Master of Applied Science - Medical Physics

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

This program deals with well-established and emerging areas of medical and health physics including: clinical measurement, computing, health physics, instrumentation, medical electronics, medical imaging, physiological monitoring, physics of radiotherapy, radiobiology and radiological imaging sciences. The coursework also contains an introduction to the clinical sciences.

Course Fee:

International: $51,700

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree (or equivalent) with physics major (or related field); applicants with other qualifications (e.g. medical engineering) may enrol with the approval of the course coordinator


144 credit points: Stage 1 is comprised of assessed coursework; Stage 2 is comprised of a program of supervised research and investigation.

Subjects you can Study:

Medical physics

Study Pathways:

Early exit with Graduate Diploma in Medical Physics after satisfactory completion of Stage 1.


The Australasian College of Physical Sciences and Engineers in Medicine (ACPSEM)

Who for:

Those who wish to further their understanding in medical and health physics disciplines for career advancement

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00213J

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gardens Point No info Yes Part time 3 years
Gardens Point No info Yes Full time 1.5 years

Why study with us?

QUT lecturers are industry leaders who will link you to your chosen profession through real experiences and contacts.

Many of our courses offer you the flexibility to expand your knowledge into fields that your degree doesn’t traditionally explore—making study more stimulating and preparing you for a more agile future. You can also choose from an extensive range of double degrees for a competitive advantage that gives you greater variety in your study and career, plus opportunities and networks across two fields. There are also options to study online or undertake a short professional development course through QUTeX to apply quickly in your career.

Be career ready

You will gain experience in labs, studios and clinics, work on real projects as part of your course, and have opportunities to undertake course-related work with industry partners. We are ranked in the top 50 in the world for employer-student connections*.

Lay the groundwork for your entrepreneurial future at QUT. Students are empowered to realise great ideas, launch start-ups and social enterprises. In fact, more founders of start-ups have studied at QUT than any other Queensland university**.

In an increasingly global economy, you can be confident that your QUT qualification will be well regarded. We are ranked in the world’s top 250 universities***.

City-based campuses

Our campuses are located in central Brisbane and offer outstanding facilities including the award-winning Science and Engineering Precinct at Gardens Point campus, as well as a dedicated Creative Industries Precinct and new Education Precinct at Kelvin Grove campus.


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* QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019.

**Startup Muster Report 2018.

***QS World University Rankings 2019.

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