Postgraduate Coursework

UNSW Medicine offers Masters, Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate levels of coursework in five areas of study.  As a postgraduate student at UNSW Medicine you will benefit from our flexible degree structure, leading researchers and academics, industry links and numerous scholarship opportunities.


Health Data Science 

This pioneering program looks at the science and art of generating data-driven solutions through comprehension of complex real-world health problems, employing critical thinking and analytics to derive knowledge from (big) data. An exciting new discipline arising at the intersection of (bio)statistics, computer science, and health, the program provides students with access to leading experts, postgraduate students will be part of Australia’s first research centre dedicated to health research using big data.

For enrolment and course information go to the Health Data Science program page


Forensic Mental Health 

This pioneering program navigates students through the intersecting disciplines of Law and Psychiatry using state of the art technology and the expertise of leaders within the field of Forensic Mental Health. In addition to providing students with access to leading experts in Forensic Mental Health, postgraduate students will be part of one of the pre-eminent psychiatric schools in Australia and one of the leading university groups internationally.

For enrolment and course information go to the Forensic Mental Health program page


Pharmaceutical Medicine

Advance your career in the pharmaceutical industry or make a career change by enrolling in a postgraduate degree in Pharmaceutical Medicine. This is Australasia’s leading postgraduate program in the field. It produces graduates with the knowledge and skills to make a meaningful contribution to medicines research, development and access working across the pharmaceutical industry, academic health centres or government with the goal of improving the health and wellbeing of individuals.

For enrolment and course information go to the Pharmaceutical Medicine program page


Public Health and Community Medicine

The School of Public Health and Community Medicine (SPHCM) is a leading postgraduate educator in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region – we offer Masters of Public and International Public Health, Master of Health Management and Master of Infectious Diseases Intelligence, as well as various specialisation streams.  Our programs offer personalised, flexible and innovative learning in fully online, fully face-to-face or blended modes. We have also pioneered programs in the Plus Alliance for a truly global learning experience. The school is a dynamic, international community of staff, alumni, practitioners and students - also has an extensive and engaged alumni network, and numerous graduates of the program are now leaders in the health sector.

For enrolment and course information go to the Public Health and Community Medicine program page

Women’s and Children’s Health

Offering programs in Reproductive Medicine and Women's Health Medicine the School of Women’s and Children’s Health provides innovative education research that translates into excellence in care for women. Students will benefit from the program’s excellent track record, constantly refreshed course content, a flexible study environment  (including a ground-breaking fully online postgraduate programs), a global student cohort and access to some of the best clinical and laboratory based academics, teachers and researchers.

For enrolment and course information go to the Reproductive Medicine and Women’s Health Medicine program page


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Postgraduate Coursework

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Note: Graduate entry into Medicine (BMed MD) program is only available to students enrolled in UNSW Bachelor of Medical Science program - see Special Admission Schemes