Skills of this entry.
Last updated: 27 May 2021