Curtin University

Curtin University

Perth, Australia

Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery

Curtin’s five year direct-entry medical degree is the only undergraduate entry program in the State, and will have a strong emphasis on primary care, which will position graduates well for rural and remote practice, as well as outer suburban locations, where there is an acute shortage of doctors.

Selection Criteria

  • Minimum ATAR of 95

  • UCAT

  • Curtin University Interview, MMI style

If you have or are expecting to receive an interview offer for Curtin University then you should consider attending a Medical Interview training session. Register and secure your spot now as MedEntry only accepts a small number of students per session. 

ATAR and subject prerequisites:

Academic score based on minimum ATAR of 95 (inclusive of any bonus points) or equivalent year 12 studies. Applicants must also satisfy Chemistry and English prerequisites to be considered for interview.


Applicants must sit UCAT to apply for medicine. 

Ranking for interview: 

Applicants are ranked and selected for interview based on the sum of their UCAT score (out of 3600) and their predicted/notional ATAR or equivalent weighted 40% UCAT : 60% ATAR. It is anticipated 180 applicants will be invited for interview.

Curtin University 2020 Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery Admission Guide provides further details about Curtin medical interview dates and Curtin interview questions / assessment criteria.