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Doctor of Medicine graduate entry

If you've completed a key degree, or are in your final year of a bachelor's degree (or equivalent), you can apply for the graduate entry pathway. 

This pathway provides direct entry into the Doctor of Medicine (MD). 

Graduate entry pathways

Depending on your circumstances and where you want to study, there are different graduate entry pathways you can take into the UQ MD.

Medical student in operating theatre

Greater Brisbane graduate entry pathway

If you’ve completed a key degree, or are in your final year of a bachelor's degree (or equivalent), you can apply for the Greater Brisbane graduate entry pathway.
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander graduate entry pathway

You can apply through the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Unit (ATSISU) and/or Graduate Entry Medical School Admissions System (GEMSAS).
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Central Queensland – Wide Bay Regional Medical pathway

Study your MD through the UQ Rural Clinical School in Central Queensland or Wide Bay.
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Darling Downs – South West Medical pathway

Spend the first year of your MD in Greater Brisbane, and the remaining years at UQ Rural Clinical School sites in the Darling Downs and South West regions.

Graduate entry pathways

Depending on your circumstances and where you want to study, there are different graduate entry pathways you can take into the UQ MD. 

Medical student in operating theatre

Greater Brisbane graduate entry pathway

If you’ve completed a key degree, or are in your final year of a bachelor's degree (or equivalent), you can apply for the Greater Brisbane graduate entry pathway.
Student wearing stethoscope around neck

UQ-Ochsner

If you're a citizen or permanent resident of the United States and have completed a key degree, or are in your final year of a bachelor's degree (or equivalent), you can apply for the UQ-Ochsner MD program.