Bachelor of Radiation Therapy (BRT) 36 months Undergraduate Program By University of Otago |Top Universities
Program Duration

36 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

45,728 NZDTuition Fee/year

Application Deadline

15 Nov, 2023Application Deadline

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Program overview

Main Subject

Medicine Related Studies

Degree

Other

Study Level

Undergraduate

Study Mode

On Campus

Radiation therapy uses radiation to treat disease. Most patients receiving radiation therapy are cancer patients. It’s a highly skilled profession and, because cancer affects so many people, qualified radiation therapists are in demand. A degree in radiation therapy is a great choice. It combines a variety of learning from health science to technology, patient care and teamwork. It is taught from the Wellington campus of the University of Otago, next to Wellington Hospital. Students go on clinical placements at cancer centres around the country.  Candidates will normally be required to complete the programme in five years or fewer.  The Radiation Therapy Board of Studies and Examinations may grant such credits and exemptions as it deems appropriate for work done previously by a candidate.

Program overview

Main Subject

Medicine Related Studies

Degree

Other

Study Level

Undergraduate

Study Mode

On Campus

Radiation therapy uses radiation to treat disease. Most patients receiving radiation therapy are cancer patients. It’s a highly skilled profession and, because cancer affects so many people, qualified radiation therapists are in demand. A degree in radiation therapy is a great choice. It combines a variety of learning from health science to technology, patient care and teamwork. It is taught from the Wellington campus of the University of Otago, next to Wellington Hospital. Students go on clinical placements at cancer centres around the country.  Candidates will normally be required to complete the programme in five years or fewer.  The Radiation Therapy Board of Studies and Examinations may grant such credits and exemptions as it deems appropriate for work done previously by a candidate.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

80+
6+
50+
12+
1190+
176+
24+
74+
GCE A Levels must normally achieve at least 3 A Level passes with at least one grade at level C or above to be considered for admission at entrance level.
15 Nov 2023
3 Years
Jul
Feb

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

8,796 NZD
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International Students

45,728 NZD
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