Welcome to the
School of Medical, Molecular and Forensic Sciences

We are committed to training critically thinking scientists who are theoretically and practically skilled to be future pathfinders in their chosen fields.

Our mission encompasses research advances that contribute new knowledge in human and animal health, food production, food quality and nutrition, and forensic investigation.

Through our comprehensive curriculum, delivered by teaching scholars and internationally recognised researchers and supported by robust clinical and industry partners, we provide hands-on, experiential learning for all our students.

Our supportive learning environment has been recognised in 2024 with a 5-star rating from the Good Universities Guide for both social equity and student to teacher ratio.

We offer an exciting range of courses in highly relevant disciplines such as Biomedical Science, Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Laboratory Science, Genetics and Molecular Biology, Forensic Biology and Toxicology, Forensic Chemistry and Food Science and Nutrition - at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, with the opportunity to progress to higher degrees by research. 

Our academics are internationally recognised as world leaders in their respective fields. They actively engage in relevant, translational research that integrates into our classroom curricula. This unique approach ensures that our students benefit from the latest advancements and practical insights, as our academics are deeply involved in delivering our courses.

Find out more about medical, molecular and forensic sciences at Murdoch University.