Curtin Medical School
The Curtin Medical School offers school leavers a five-year, direct-entry medicine degree. It is the only undergraduate entry program in Western Australia. For the latest entry requirements, please visit our admissions page.
The Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery has a strong emphasis on primary care to position graduates well for rural and remote practice, as well as outer suburban locations, where there is an acute shortage of doctors.
The school is part of the Faculty of Health Sciences and was approved by the Australian federal government in 2015.
The Australian Medical Council and the Medical Board of Australia have now accredited the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) medical program through to 2023 to provide qualifications for the purposes of registration in the medical profession.
|2 June||Registrations close for the Undergraduate Medicine and Health
Sciences Admissions Test (UMAT)
|26 July||UMAT held|
|August||Tertiary Institutions Service Centre (TISC) applications open (must provide UMAT ID)|
|Applications open for rural and equity applicants (apply to Curtin Medical School) and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants (apply to Curtin Centre for Aboriginal Studies)|
|Late September||UMAT results released|
|29 September||TISC applications close|
|30 September||Special Consideration applications final submission|
|1 November||Predicted ATAR for school leavers to be provided by the relevant school principal to Curtin Medical School|
|10 November||Top ranked applicants are invited to attend a Multi
Mini Interview (First Round)
|From 2 December||Multiple Mini Interviews held (First Round)|
|19 December||WA ATAR results released|
|4 January||Change of preferences for first round offers closes|
|17 January||First round offers|
|22 January||Change of preferences for second round offers closes|
|24 January||Multiple Mini Interviews held (Second Round)|
|31 January||Second round offers|
|12-16 February||Curtin Medical School Pre-Orientation Program|
|19-23 February||Curtin Orientation (O Week)|
|26 February||Curtin Semester 1 begins|