The University of Western Australia
Doctor of Medicine (MD) - direct pathway
Dental Medicine - direct pathway
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) - direct pathway
Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) - direct pathway
There are Direct Pathways for domestic school leaver applicants for the Doctor of Medicine (MD) and the Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD).
There are also Direct pathways for domestic school leaver applicants to the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) and the Master of Pharmacy (MPharm).
Successful applicants to a Direct Pathway for medicine or dentistry will receive a conditional place in either the MD or the DMD. A place in the MD and DMD is conditional upon successful completion of a UWA bachelor degree with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.5.
There are a number of Direct Pathways available for the MD and DMD:
- High Academic Achievement Direct Pathway
- Broadway Direct Pathway
- Rural Direct Pathway
- Indigenous Pathway
Most of the above pathways will require ATAR + UMAT + Medical Interview + English Competency as part of the selection criteria. Please refer to UWA School of Medicine website for further information.
UWA Medicine Interview Dates
If you have or expecting to receive an interview offer for University of Western Australia (UWA) then you should consider enroling into Medical Interview training workshop. Register and secure your spot now as NIE only accepts a small number of students per session.
UWA Medical Interviews for eligible WA applicants will take place within the period 1 December to Friday 9 December 2016. Please note that not all days will be used within the period. Applicants applying to the Doctor of Medicine ( direct entry pathway) will have very limited choice of interview dates so should ensure they are available for the whole interview period.
UWA Interviews for interstate school leaver applicants to the MD and DMD and eligible WA applicants who had been on an academic reserve list for interview will take place in mid-late January 2017.
- Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
- Master of Pharmacy
There are Direct Pathways for domestic school leavers for the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) and the Master of Pharmacy (MPharm).
Successful applicants will receive a conditional place in either the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine or Master of Pharmacy.
The condition of these places is as follows:
A place in the DPM or MPharm is conditional upon successful completion of a UWA bachelor degree with a minimum Faculty Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 5.0.
Minimum ATAR of 94 or equivalent (note that ATAR adjustments/bonuses may be available for applicants who attend Broadway Schools).
Medical Interview for Master of Pharmacy only.
Enrol into UWA Master of Pharmacy NIE Medical Interview training workshop. Register and secure your spot now as NIE only accepts a small number of students per session.
Broadway and Rural Eligibility:
A select number of places are available in both the DPM and the MPharm for Rural and Broadway applicants.
DPM: Final ranking will be based on ATAR.
MPharm: Final ranking will be based ATAR and Interview and will be weighted 50:50.
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