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.

Undergraduate

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

Postgraduate

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
Graduate Certificate of Aeromedical Retrieval 6 months full-timeOn campus; Off campus
Graduate Certificate of Disaster Health and Humanitarian Assistance 12 months part-timeFlexible
Graduate Certificate of Health Professional Education 1 year part-timeOff campus
Graduate Certificate of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine] 6 months full-timeOn campus; Off campus
Graduate Certificate of Travel Medicine 6 months full-timeOn campus; Off campus
Graduate Diploma of Dental Implantology 1 year full-timeFlexible
Graduate Diploma of Health Professional Education 1 year full-timeOff campus
Graduate Diploma of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine] 1 year full-timeOn campus
Graduate Diploma of Rural and Remote Medicine 1 year full-timeOn campus
Graduate Diploma of Surgical Anatomy 1 year full-timeFlexible
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