At UON we equip biomedical scientists with the knowledge and skills to improve health outcomes in our regions and across the globe. With a solid foundation in the structure and function of the human body, and practical opportunities to collaborate in scientific investigations unravelling biological, medical and health challenges, our graduates are equipped to explore a variety of exciting careers.
A medical degree is a vocational degree, allowing you to develop the practical and clinical capabilities specific to medicine, as well as the professional and personal attributes necessary to become a doctor
Jobs directly related to your degree include:
General practice doctor
There are over 60 specialist areas of medicine; information on each can be found at NHS Health Careers.
Jobs where your degree would be useful include:
Healthcare scientist, genomics
Higher education lecturer
International aid/development worker
Mental health nurse
Research scientist (life sciences)
Remember that many employers accept applications from graduates with any degree subject, so don't restrict your thinking to the jobs listed here.
Whether your final destination is a cutting edge medical researcher contributing to advancements in the diagnosis and management of disease; a medical practitioner with enhanced research capability; a secondary school science teacher helping to inspire the next generation of scientists; or a commercialisation, testing and development expert involved in bringing medical innovations to the market, the Biomedical Science degree has a pathway for you.Why study with us Learn from the world's brightest minds. Our teachers are active researchers and provide students with access to cutting-edge thinking and discoveries.Quality facilities. Apply your skills in a purpose built $17.3 million multi-storey medical sciences precinct.Be career ready. With three majors to choose from, you will be equipped to shape the health and wellbeing of our society.
Academic Requirements Authorised officer of the official records department of the institution that originally issued the document Authorised officer of an Australian overseas diplomatic mission Education agent in your home country If qualifications were obtained under a former name, please attach your present name to the documents. Certified translations must accompany documents that are not in English. Evidence of graduate status should indicate that the academic requirements of the course have been completed or that the award has been conferred. You must also comply with the level of English proficiency for the program you are applying for.