Bachelor On Campus Online

Medical Science (Honours)

12 months
54000 AUD/year
8021 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Medical Science (Honours) from University of Sydney is a widely recognised and highly regarded additional year of undergraduate study available to you after you complete your undergraduate course. 


Medical Science (Honours) from University of Sydney it's a unique opportunity for you to explore your research potential and put the theory from your undergraduate studies into practice. An honours qualification is not only well regarded in academia, but also in industry where further, concentrated studies in a specialised area is highly sought after.

Extend your knowledge of your undergraduate degree with a stand-alone Honours year in your subject area expertise. This course is available to students who have already completed their studies in this study area.


  • Medical researcher
  • Pathologist
  • Doctor
  • Dentist
  • Histologist
  • Physiologist
  • Microbiologist
  • Biochemist
  • Biomedical device designer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Histology
  • Applied Medical Sciences
  • Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Immunology 
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of Sydney and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 040575G
  • have qualified for or be a graduate with a Bachelor of Medical Science from the University of Sydney;
  • have completed a relevant major (i.e., a minimum of 24 credit points of 3000-level units of study) relating to the intended Honours discipline;
  • have achieved a Science Weighted Average Mark (SCIWAM*) of at least 65.00 or have a credit average (65.00) in 48 credit points of relevant** 2000-level and 3000-level units of study; and
  • satisfy any additional criteria set by the relevant Head of School or Discipline.
  • English language results
  • Academic transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    54000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 54000 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8021 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8021 AUD per year during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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