Medicine, Dentistry & Pharmacy

Courses and Study Study areas Medicine, Dentistry & Pharmacy

JCU offers courses in Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy that reflect our commitment to the wellbeing of rural, remote, tropical and Indigenous communities.

Our courses are designed by experienced, professional staff to make a difference to the unique health issues facing northern Australia and the tropics. However, our graduates go further than that – pursuing career goals all over the world.

JCU’s degrees cover the spectrum of health professions. So if health is your chosen career, we have the right course for you – with excellent staff, the latest facilities, and learning resources and support to help you to achieve your career goals.

Diploma

CourseDurationMode
Diploma of Higher Education in General Studies 1 year full-timeOn campus
Diploma of Higher Education in Health 1 year full-timeOn campus

Bachelors

CourseDurationMode
Bachelor of Dental Surgery 5 years full-timeOn campus
Bachelor of Health Science (Physician Assistant) 3 years full-timeFlexible
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery 6 years full-timeOn campus
Bachelor of Pharmacy 4 years full-timeOn campus

Masters - Coursework

CourseDurationMode
Master of Health Professional Education 1.5 years full-timeOff campus
Master of Pharmaceutical Public Health 1.5 years full-timeOff campus
Master of Rural and Remote Medicine 1.5 years full-timeOff campus

Doctorate - Research

CourseDurationMode
Doctor of Medical Education [Research] 4 years full timeOn campus; Off campus
Doctor of Medicine [Research] 4 years full timeOn campus; Off campus
Doctor of Pharmacy [Research] 4 years full-timeOff campus