Melbourne MD application timeline announced

30 March 2016

Melbourne MD application timeline for 2017 Intake

University of Melbourne MD
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  • Application deadline: June 23, 2016
  • Last date to sit MCAT for 2017 intake: June 2, 2016
  • Last date to submit MCAT results: July 16, 2016
  • Interview offers released: August 15, 2016
  • Deadline to accept interview (online acceptance): August 20, 2016
  • Interviews (via Skype): August 29 – September 2, 2016
  • Applicants not shortlisted for interview notified: September 12 – 16, 2016
  • Offers of admission begin to be issued: October 21, 2016
  • Deadline to accept offer or submit deferral request: November 5, 2016
  • Deadline to meet any conditions of offer: November 11, 2016
  • Enrollment deadline for non-conditional offered applicants: December 16, 2016
  • Enrollment deadline for conditional offered applicants: January 12, 2017
  • First day of class: TBA

About the Melbourne Doctor of Medicine Program

The Melbourne MD is a four-year, graduate-entry medical program that builds on the University of Melbourne’s reputation for excellence in teaching and research. It enables students to become outstanding medical practitioners who will excel as world-class leaders in their chosen field.
Program: Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Semester intake: February
Duration: 4 years
Application deadline: June 23, 2016

Entry Requirements for the Melbourne MD Program

To apply to the Melbourne MD, eligible Canadian applicants must have

  • successfully completed an undergraduate degree in any discipline at a recognized university;
  • completed prerequisite second-year university subjects (one each) in anatomy, physiology and biochemistry. Subjects from overseas universities will be considered on a case-by-case basis; and
  • completed the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) or the Graduate Australian Medical School Admission Test (GAMSAT).

The selection of eligible international applicants is based on the following:

  • Academic record: grade point average (GPA) from a completed three-year (or more) university degree in any discipline (with prerequisites met and studies completed within the last 10 years)
  • Test results in an aptitude test, MCAT or GAMSAT: MCAT test results from January 2014 to May 2016 (inclusive) will be accepted for those applying for the 2017 intake. Applicants sitting the MCAT test more than once within this date range may choose which set of scores to include with their application
  • Structured multi-mini interview (MMI)

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Contact OzTREKK’s Australian Medical Schools Admissions Officer Courtney Frank for more information about how to apply to the Melbourne MD program. Email Courtney at or call toll free in Canada at 1-866-986-7355.