The Faculty of Health Sciences is known for world-leading health sciences education and research. We offer bold, innovative programs in six allied health professions at undergraduate and graduate entry level, as well as a general health sciences degree. We are ranked number one in the world for sport, physical therapy and rehabilitation (QS subject rankings 2017). Our research ranks ‘well above world class' (Excellence in Research for Australia level 5) and we rank 33rd in the world for health (T.H.E. World University Rankings 2015/16). We have several research centres focused on improving health outcomes in specialist areas.


10 tips to eat the Mediterranean way

What constitutes a Mediterranean diet? Health Sciences PhD researcher Sue Radd lists 10 ways you can incorporate this prevention-style diet into your daily routine.

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6 things we discovered about studying exercise and sports science

6 things we discovered about studying exercise and sports science

We asked exercise and sport science student, Ali McGill, 15 questions about studying exercise and sport science at the University of Sydney – why she chose it, what she likes about it, and what surprised her most about university life.

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Our research is driven by the big picture

NHMRC Success

Researchers from the Faculty of Health Sciences have been awarded fellowships and are involved in two new centres of excellence under the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council funding.

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