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Medicine and health

Ranked 1st in Australia for medicine and 1st in the world for sports-related disciplines and 2nd for nursing in Australia*

Health is one of the fastest-growing sectors in Australia and around the world. Our postgraduate courses are taught by experts in their field across medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, health sciences, and nursing, and will give you specialised knowledge and skills for the next step in your career. 

We offer the largest range of health degrees of any Australian university, giving you many rewarding career options to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and communities every day. 

Postgraduate study has led Carrie to bring global health ideas to Australia

*QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017

Launch your career in medicine and health at the University of Sydney

We offer a range of two-year courses in allied health, nursing, and pharmacy, available to students from any undergraduate degree. If you're thinking about a career change, a graduate entry master's course puts you on the fast-track to a professional health career.