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Curtin’s five-year direct-entry medical degree is the only undergraduate entry program in Western Australia and has a strong emphasis on primary care, which will position graduates well for rural and remote practice, as well as outer suburban locations, where there is an acute shortage of doctors.
Minimum ATAR of 95 or equivalent year 12 studies
Curtin University Medical Interview, MMI style.
Applicants are ranked and selected for interview based on the weighted sum of their academic merit score (ATAR or equivalent) and their UCAT ANZ score (out of 3600) in the ratio of 60:40. Please note this course is very competitive, with limited places available. Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee you an offer of an interview or a place in the course. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an offer of an interview.
If you have or expecting to receive a medical interview offer for Curtin University (Medicine) then you should consider:
Curtin Medicine Interview 2020 dates for 2021 Medical Entry
You can download a detailed guide for the Cutin University medical program including all of the important dates for 2021 program here: Download Curtin University Medical School Information PDF
Essential: Chemistry ATAR, or equivalent. Demonstrate an academic score based on a minimum ATAR of 95 or equivalent year 12 studies (including bonus point schemes such as Curtin StepUp for rural, socioeconomic disadvantage and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students). Curtin Medicine admission requirements
Undertake the UCAT ANZ.
Indigenous applicants are not required to sit the UCAT ANZ.
Demonstrate qualifications satisfying Curtin Medical School's English entry requirements.
For more information, applicants should refer to the Curtin website.
Applicants using the IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System) require a minimum IELTS overall band score of 7.0 (minimum band of 7.0) or equivalent.
Desirable: Study in one of the following Mathematics ATAR courses is desirable: Mathematics Applications, Mathematics Methods, Mathematics Specialist, or equivalent.
Applicants for the Curtin University MBBS degree must be Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents or New Zealand citizens who have successfully completed year 12 with a Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) or an equivalent senior secondary qualification and have an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR), or equivalent.
Applicants will be required to meet the MBBS specific academic standards.
Currently, international applicants are not eligible to apply.
Applicants will be ranked based on the following categories:
School leavers (predicted ATAR and UCAT)
Non-school leavers (notional ATAR from previous tertiary studies and UCAT)
Curtin course switchers (Course Weighted Average from current studies and UCAT).
Top-ranked applicants will be invited to attend a Multiple Mini Interview (MMI).
Applicants for this course should refer to the Curtin website for more information on specific admission requirements for Medicine
Please note, the above information is just a short summary of the admission guide into Medicine at Curtin University. We highly encourage to read the full information if you are considering applying for this course. For full details of the course simply click on the university logo below.