Education & Training

Come and study at Burnet - education and capacity building are a major focus across the Institute at Honours, Masters and PhD levels.

Come and study at Burnet

Honours student Dimitri Kontos talks about what’s great about studying at Burnet.

Burnet is a great place to further your education.

Students from Australian and international universities are actively involved in independent research projects across all our program areas.

We place great emphasis on undergraduate and postgraduate study, with the aim of providing high-quality research training in areas related to public health, basic and translational (applied) science in infectious diseases, immunology and virology.

We also offer programs in international and public health, as well as hosting international research students (mostly PhD students) who are mainly enrolled in major universities within Victoria

Burnet is also renowned for delivering quality short courses and accredited Master of Public Health units.

Come and study at Burnet in 2018!

Education Officer, Dr Raffi Gugasyan talks about the great study opportunities here!

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Doctor Raffi Gugasyan

Education Officer, Chair of Research Students Committee, Coordinator of Higher Degrees by Research




Burnet is a recognised provider of Master of Public Health Units and international health short courses

Burnet delivers a range of Master of Public Health Units and also Short Courses that offer outstanding insights into the latest public health issues facing vulnerable communities in developing countries.

There is a wide range of courses suitable for those considering working in resource poor settings as well as government and health workers, nurses, doctors, nutritionists, laboratory technicians and pharmacists.

Find out more about our Master of Public Health Units and Short Courses.

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Sieyin Phung

Project Manager, and Education & Training