Master of Medicine (By Research)

University of Melbourne, The

Students submit a 40,000-word thesis on a specific aspect of medicine.

Course Fee:

International: $129,298

Entry Requirements:

Medical degree of at least two years' standing with a weighted average mark of at least 75%, or equivalent; completion of the first part of the relevant medical colleges' specialist training program, or equivalent; at least two years' experience as a medical officer in a hospital affiliated to an appropriate university for teaching purposes. See


Thesis completed under staff supervision.

Subjects you can Study:


Accepts International Students:


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Medical Practitioner,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Parkville No info Yes Full time 2 years
Parkville No info Yes Part time 4 years
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