Doctor of Medicine
- CRICOS Code: 071304G
Where will this take me?
Become a doctor or medical specialist
Following completion of the Doctor of Medicine course students will complete their pre-vocational training (known as internship). In Victoria this entails at least 48 weeks of supervised clinical experience. For more information about the internship process visit the Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria website.
For the majority of doctors, postgraduate training is completed following internship and one or two years of residency. Training is available in a number of different areas including, general practice, surgery, internal medicine, radiology and pathology. These programs vary in length; some up to seven years.