Griffith Medical School scholarships available
If you’ve applied to Griffith Medical School‘s MD program, don’t forget to apply for the Pro Vice Chancellor (Health) Graduate Entry Scholarship in Medicine!
The Pro Vice Chancellor (Health) Graduate Entry Scholarship in Medicine is available to high-achieving graduates applying for the Doctor of Medicine program at Griffith University for the January 2016 commencement. Please note the application deadline is October 31 (October 30).
Level of study: Postgraduate
Citizenship: Citizen of a country other than Australia or New Zealand
Award value and benefits: $20,000 in total (four tuition payments of $5,000 each year for four years)
Duration: Up to 4 years of study
Programs of study: Doctor of Medicine
Applications close: October 31, 2015 (October 30)
The Griffith School of Medicine is known for its innovation and excellence in medical research and education. Griffith medicine students will develop communication skills and learn about the art and science of medicine in its wider social and ethical context. The program comprises extensive clinical placements in health care facilities ranging from rural settings through to the brand new Gold Coast University Hospital.
Griffith Medical School Doctor of Medicine
Program: Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Campus Location: Gold Coast, Queensland
Program Duration: 4 years
Semester Intake: January each year
Next Intake: January 2016
Application Deadline: October 31, 2015 (OzTREKK NOTE: All Griffith MD application documents must be at the OzTREKK office by noon on Friday, October 30, 2015 in order for your complete Griffith Medical School application to be submitted on time.)
Entry Requirements for Canadians
The Doctor of Medicine (MD) program at Griffith Medical School is a graduate-entry program. As such, all applicants are to have completed or be in the final year of completing an undergraduate degree before they are eligible to apply for entry.
Applicants to the MD are encouraged from all degree backgrounds.
The medical selection criteria comprise three essential components:
1. Completion of a bachelor degree achieving an overall GPA of 5.00 or above on a 7-point scale
2. Performance in the Graduate Medical School Admission Test (GAMSAT) or MCAT. Applicants must achieve a minimum score of 50 in each GAMSAT section; MCAT scores are required to be no more than two years old at the time of application and the minimum score for applications to be considered further is 8/8/8 or 123 in each section.
3. Performance in the Griffith University Multi-Station Admissions Assessment (GUMSAA).