CQUniversity Australia

Bachelor of Medical Science (Pathway to Medicine)

CQUniversity Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00219C

Designed for school leavers, CQUniversity's Bachelor of Medical Science (Pathway to Medicine) is an ideal study option if you are seeking a rewarding career in medicine. This innovative course provides a provisional entry pathway into The University of Queensland's regionally based Doctor of Medicine program and will equip you with relevant skills and knowledge in science, biomedical science and health so that you are well prepared for further medical study and your medical career.


23 units (144 credit points)


  • Medical science

Standard entry requirements

  • ATAR:95To be eligible to apply for entry to this course, you must be graduating high school, at your first attempt, in the year of application. For example, you must graduate high school in 2022 to be eligible to apply for entry in Term 1, 2023. To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must demonstrate:Prerequisites: English (Units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent
  • Mathematical Methods (Units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent
  • And One of Biology, Chemistry, Physics (Units 3 & 4, C) or equivalent.A competitive University Clinical Aptitude Test for Australia and New Zealand (UCAT ANZ) aggregate score
  • AndA multiple mini interview (MMI).You will need to sit the UCAT ANZ before you apply for this course. The minimum required UCAT ANZ aggregate score depends on the performance of applicants and available places in the course.Entry is competitive with limited places available. Shortlisted applicants must attend a multiple mini interview.Meeting the minimum entry requirements does not guarantee admission.English Language Proficiency Requirements:If you were not born in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa or the United States of America you are required to meet the English Language Proficiency requirements set by the University.Applicants are required to provide evidence of completion within the last 5 years of a secondary qualification (Year 11 or 12, or equivalent), completed within Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, South Africa, Ireland, or the United States of America, which will meet the English proficiency.If you do not satisfy any of the above you will need to undertake an English language proficiency test and achieve the following scores:An International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic) overall band score of at least 7.0 with a minimum 7.0 in each subset
  • OrTest of English as a Foreign Language internet based test (TOEFL iBT) - Requires 94 or better overall and minimum score of 24 for listening and reading, 27 for writing and 23 for speaking
  • OrPearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) - Requires an overall score of 65 with no communication score less than 65
  • OrAn Occupational English Test with Grades A or B only in each of the four components.English test results remain valid for no more than two years between the final examination date and the date of commencement of the study and must appear on a single result certificate.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
CQUniversity Bundaberg
  • ATAR: 95
  • Full-time : 3 years
CQUniversity Rockhampton North
  • ATAR: 95
  • Full-time : 3 years

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