1. Overview

The Doctor of Medicine (MD) is a four-year program designed to produce graduates who are committed to compassionate, ethical health care and the expansion of medical knowledge.

Approximately 280 places are available for domestic students each year.

Half of these places are filled by students who were accepted into the MD as provisional entry school leavers. These students begin the MD after graduating from an undergraduate program at UQ. 

The remaining places are filled by students from the direct entry for graduates pathway.

All places offered to domestic students are Commonwealth Supported. However, these can be organised into three different categories:

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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

Dictionary of UQ Terminology

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When you come to university you will hear a lot of new terms: here is an explanation of some of them.

Dictionary of UQ Terminology

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