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.
The University of Sydney has been ranked first in the world in the 2017 QS subject rankings for the new category that comprises physical therapy, sports therapy and rehabilitation.
Professor Patrick Brennan has been awarded the first ever Honorary Fellowship from the Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (ASMIRT) for his services to medical imaging research and education.