|Entry requirements || |
ATAR: 97.2+ Locals & 91.65 Rural (rural applicants realistically should aim for 96+)
Subject prerequisites: no prerequisite subjects
Assumed knowledge: English Standard. English as a Second Language and Fundamentals of English are not considered suitable preparation
UCAT: All applicants must complete an external test (UCAT ANZ) and also complete an interview.
Interview: Interviews are offered based on your selection rank and UCAT ANZ overall score. Interviews are offered to applicants with the highest combined ranking in these two areas. Your results won’t be averaged. You must receive sufficiently high marks on both selection criteria to be successful at this stage. There are approximately 500 interview places for local applicants each year.
UNSW Medicine Interviews are structured (Panel interviews) and cover a wide range of relevant topics. There will be two interviewers who are either academic staff, medical practitioners, or community representatives.
If you’re shortlisted, you must be available to attend an interview in Sydney in person during the interview period, which is listed in Important Dates. Applicants who can’t attend their interview won’t progress further. Selected information from your application form will be shared with your interviewers before your interview.
University of New South Wales (UNSW) medicine interview dates:
Invitations for UNSW Medicine interviews are issued in two phases.
In Phase 1: 15 December 2022 - Interview invitations are sent to selected NSW/ACT applicants, for the December interview round. Applicants who have not been selected or who will be considered again for the January interview round will be e-mailed as well. Phase 1 interviews are conducted from the 19th to the 22nd of December 2022.
In Phase 2: 6 January 2023 - Interview invitations are sent to selected interstate, overseas, and IB applicants, for the January interview round. Applicants who have not been selected will be e-mailed as well. Phase 2 interviews are conducted from 17th to 19th January 2023.