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Graduate entry to MD (domestic applicants)

 

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Why Choose the MD at UWA

Why choose the MD at UWA?


GAMSAT thresholds

GAMSAT thresholds for domestic applicants to the MD


GAMSAT and GPA averages (previous year's)

GAMSAT and GPA averages



Chere are Graduate Pathways available for domestic graduates for the Doctor of Medicine (MD).  

Applicants apply for the MD through GEMSAS.  2017 applications (for 2018 entry) closed on 31 May in accordance with the GEMSAS timeline

Doctor of Medicine (MD):

  • 4-year postgraduate medical course
  • Commenced in 2014

Quota:

For domestic students the total intake each year is 209 places, which includes various sub quotas: 

70% of total places are allocated for Direct Pathway Students with 30% of places available for Graduate Pathway students. Due to transitional arrangements taking place in the 2017-18 and 2018-19 admissions cycles, the number of places available for graduate entry into these cohorts will be fewer than 30%.

Entry Requirements:

  • Completion of a UWA bachelor degree or equivalent
  • A minimum GPA of 5.5 from the most recent three years (FTE) of valid study
  • Sit GAMSAT and obtain a suitable score.
  • Interview (which must be undertaken in Perth and in-person)
  • English Language Competency
  • There is no 10 year rule therefore applicants who completed their bachelor degree more than 10 years ago remain eligible to apply for the MD

Pre-requisite subjects:

Application Process:

  • Applications will be made through GEMSAS.  2017 applications (for 2018 entry) will open and close in accordance with the GEMSAS timeline.

Final Ranking:

  • Final ranking for non-rural applicants to the MD will be based equally on GAMSAT, GPA and Interview
  • Final ranking for rural applicants to the MD will be based equally on GAMSAT, GPA, Interview and a Rurality Ranking

Deferral:

  • Applicants to the MD are not able to defer their place in the course except under exceptional circumstances.

Course Commencement:

  • Commencement including a compulsory orientation is planned for 22 January 2018. 

Curriculum:

Registration upon completion of the MD:

Becoming an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon (OMS):

 

 
 
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