Sydney Medical School

As one of the Asia Pacific region's most highly rated education and research institutions, Sydney Medical School offers unparalleled opportunities to study medicine in Australia.

Our graduates play leading roles in health fields around the world and our research investigates diseases which affect millions of lives, including cancer, obesity, chronic disease and ageing, neurosciences and mental health, infectious diseases, and reproductive, maternal and child health.


Rural training hubs

5 reasons to study medicine at the University of Sydney

Sydney Medical School is ranked number one in Australia and 15 globally in the QS World University Rankings, but that’s not the only reason why students from all over the world come here to study medicine. Learn more about Australia's top medical school.

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children with FASD

Responding to fetal alcohol impacts in children

Children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) are more likely to fail at school, have attention problems and talk about killing themselves, according to their teachers, says University of Sydney research.

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Boosting jobs in regional Australia

Boosting jobs key to unlocking doctor shortage

"We need a bigger rural medical career training pipeline for doctors who want to work in regional and rural areas, long term." Hear from Dr Mark Arnold, head of the University of Sydney's School of Rural Health.

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