Course Description

Tackle some of the greatest health challenges of our time with the Bachelor of Health Science.

The Bachelor of Health Science draws upon the world-leading strengths of ANU in medical education, biomedical science, population health, psychology, social science and public policy to prepare you for a future in medical, allied health and health-related professions.

It will equip you with a broad understanding of the themes explored in advanced studies of medicine and offers a potential pathway to the Doctor of Medicine and Surgery at ANU.

Find out more about health science, the degree structure, the university experience, career opportunities and student stories on our website.

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This program is not available for Semester 2 commencement.

Tuition Fees

International Students: $45,600 per year full-time


3 years full time,

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 094623B
Australian National University (ANU) Code: BHLTH

Entry Requirements

Admission to all programs is on a competitive basis. Admission to undergraduate degrees is based on meeting the ATAR requirement or an equivalent rank derived from the following qualifications:

  • An Australian year 12 qualification or international equivalent, OR
  • A completed Associate Diploma, Associate Degree, AQF Diploma, Diploma, AQF Advanced Diploma, Graduate Certificate or international equivalent, OR
  • At least one standard full-time year (1.0 FTE) in a single program of degree level study at an Australian higher education institution or international equivalent, OR
  • An approved tertiary preparation course unless subsequent study is undertaken.

    Guaranteed entry ATAR: 90