Allied Health

Entry into Medical Science

Medical science – the science of dealing with the maintenance of health and the prevention and treatment of disease


ENTRY
There are one pathways to medical science in Australia:
Undergraduate degree: 3 years Full Time, 6 years Part time

In order to apply you must have one of the two options:
School leaver: Completed secondary education with either OP/ENTER/ATAR/UAI/RANK/TER
Non standard: Completed atleast one year of full time tertiary study

Certain universities have certain subject requirements. Make sure you have fufilled this criteria or you may not be considered for a place.

University requirements when applying for Medical Science as a domestic applicant

Queensland (QTAC)
Queensland University of Technology- Bachelor of Biomedical Science
School leaver: OP 12/ Rank 77
Prerequisites
:
English (4,SA); Maths B (4,SA); Chemistry (4,SA)
Quota: ** places
James Cook University – Bachelor of Medical Sciences
School leaver: OP15/Rank 70
Prerequisites
:
English (4,SA); Chemistry (4,SA); Maths B (4,SA)

Quota: ** places
Griffith University – Bachelor of Biomedical Science (normal or accelerated)School leaver:
OP 10/Rank 81(normal) 3/96 (accelerated)
Prerequisites:
English (4,SA); Maths B (4,SA)
Quota: ** places
University of The Sunshine Coast – Bachelor of Biomedical ScienceSchool leaver: OP 15/Rank 70
Prerequisites:
English; Maths A, B or C; at least one of the sciences (preferably Chemistry)

Quota: ** places

New South Wales (UAC)
University of Sydney – Bachelor of Medical Science
School Leaver: ATAR of 92.05
Prerequisites:
None
Quota: ** places
Charles Sturt University – Bachelor of Medical Science
School leaver: ATAR of 70
Prerequisites:
Currently no secondary school subjects are prerequisites for admission
Quota: ** places
Macquarie University – Bachelor of Medical Science
School leaver: ATAR of 80.25
Prerequisites:
Currently no secondary school subjects are prerequisites for admission
Quota: ** places
University of New England – Bachelor of Biomedical Science
School leaver: ATAR of 72.55
Prerequisites:
Currently no secondary school subjects are prerequisites for admission
Quota: ** places
University of New South Wales – Bachelor of Medical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 94.7
Prerequisites:
Currently no secondary school subjects are prerequisites for admission
Quota: ** places
University of Technology Sydney – Bachelor of Medical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 90
Prerequisites:
Currently no secondary school subjects are prerequisites for admission
Quota: ** places
University of Western Sydney – Bachelor of Medical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 73.7
Prerequisites:
Currently no secondary school subjects are prerequisites for admission
Quota: ** places
University of Wollongong – Bachelor of Medical Health Science

School leaver: ATAR of 82
Prerequisites:
Currently no secondary school subjects are prerequisites for admission
Quota: ** places

Victoria (VTAC)
Australian Catholic University – Bachelor of Medical Science
School leaver: ATAR of 90
Prerequisites:
Chemistry to the level of at least a minor. NSW: Chemistry or equivalent; or successful completion of a tertiary chemistry bridging course.
Quota: ** places
Deakin University – Bachelor of Biomedical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 86.5
Prerequisites:
Units 3 and 4–a study score of at least 25 in English (ESL) or 20 in any other English, and a study score of at least 20 in one of biology, chemistry or physics.
Quota: ** places
Monash University – Bachelor of Biomedical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 92.7
Prerequisites:
Units 3 and 4–a study score of at least 35 in English (ESL) or 30 in any other English, a study score of at least 25 in chemistry and in one of physics, mathematical methods (either) or specialist mathematics.
Quota: ** places
RMIT University – Bachelor of Biomedical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 73.55
Prerequisites:
Units 3 and 4–English (any), chemistry and mathematics (any) or physics.
Quota: ** places
Swinburne University of Technology – Bachelor of Biomedical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 72.35
Prerequisites:
Units 3 and 4-a study score of at least 20 in each of English (any) and in mathematics (any).
Quota: ** places
University Of Ballarat – Bachelor of Biomedical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 56.5
Prerequisites:
Units 3 and 4a study score of at least 20 in English (any), mathematics (any) and in one of biology, chemistry or physics.
Quota: ** places
Victoria University- Bachelor of Biomedical Science

School leaver: ATAR of 60.8
Prerequisites:
Units 3 and 4–a study score of at least 20 in English (any).
Quota: ** places

La Trobe University – Bachelor of Biomedical Science
School leaver: Rank 67.3
Prerequisites:
Units 3 and 4–a study score of at least 25 in English (ESL) or 20 in any other English, and a study score of at least 20 in one of biology, chemistry or physics.
Quota: ** places

South Australia (SATAC)
University of Adeliade –Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science)
School leaver: Rank **
Prerequisites:
Chemistry AND one of either Biology, Geology, Mathematical Methods, Mathematical Studies, Physics, Psychology or Specialist Mathematics
Quota: ** places
University of South Australia –Bachelor of Medical Science

School leaver: Rank **
Prerequisites:
None
Quota: ** places
Flinders University- Bachelor of Medical Science

School leaver: Rank **
Prerequisites:
None
Quota: ** places