Entry requirements

Please visit http://mdhs-study.unimelb.edu.au/degrees/master-of-ageing/overview for more information

Months of entry


Course content

The Master of Ageing is a unique fully online course about local and global challenges, and new directions and solutions in the field of ageing. Societal change coupled with relentless technological development demands flexible, responsive and integrative approaches to managing ageing populations and workforces. Given the complexity of this field and its relevance to all populations, the Master of Ageing course is interdisciplinary, intergenerational and international. Subjects are taught by academics and leading industry experts from Australia and around the world in public health, medicine, social work, architecture and design, engineering, business and economics, government, and the arts.

The course is designed to produce leaders in the field of ageing who will be able to develop new approaches and policies that help shift the focus to a more positive and holistic view of ageing. It will provide opportunities to gain practical skills and undertake high-order analysis, using interdisciplinary strategies and cross-cultural comparisons. Graduates will be well placed to take up leadership, advocacy and managerial roles in this rapidly expanding sector.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
18 months

Course contact details

University of Melbourne
+61 3 9035 5511