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We offer research training to Masters students in certain fields, particularly bioinformatics and computational biology

Our research teams host students undertaking the research component of University of Melbourne Masters of Science courses, typically:

Interested students should contact the relevant course coordinator to discuss entry requirements and research opportunities.

You can also view examples of student projects offered by our research teams.


Master of Science students who undertake a project at the Institute for research course credit and have an H2A or above academic standard in their previous year may be eligible for the Alan W Harris Scholarship. This provides each student with an allowance of $5000, paid while undertaking the course.



Projects available for Masters

The following research projects are available for Masters study in 2019. Please contact project supervisors to discuss Masters research opportunities. View full student project list