Welcome to the School of Rural Health.

The School of Rural Health is a rural clinical school of the University of Sydney with campuses in Dubbo and Orange.

Medical students in Years 3 or 4 of the Sydney Medical Program can experience what it’s like to live and work in rural NSW for at least one year. Learn more about how a Rural Clinical Placement can benefit you.

Live with us


Learn with us

Undertake a rural clinical year and you'll enjoy both state of the art learning facilities and a great lifestyle at the School of Rural Health's leafy Orange or Dubbo campuses.

Learn with us



Broaden your horizons and experience the unique hands-on opportunities that rural medicine can provide. Learn more about Rural Clinical Placements and find out how to apply.

Teach with us


Teach with us

Inspire and mentor the next generation of medical professionals. If you are a clinician, educator or researcher, become a tutor at the School of Rural Health and and help shape the future of rural medicine.