Australia has been in race of best education providing countries from many years. With its top notch education system and mesmerizing landscape it has become the 3rdbiggest country to have largest numbers of international student who willing to study in Australia.
Talk about medical so it wouldn’t be wrong to say that Australia has always been on the top of its game when it comes to medical research and inventions. From cochlear ear to IVF treatment, ultrasounds to heart transplants it has been saving lives from decades.
Also medical is one of the highest paid field as the new statistics from the Australian Tax Office (ATO) has revealed that the top three highest-paying professions in Australia all come from medical backgrounds. Getting into a field of medical is an exciting and life changing experience. It requires lot of hard work and years of education to be a life saver.
Australia has two types of medical programs:
Undergraduate: Students can easily apply for an undergraduate medical program after completing their secondary school/high school. The programs are of five to six years duration in any university of Australia.
Postgraduate: If students have completed bachelor’s degree, then they are eligible for graduate medicine program of four years, two of which are going to be for clinical training.
To help you out finding the best medical universities and courses to Study in Australia, Edvise hub has made a list of top courses offered by top Universities of Australia.
Let’s have a look!
University of Tasmania:
One of the most reputed universities in Australia, The University of Tasmania is best option to study abroad, it offers one of the best medical education and medical research programs. It is located in Tasmania, Australia and offers 5 year MBBS undergraduate program. University of Tasmania also provides the option to its students to complete their last two years at a clinical school. Requirement for admission in MBBS undergraduate program of University of Tasmania is same as other universities student should have qualification equivalent to Australian year 12 also they have to score up to the mark of university’s requirement in ISAT , whereas the IELTS score have to be no less than 7.0. The average fee for MBBS program for international student is around $96,650 per year.
The University of Tasmania also offers wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in biomedical sciences such as Biotechnology, laboratory medicine and public health for students willing to study abroad. Also these are few courses University of Tasmania is famous for. The Average fee is around ($99,244 to $118,631) for the whole program.
University of New South Wales:
University of New South Wales is listed as one of the best education providers in Medical education. It is located in the Sydney suburb of Kensington. It continued its position on 50th in the list of QS World University Rankings for its medical schooling and considered best medical university to study abroad. UNSW claims to have 39,784 students, in which 14,292 are international students.
Similarly UNSW has the same requirements for admission, for undergraduate program students must have education equivalent to Australian year 12, Should pass ISAT with good marks. IELTS requirement is no band less than 6.5 and overall should be 7.0. Students who are willing to study in Australia pays admission and tuition fee in any of these field for undergraduate program is around ($76,380 to $254,880 AUD) and for postgraduate programs it’s around $32,990.
UNSW offers numbers of undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs in the field of medical and biomedical, few of popular courses are Public Health, Forensic Mental Health, Pharmaceutical medicines and Infectious diseases intelligence to study abroad.
James cook university:
James Cook University is located in North Queensland, Australia. It is considered to be the 2nd oldest university in Queensland. It is acknowledge as one of the leading tropical research schools in Australia. JCU’s collage of medicine and dentistry tops the subject ranking in 2017 for medicine. This University is famous among international students who want to study in Australia. IT is the only school in North Australia which offers the full medical courses.
Its MBBS undergraduate programs lasts for 6 years, their clinical placement start with in first year of program and in 5th and 6th year student would experience the clinical school site in cairns, Mackey, Townsville and Darwin. Academic requirements for this program is education equivalent to Australian year 12 with ISAT results. For English Language requirements Students should have Band 3b (7.0) in IELTS. The fee for MBBS program for international student is AUD$55,960 per annum. This MBBS program of JCU is best options for students who want to study abroad.
Apart from MBBS JCU offers different courses in Biomedicine, Dentistry, Public Health and Physiology, for undergraduate and postgraduate programs.