Admissions - Important dates for 2016 admission

  1. Doctor of Medicine - graduate entry
  2. Double Degree Medicine - undergraduate entry

1. Admission Timeline - Doctor of Medicine - Graduate Entry

2017 entry - Domestic Applicants

Note:
1) Dates below are subject to change
2) Times and dates listed below are Sydney, Australia time
3) Last updated: 12 August 2016

2016 Date Event
April Mon 4

QAS applications open

NOTE:

1.  For 2017 entry, the designated period for submitting a QAS application is between 4 April and 14 June 2016.

2.  Sydney Medical School and the Faculty of Dentistry recommend that MD and/or DMD applicants do not submit a QAS application to the UAC until they have read and understood the information outlined in the Admissions Guide 2017.
 

Wed 13
(after 4pm)

The Admissions Guide 2017 will be available online.
May Mid-late May GAMSAT results released.
  Wed 18 Sydney Student online domestic applications open
   

Post-graduate Information Evening. For more details and registration please click here.

 June Tue 14

UAC Qualifications Assessment Service applications close at 12am (midnight).

NOTE: For 2017 entry, the designated period for submitting a QAS application is between 4 April and 14 June 2016. No late applications will be considered.

  Wed 15

Sydney Student online applications close 10am.

NOTE: No late applications will be considered.

  Tue 21

Supporting documents must be received by UAC.

Supporting documents must be received by the University Admissions Office.

NOTE: Any documents received after the stipulated deadline will not be considered or processed. It is your responsibility to ensure that the documents are received by the deadline.

 July

Early-mid July

A research trial of Situational Judgment Tests (SJT)s to be held.

  From 29 July Online confirmation page to be completed by applicants.

The projected minimum GAMSAT cut-off score for standard admission to the MD Program in 2017 is 68. The projected minimum cut-off score for admission through the special admission scheme for rural applicants is 56.

The projected minimum GAMSAT cut-off score for standard admission to the DMD Program in 2017 is 60. The projected minimum cut-off score for admission through the special admission scheme for rural applicants is 54.
 August

Friday 12

Interview invitations sent via email.

The minimum GAMSAT cut-off score for standard admission to the MD Program in 2017 is 68. The minimum cut-off score for admission through the special admission scheme for rural applicants is 56.

The minimum GAMSAT cut-off score for standard admission to the DMD Program in 2017 is 60. The minimum cut-off score for admission through the special admission scheme for rural applicants is 54.

 August-September

Mon 29 August - Thu 22 September

Face-to-face MMI interviews to take place.

Note: Mondays will be PM only, and no Fridays nor weekends sessions. The interview schedule is subject to change.
 September

On or around Wed 28

Skype MMI for domestic interviewees with exceptional circumstances to be held.

 

Late September or early October

Additional interview for applicants with exclusion record and/or former medical or dental students.

October Late October

First round offers made for the MD. Offers may continue to be made until January 2017.

  Late October

First round offers made for the DMD. Offers may continue to be made until February 2017.

November Sun 30 Deadline for deferment requests
2017    
January Fri 6 Students who are made a conditional offer must ensure that the required documents have been received by the University.
  TBA Offers for the MD may continue to be made until January 2017
  TBA NSW Ministry of Health compliance checks.
  TBA Sydney Student online enrolment.
  Mon 30 Commencement of the MD and DMD course for 2017 intake.
February TBA Offers for DMD domestic may continue to be made until February 2017.

2017 entry - International Applicants

Note:
1) Dates below are subject to change
2) Times and dates listed below are Sydney, Australia time
3) Last updated: 13 April 2016

2016 Date     Event
March 19 GAMSAT test day.
April Wed 13 (after 4pm) The Admissions Guide 2017 will be available online.
May Mid-late May GAMSAT results released.
  Wed 18

Sydney Student online applications open.

 

Information evening.

  Fri 20 Last test date to sit MCAT for 2017 entry.
June Wed 22

Sydney Student online applications will close 10am.

 

Tue 28

Supporting documents from applicants must be received by the University Admissions Office.

July

Early-mid July

A research trial of Situational Judgement Tests (SJT)s to be held

 

Mid July

Interview invitations will be sent via email

August

Mon 1 - Wed 10

Skype MMIs for international applicants.

  TBA Additional interview for applicants with exclusion record and/or former medical or dental students.
  Late august

First round offers made for MD and DMD.

Offers may continue to be made until December 2016.

December TBA

Offers for the MD may continue to be made until December 2016.

2017

   
January Fri 6 Students who are made a conditional offer must ensure that the required documents have been received by the University.
  TBA Offers for DMD may continue to be made until January 2017.
  TBA NSW Ministry of Health compliance checks.
  TBA Sydney Student online enrolment.

Mon 30 Commencement of course for 2017 intake.

2. Timeline for admission - Double Degree Medicine - Undergraduate entry

Please see the Double Degree Medicine page for details.