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Discover your future at Adelaide

Are you interested in a career in dentistry, health and medical sciences, medicine, nursing, oral health, psychology, physiotherapy, speech pathology or occupational therapy?

Student-centred learning. World-leading research and facilities. Global opportunities. Your path to a rewarding health career starts at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences.

Explore our degrees

Our wide range of undergraduate health-related degrees can open doors to a successful, rewarding career that improves health and wellbeing around the globe.


Do you want to improve, or even save lives through medicine? Study medicine and you’ll get hands-on, practical experience from day one, and graduate confident and job-ready.

Study Medicine


Looking to enhance people’s lives through oral health? Study dentistry and you’ll gain the capability to do so in one of the top dental schools in the world.

Study dentistry


Oral Health

Looking to enhance people’s lives through oral health? Study oral health and you’ll gain the capability to do so in one of the top dental schools in the world.

Study Oral Health

Health and Medical Sciences

Interested in seeking solutions to the big, global health issues of the 21st century? Study health and medical sciences and we’ll equip you with the knowledge and tools to succeed.

Study Health and Medical Sciences


Aspiring to make a profound difference to people’s experience of health care? Study nursing and you’ll graduate with the full range of knowledge and skills to build a deeply rewarding career.

Study nursing


Do you want to help people understand their thoughts and behaviour? Study psychology and you will develop the skills and depth of insight to open many rewarding career paths.

Study Psychology

New! Physiotherapy

Do you want to help people get the most out of life? Study physiotherapy and make a lasting impact on the health and wellbeing of children and adults.

Study Physiotherapy

New! Speech Pathology

Looking to transform lives through the power of communication? Study speech pathology and gain the skills to help people overcome a broad range of communication challenges.

Study Speech Pathology

New! Occupational Therapy

Want to transform lives by promoting health and wellbeing? Study occupational therapy and graduate ready to help individuals, families and communities create or restore meaning, purpose and independence. 

Study Occupational Therapy

Study at a world-leading University

Launch your career at Adelaide—SA's highest ranked university and ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide.

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences includes the Adelaide Nursing School, Adelaide Dental School, Adelaide Medical School, School of PsychologySchool of Public Health and School of Allied Health Science and Practice.

Infographics - ranked in top 1% of universities worldwide, Highest ranked dental school in Australia, South Australia's leading nursing school, 3rd oldest medical school in Australia

Enjoy a world class learning environment

As an aspiring health leader, you will have the opportunity to refine your skills in some of the world’s most technologically advanced facilities, including the state-of-the-art Adelaide Health Simulation or the Adelaide Dental Simulation Clinic.

Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences building

The $246 million Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences (AHMS) building signals an exciting new era in health education, and is located in the heart of the Adelaide BioMed City, alongside the new Royal Adelaide Hospital and South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI).

Simulated learning

At the Adelaide Health Simulation and the Adelaide Dental Simulation Clinic, you’ll have the opportunity to practise real world patient-care procedures in a highly technologically advanced environment.

Keep in touch

Get in touch with one of our experienced student advisors or stay updated on opportunities by completing the information request form.

T: +61 8 8313 7335

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1. Study Adelaide, 2019
2. Academic Ranking of World Universities, 2019
3. QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2019