Academy Application Forms Application Forms and Information for Domestic Applicants

Application Forms and Information for Domestic Applicants

Before applying for a course, it is important to be familiar with application dates, course requirements and prerequisites.

Application Dates

Applications for the 2024 intake for Dentistry, Medicine or Veterinary Science courses have now closed.

Information regarding the 2024 intake is available for reference only, as the application process for 2025 is subject to change.

Information for domestic students interested in the 2025 intake will be made available from 1 July 2024, ahead of applications opening in August 2024.

Course Prerequisites

Applicants must meet the course prerequisites before an offer is made for the Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery or the Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours).

Successful completion at Year 12 level or equivalent of all of the following is a requirement for each course:

  • English
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Chemistry

How to apply

JCU has a two-step application process for the following degrees:

  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours)

Steps to apply

  1. Apply online via the QTAC websiteAND
  2. Apply online directly to JCU here.

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Prior to applying for the Bachelor of Dental Surgery, it is important that you make yourself familiar with the course and its requirements.

Download the Course Information Sheet (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

Download the Indigenous Pathway Information Sheet (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

Download the Frequently Asked Questions Information Sheet

Applying for Credit
Students who have been offered a place in the JCU Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) program and have completed a university degree/s may apply for credit. To find out more, download Applying for Credit Information Sheet.

JCU has a two-step application process for the Bachelor of Dental Surgery.

  1. Apply online via the QTAC websiteAND
  2. Apply online directly to JCU here.

Before completing the online application , please read the Course and Subject Handbook for this course, together with other course-specific information published by JCU in relation to the application process, which may specify additional criteria to be considered in ranking applicants in order of merit.

If the number of applications exceeds a quota or other limit on the places made available for the course, the information provided by you in this form and any other information obtained by JCU in the application process may be used to rank applicants in order of merit by reference to those additional criteria.

Read information for school careers and guidance officers.

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Prior to applying for the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, it is important that you make yourself familiar with the course and its requirements.

Download the Course Information Sheet (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery)

Download the  Indigenous Pathway Information Sheet (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery)

Download the Frequently Asked Questions Information Sheet

Students who have been offered a place in the JCU Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program and have completed a university degree/s may apply for credit. To find out more, download the Applying for Credit Information Sheet.

JCU has a two-step application process for the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery:

  1. Apply online via the QTAC websiteAND
  2. Apply online directly to JCU here.

Change for 2024 Medicine application process
Please note the written JCU application for Medicine no longer contains the additional four questions. Applicants for the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery only need to submit their personal information, Education Background for Years 1 – 12 and can choose to also provide letters of support in the application portal. This is a change from previous years.

Additional information
Before completing the online application, please read the Course and Subject Handbook for this course, together with other course-specific information published by JCU in relation to the application process, which may specify additional criteria to be considered in ranking applicants in order of merit.

If the number of applications exceeds a quota or other limit on the places made available for the course, the information provided by you in this form and any other information obtained by JCU in the application process may be used to rank applicants in order of merit by reference to those additional criteria.

Read information for school careers and guidance officers.

If you are currently in Year 12, you can have your school complete the Prediction of Academic Achievement Form (PAA Form) to provide a summary of your predicted academic achievement at the end of high school.

This information is used to offer early interviews to potential candidates prior to actual results being released. Second round interviews are also offered in early January if your host school does not provide a PAA Form, or if your predicted results differ from your actual results.

Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours)

JCU has a two-step application process for the Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours):

  1. Apply online via the QTAC websiteAND
  2. Apply online directly to JCU here.

Before completing the online application, please read the Course and Subject Handbook for this course, together with other course-specific information published by JCU in relation to the application process, which may specify additional criteria to be considered in ranking applicants in order of merit.
If the number of applications exceeds a quota or other limit on the places made available for the course, the information provided by you in this form and any other information obtained by JCU in the application process may be used to rank applicants in order of merit by reference to those additional criteria.

Read information for school careers and guidance officers.

Indigenous Pathway

Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants can apply for an alternate entry pathway to Medicine, Dentistry or Veterinary Science.

Download the Indigenous Pathway Application Information Sheets:

  1. Bachelor of Dental Surgery
  2. Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
  3. Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours)

JCU has a two-step application process for the above degrees:

  1. Apply online via the QTAC websiteAND
  2. Apply online directly to JCU here.