Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences

University of Otago

Subject area

Medical Studies



3 Years

Total student fees


over 3 Years - details

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This degree programme provides a solid grounding in the principles underlying important areas of modern biological and medical research.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements: A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent.

Detailed requirements: See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees (what you pay) $6,828 $20,485
Government tuition subsidy (what the government pays) $12,825 $38,475
Total $19,653 $58,960

StudyLink website – information about student loans

A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success

Successful course completions 95%

National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $103,168
Earnings range $82,919 - $116,106
In employment 81%
In further study 16%
On a benefit 0%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

The Salvation Army Marie Fitness Endowment Scholarships

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office



$6,000 pa

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Waikato-Tainui Tertiary Education Grants

Provided by:

Waikato Raupatu Lands Trust - Grants Officer



Contribution towards tuition fees only

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607


Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.


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Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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