Master of Epidemiology

Ready when you are

Are you ready to make a change? It’s not too late to see where a Western degree can take you. 

Join us for Mid-Year Info Day at our Parramatta City campus on Saturday, 15 May and get started on your journey to university.

Out think superbugs

For over 10 years Western Sydney University has been at the leading edge of medical education. Our passion for learning that makes a difference in the real world is one of the reasons why we are ranked in the Top 2% of universities in the world, and one of the world’s Top 100 young universities. You see, we believe knowledge doesn’t just come from theory but also by being actively involved in the medical field. It’s why we’re involved in collaborative research with clinicians, policy makers and community partners. We’re leaders in health research both nationally and internationally. Because of all this our graduates are highly sought after. Our commitment to being at the forefront of education is evidenced by our Master of Epidemiology degree taught out of Parramatta Campus. Graduates learn vital skills and knowledge to lead the charge in combating disease, improve global health and establish effective public health policy.

Course structure

Our course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

Fees and delivery

Fees: $31,520*

Delivery: On campus, online

Fees: AUD $32,548*

Delivery: On campus

Postgraduate Information Sessions

Advance your career or kick-start it in a new direction with Postgraduate study at Western.

Streaming live from May, we’ll be discussing course content, admission requirements and career outcomes.

Register now for our upcoming Postgraduate Medicine Information Session at 5pm on Wednesday, 16 June to explore where Postgraduate studies can take you.



Start your unlimited journey today.

"The staff are kind and willing to go out of their way to help you. The course provides valuable practical experience and knowledge."

— James Perrett. Bachelor of Health Science (HPE).

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.