When are the application deadlines?
Variable; however, candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible before the deadline. Most OzTREKK students begin their applications in January / February for the following February / March start date.
What are the average marks for entry?
Average marks for entry varies by university. Most eligible candidates have a high school diploma with an overall average of approximately 93%. Click on a university above for university-specific entry requirements.
Which university is best?
The Australian universities OzTREKK represent are ranked highly by higher education ranking systems. Each dental program is known by the quality of its education, its state-of-the-art facilities, and by its specialties e.g., rural and remote dentistry. Deciding which program to undertake is usually a personal choice, but chatting with OzTREKK’s dentistry admissions officer is usually the best place to start!
What are the average marks for entry?
Varies by university and program chosen. Most eligible candidates have a high school diploma with an overall average of approximately 65% – 75%.
Can I stay in Australia to practice?
While graduates are eligible to continue the steps to practice in Australia, it is imperative to understand the visa process that is associated with continuing to live and work in Australia. Find out more about staying in Australia to practice law.
Chiropractic What’s the difference between a Bachelor / Master / Doctor of Chiropractic?
Students who are graduating from high school or with some college/university studies can apply to the Bachelor of Chiropractic Science as a pathway into the Master of Chiropractic. Students who complete the Bachelor of Chiropractic Science pathway are granted credit and can complete the Master of Chiropractic program in 2 years.
Macquarie’s Master of Chiropractic degree is comparable to Doctor of Chiropractic programs in Canada and in the United States. The added bonus for Canadian students is the transferability of the Australian Master of Chiropractic degree for those who wish to return home to practice in Canada.
Additionally, Macquarie University has competitive international student tuition fees in comparison to the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College’s program fees.
Chiropractic What is the application deadline?
Applications are assessed on a rolling-admissions basis (first come, first served). Most OzTREKK students begin their applications in the spring for the following February start date.
Chiropractic What are the average marks for entry into the Bachelor of Chiropractic Science?
You must have a high school high school diploma with Grade 12 English and a minimum GPA of 75% to be competitive. The following subjects are recommended: mathematics, chemistry, biology and physics at the high school level.
Most eligible candidates have an overall average of approximately 75% or higher. Keep in mind entry is competitive and meeting minimum GPA requirements do not guarantee entry.
From High School Can I stay in Australia to practice?
Canadians who graduate from an Australian Bachelor of Pharmacy / Bachelor of Pharmacy Honours program are eligible to continue the steps to practice in Australia; however, it is imperative to understand the visa process that is associated with continuing to live and work in Australia. Please visit Practicing pharmacy in Australia for more information.
From High School What are the average marks for entry?
This varies by university and program chosen. Most eligible candidates have a high school diploma with an overall average of approximately 70% – 80%. But keep in mind meeting GPA requirements does not guarantee entry as these programs can be competitive.
Dentistry What’s the difference between bachelor / master / doctor in the degree title?
Bachelor dentistry degrees are considered undergraduate degrees and are open to students who have a high school diploma. Master (or doctor) dentistry degrees are considered graduate degrees; therefore, candidates must hold an undergraduate degree to qualify for entry.
While the Doctor of Dental Surgery / Doctor of Dental Medicine has “doctor” in its title, it is considered a master’s degree. A doctorate degree is considered a research degree (PhD).
Both bachelor and master (or doctor) dentistry degrees allow the graduate to practice dentistry.