Ageing in Society

Shape the future of ageing

  • Become a change agent in the fast-growing and complex field of ageing
  • Learn from leading industry experts across public health, engineering, business and economics and government
  • Gain skills to meet the market demand for ageing knowledge.

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Tackle the challenges of tomorrow and develop new directions and solutions with a graduate degree in ageing, at the University of Melbourne, Australia’s number one university*.

Designed for leaders in aged care and health, business and commerce, and government policy and planning, this program will give you greater understanding of the complex implications of ageing populations and workforces, to then create new frameworks and approaches to the issues. You will be looking at large-scale change and the big picture context along with discipline-specific knowledge derived from research and practice.

*Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016

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Taught by highly regarded experts

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Australia’s leading university

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Interactive learning environment

A network of high-achieving peers


Key dates

Term Applications close Term starts
Term 2, 2018 2 April, 2018 23 April, 2018
Term 3, 2018 25 June 2018 16 Jul - 16 Sep
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