How to apply for medicine course in Australia


A dream doesn’t become reality though magic;
it takes sweat, determination and hard work.

Having dreams as big as becoming a doctor may seem superb and marvelous, but we all know this path is never easy. Even medicine university enrollment takes a long way, in which you must go through several stages before even entering the school to become a full-time med student. If you’re unsure what you have to do, let us, AECC Global to assist you on the application steps of medicine courses so you won’t miss out on anything.

Every year, the admissions get very competitive and intense for the students who wish to enter the top-notch medicine schools.

These are the highly demanded Top 8 Australian Medicine schools that are approved by public service department (JPA) & Malaysian Medical Council (MMC):

  • The University of Newcastle (5 years)
  • The University of New South Wales (6 years)
  • The University of Adelaide (6 years)
  • University of Tasmania (5 years)
  • Monash University (5 years)
  • James Cook University (6 years)
  • Western Sydney University (5 years)
  • The Australian National University (2+4 years)

*Application deadline differs for each university
Note: There is only 1 intake per year for medicine course. So, if you miss it, you will have to wait for another year.

The Journey to apply for medicine course

step 1.

Application with complete documents

SPM/IGCSE results, Pre-U forecast / final results, IELTS (if any), Passport Copy.

step 2.


Register and sit for either 1 of the exam. The results of both exams are based on cohort ranking, it will be assessed for the next step
step 3.

The Interview

If you're shortlisted. Good luck!
step 4.

Submission of final results

Applicable for Pre-U forecast results only. Submit final results once available.
step 5.

Receive an offer or see you next year!

Successful applicants will receive full offer. However, all medicine courses has limited quota for international students.

Note: This is the general medicine admission process. It could vary between different Universities .
If you’re wondering about the annual tuition fees, it ranges from AUD 56,000 ~ AUD 80,000 per year depending on the university you are going to attend.

For those that already obtained your first degree, there is also another option for the enrolment into medicine school, which is the Graduate Entry.

Below are the institutions that accept graduate entry:

  • The Australian National University
  • The University of Sydney
  • University of Melbourne
  • The University of Western Australia
  • The University of Queensland
  • Flinders University

Duration Of Study:- 4 years
Similarly, you will have to sit for an evaluation test and this time, it is called GAMSAT.

Why Studying Medicine at Australia is Your Best Choice?

  1. Excellent reputation
  2. Have most rigorous training programme in the world
  3. Offers more places to international students

There's a Seminar about studying medicine degree in Australia

In conjunction with AECC's Australia Education Fair, we have a FREE Seminar for those who wants to know more on pursuing a degree in medical field. Check it out.

Remember to register!

If you’re still unsure about the process of enrollment into med school, come find your clarity by attending an upcoming medicine-related seminar that will be held by the AECC Global .

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