Application Process

Before applying, please read the important information on this page which include deadlines, the selection process and other important details you'll need to know. You can view each page using the menu on the right-hand side.

  1. Apply for and sit UCAT ANZ (University Clinical Aptitude Test for Australia and New Zealand).
  2. Begin your application on the Medicine Application Portal (MAP). Once you've started your application, you'll receive an e-mail containing your password (receipt). You can log back in and work on your application at any time but you must complete and submit your application by the deadline. We do not accept late or incomplete applications.
    We do not select applicants for interview based on the details provided on the application form. However, some information you provide will be passed on to interviewers prior to your interview.
  3. Complete the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) application by the closing date.
  4. Once both applications have been received, if you're successful based on our selection criteria, you'll be invited for a face-to-face interview which will also count towards your overall application.
  5. Wait for the outcome of your application. The final ranking of applicants will be completed in January and a list of selected students will be sent to UAC. If you are accepted, your offer will be available through your UAC account.
  6. Accept or decline your offer online as instructed.
  7. Selected applicants will receive UNSW Medicine & Health welcome e-mail with full instructions for enrolment, NSW Health requirements, timetabling and other necessary information.

Admission Process Special Entry Schemes

Additional/different steps may need to be taken by applicants that apply under one of our special entry schemes. Additional information and deadlines are available in our Special Entry Schemes section. 

Late Exam Results

Applications cannot be considered if results or changes to results are made available after applicants have been selected for our last interview round in January (see Important Dates for details).