Courses available / How to Apply

Hudson Institute of Medical Research has an excellent reputation for its student programs. Students are encouraged to further their qualifications and experience through research opportunities.


Research programs

1) Postgraduate research: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) / Master of Biomedical Science

2) Fourth year research:    Honours programs

Non-Monash University students

While Hudson Institute students predominantly come from Monash University, we also welcome applications from other Australian Universities and overseas.  In addition to the above information, you will need to provide details of courses you have studied and a certified transcript of your academic record so we can give you appropriate credit. In general, if you are eligible for Honours at your current institution, then Monash will also accept you. It is best to email either of the contacts below so we can assist you with transferring your candidature to Monash.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities (UROP)

Interested in part time work at Hudson Institute whilst you finish your degree? Hudson Institute participates in the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP). See their website for details on how to apply or contact Michael Gantier ( UROP is a scheme designed to give undergraduate students an early opportunity to experience real life in a research laboratory and gain insight into careers in biomedical research.

More information

Postgraduate Student Administration:
Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours): Dr Tony White (
Bachelor of Science (Honours):  Associate Professor Mark Hedger  (
Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours): Pianca Schwarz (