Sydney Medical School facts and figures


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  • World-leading research in cancer, obesity, sleep medicine, pain management, public health and more
  • Almost $215 million income from research grants and more than 3,000 publications in 2014
  • More than 1,600 active researchers
  • More than 1,100 higher degree research students in 2014


  • Over 1,200 students enrolled in the specialist graduate medical program
  • More than 1,500 students enrolled in postgraduate courses

Industry partnerships and international relationships

  • Established interest groups working in and for communities in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Timor Leste and Vietnam
  • Formal links with more than 50 hospitals and care facilities in New South Wales