The University of Melbourne is looking at expanding its collaborations with arts and science colleges in India to offer a three-year B.Sc. (Blended) degree course which integrates the core science disciplines of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
According to a news report in The Hindu, this course’s content, developed by the University of Melbourne in partnership with the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, will be delivered in India through the faculty of the partner institutions. The three-year programme has been designed to prepare graduates for further study in postgraduate sciences and related areas, particularly internationally. B.Sc. (Blended) graduates will be considered for entry into the University of Melbourne M.Sc. programme on equivalent selection criteria to Melbourne B.Sc. graduates.