Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

PhD / Doctorate

Duration

48 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

English

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with our UQ Doctor of Medicine program, offering a world-class medical education that prepares you for diverse healthcare settings globally. With a focus on hands-on experience and active learning, this program equips you with the skills and knowledge essential for modern medical practice.

Overview

Immerse yourself in a supportive ‘learning community’ throughout the program, where you’ll receive comprehensive training in fundamental medical sciences, clinical skills, and professional development. From foundational concepts in Year 1 to immersive clinical experiences in hospital and community settings in Year 3, culminating in a dedicated Transition to Practice term, you’ll be well-prepared for the challenges of medical practice and the transition to internship/residency.

Admission Requirements

  • Provisional Entry (for school leavers) or Graduate Entry (for university graduates)
  • Adjusted ATAR of 95 (or equivalent) for provisional entry
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) with a minimum GPA of 5.0 on a 7-point scale for graduate entry
  • Competitive UCAT ANZ or GAMSAT/MCAT scores
  • Multiple mini-interview (MMI) assessment
  • Completion of prerequisite courses and English language proficiency requirements
  • Foundations of Medicine
  • Developing Skills in Medicine
  • Clinical Immersion
  • Advanced Practice
  • Transition to Practice

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $91,819
  • Domestic:$12,720

Future Career Outcomes

Our program produces clinically excellent medical graduates who are not only skilled professionals but also compassionate caregivers. Alumni have pursued successful careers in various medical fields, including general practice, specialized medicine, surgery, medical research, and public health. The program’s emphasis on active learning and clinical experience aligns with the evolving demands of the healthcare industry, ensuring graduates are well-equipped for the dynamic healthcare landscape.

Visa Requirements:

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