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Overview

If you are enrolled in an accredited postgraduate course of study in medicine at another institution, you may apply to undertake a unit or units of study at the University of Sydney which can be credited to your course requirements.

International applicants will need approval from their home institution.

Domestic applicants will need approval from their home institution and evidence of current fee status at their home institution.

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Entry, fees, funding & how to apply

Depends on your qualification, citizenship status
The details on this page based on your selections are a guide only, and are subject to change.

Your admission criteria

English language proficiency

Find out if you need to prove English language proficiency (depends on your country of origin and educational background).

For academic requirements check the ‘Admission criteria’ section on this page.

Your fee

How to apply

Applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the faculty.

Semester 1 - 20 February of the same year.

Semester 2 - 8 July of the same year.

We strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible, offers are made on a rolling basis and places are limited.

Separate scholarship deadlines apply. Please check the scholarships website for details.

Overseas applicants may apply

(i) directly to the University, or

(ii) through a University overseas representative (education agent).

Semester 1 - 31 January of the same year.

Semester 2 - 30 June of the same year.

We strongly encourage international applicants to apply as early as possible to allow time for visa and travel arrangements.

Separate scholarship deadlines apply. Please check the scholarships website for details.

Admission criteria

You must be enrolled for the current academic year in an accredited postgraduate course of study in medicine at another institution. Your admission to a unit or units of study at the University of Sydney is subject to approval, which may include the fulfilment of prerequisites in previous study or your professional experience, and availability.

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