6. How to apply

Applying for UQ's Doctor of Medicine (MD) is easy, but the application process varies, depending on what type of applicant you are.

Provisional entry for school leavers

Provisional entry applicants should apply through the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC) using one or both of the following QTAC codes:

  • QTAC Code 721302 (MD Provisional Entry for School Leavers).
  • QTAC Code 721402 (MD Provisional Entry for School Leavers – Bonded Medical Place). 

If you receive an offer, you will be contacted by UQ Admissions, who will ask you to nominate your preferred undergraduate degree. 

Please refer to the QTAC website for information about application dates.

Direct entry for graduates

Direct entry applicants should apply through the GEMSAS.

Please refer to the GEMSAS website for information about application dates.

Please note we do not interview applicants for the MD. 

Next steps

If you receive an offer to study with us and choose to accept, congratulations!

Shortly after accepting you will receive an enrolment pack with instructions about enrolment, how to pay your fees, and other information about studying the Doctor of Medicine.

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Provisional entry for school leavers 

If you are a current school leaver and wish to apply for UQ's Doctor of Medicine (MD), submit your application online through the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC).
 


Apply to QTAC
 

Direct entry for graduates

If you have already completed bachelor degree or equivalent and wish to apply for UQ's Doctor of Medicine (MD), submit your application through the Graduate Entry Medical School Admissions System (GEMSAS).


Apply to GEMSAS

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