How to apply

Our coursework programs are designed to complement the Surgical Education and Training (SET) program of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS). They are not qualifications to practice as a specialist surgeon.

The staff of the Discipline of Surgery will be happy to receive enquiries and direct questions or concerns to the appropriate personnel within the Discipline.

Tel: +61 2 9351 3358
Email:

Admission requirements

The Discipline may admit to candidature an applicant who has successfully completed a MB BS University of Sydney (or equivalent) and is currently

  • a registered trainee on the Surgical Education and Training (SET) program of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) (or equivalent); or
  • a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgerons (RACS) (or equivalent); or
  • employed as an intern or resident medical officer. Admission in this category requires a prior interview with, and approval from, the Head of the Discipline of Surgery or his nominee.

How to apply

You can submit your application online by following the relevant links below:

Master of Surgery (by coursework)

Graduate Certificate in Surgical Sciences

Graduate Certificate in Advanced Clinical Skills Surgical Anatomy