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Master of Medical Laboratory Science (MMLSc)


The Master of Medical Laboratory Science degree is a one year full-time (or two years part-time) research degree involving a supervised investigation in a branch of medical laboratory science. 


Every candidate shall have qualified for the Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science with credit or distinction, or have equivalent qualifications acceptable to the University of Otago's Board of Studies for Medical Laboratory Science.


Candidates submit a supervised thesis which should contain the results of a piece of independent research which might reasonably be expected of a diligent and competent student after not less than twelve months of full-time study.

Further Information

Ruth Helms
Manager, Academic Programmes
University of Otago, Christchurch
PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
Tel 64 3 364 0527