The latest QS World University's Top 100 Australian Universities for Health Science major

Monash University (Pharmacy)
University of Technology Sydney UTS (Nursing)
University of Melbourne UOM (Medicine)
University of Sydney USYD (Health Sciences)
University of Sydney USYD (Pharmacy)
Deakin University (Nursing)
University of Queensland UQ (Health Sciences)
University of New South Wales UNSW (Medicine)

Course Length

Undergraduate 3-4 years
College 1 year + undergraduate 2 years = 3 years
Master's degree 1-2 years

Intake Date

February, July, November

Entry Requirements

IELTS 6.0~7.0 or equivalent scores in other English tests.

Admission to undergraduate degree requires high school results/ Gaokao result/ Foundation results/ diploma results and graduate certificate.

Admission to postgraduate degree requires bachelor’s graduation, some courses require relevant work experience, diploma graduates in China can apply for bridging courses and then enter the related master degree

Career Direction

Drug development and research, laboratory technicians, community health workers, hospital nurses, midwives, registered nurses, intensive care, nutritionists, physical therapists, various doctors, pharmacists, professional pharmacists, retail pharmacists, etc.

Immigration Advice

Students graduated from a bachelor or master degree who meet the requirements can apply for a graduation working visa for 2 to 3 years. Nurses and pharmacists  are belong to  immigration majors which on the independent skilled immigration list.

Recommended Universities and Popular Courses

Monash University
Master of Nursing Practice
Bachelor of Nursing

Recommended reasons: after graduating from the above two courses, you can register with AHPRA as Division 1 nurses, which can help graduates apply for nurse positions in the private hospitals.

Bachelor of Pharmacy

Recommended reasons: according to the QS Australian pharmacist professional rankings, Monash University’s pharmacist professional ranks the second in the world.

The University of Tasmania
Bachelor Nursing

Recommended reasons: Launceston and Hobart campuses both offer bachelor of nursing courses. Hobart campus offers a two-year undergraduate fast-track course, student with the nursing work experience or related academic qualifications, can be waived for 1 year as credit exemption and complete the degree within 1.5 years.

Bachelor of Pharmacy

Recommended reasons: 100 percentage of the students who graduated from the University of Tasmania-Bachelor of Pharmacy course have obtained the full-time jobs within 4 months after the graduation, this course is the gold medal major of the university.

Deakin University
Bachelor of Nursing

Recommended Reasons: Deakin University’s nursing major has courses in its Melbourne, Geelong, and Warrnambool campuses. Students studying in the campuses other than Melbourne can get extra 5 points for skilled immigrants as regional area place.

Bachelor of Nutrition Science

Recommended reasons: this is one of the Australian Dietitian Association (DAA) certification course, graduates are eligible to become the official members of DAA  certified dietitian programs and get job careers  in various fields.