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Rankings

  • #1 in Australia #2 in the world for sport, physical therapy and rehabilitation
  • #2 in Australia and #15 world for nursing
  • #2 in Australia and #18 in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology
  • #2 in Australia and #18 in the world for medicine
  • #3 in Australia and #33 in the world for dentistry
  • #10 in the world for anatomy and physiology
  • *QS Subject Rankings 2018
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Undergraduate medicine and health courses

Our bachelor degrees will kick-start your career in health
As one of the Asia-Pacific region's most highly rated education and research institutions, the University of Sydney will prepare you to play a leading role in health fields in Australia and around the world.

Why study an undergraduate medicine and health course at Sydney?

Studying an undergraduate degree in medicine and health at the University of Sydney will open your horizons to an extensive network of world-leading researchers, institutes and clinical schools in your chosen field. 

  • We offer the largest range of health courses of any Australian university, giving you a variety of ways to pursue your passion. 
  • We also offer you the option to undertake a science degree and major in health, allowing you to gain a broad understanding of health areas before choosing your particular area of interest.
  • You'll be taught by highly respected researchers, practitioners and clinicians, who are dedicated to teaching the next generation of leaders in healthcare.
  • At the University of Sydney, we have the largest range of clinical placement partners in NSW. Clinical placements, fieldwork and service learning are major components of most of our health courses, giving you the opportunity for real-world, hands-on training.
  • Development of our Health Precinct in 2020 will for the first time bring multiple health disciplines together in a purpose-built facility that translates research into education and clinical services.

Watch our video to learn more about medicine and health at the University

Undergraduate degree options

*  This course is offered by the Faculty of Health Sciences.
** This course is offered by the Faculty of Science.

Your pathway to becoming a doctor

We offer different pathways into either a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD).

Double degree pathways

Graduate entry pathways

Please note, entry into these double degree programs is extremely competitive. The majority of students undertake their undergraduate degree first and then apply for either the MD or DMD.

“I have been involved in mentoring programs, started a student society, and participated in a student exchange program where I spent a month volunteering in a developing country.”
Ryen Sadeque, Bachelor of Science (Health)

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