Graduate degree pathway

How to become a doctor

Standard entry

1. Undergraduate degree

First you must meet the entry requirements for your undergraduate degree.

    2. Graduate degree

    The Doctor of Medicine also has specific entry requirements to be considered for entry.

    Applicants applying for standard entry must also complete the Graduate Australian Medical School Admissions Test (GAMSAT) and a Multi Mini Interview (MMI).

    Melbourne Chancellor's Scholars

    Melbourne Chancellor's Scholars are guaranteed a place into the graduate degree of their choice following successful completion of their undergraduate degree.


    The University offers a range of scholarships at both undergraduate and graduate level.

    Find a scholarship that's right for you

    Other guarantees available

    Doctor of Medicine Applicants from the University of Melbourne's guaranteed entry pathway (who achieved an ATAR of 99.0 or above and then completed an undergraduate degree at Melbourne immediately after Year 12) are guaranteed a full-fee paying place in the MD, provided they successfully maintain a weighted average mark (WAM) of 75 per cent in their undergraduate degree, successfully complete the MMI.