Completion of the Graduate Australian Medical Schools Admission Test (GAMSAT) is not a requirement of the Indigenous Entry Stream. However, if you have completed the GAMSAT, results can be included as part of your application.
Academic performance in an undergraduate degree as measured by grade point average (GPA). GPA is expressed as a score out of 7.0. A minimum score of 5.0 is required, which equates to a credit average during the undergraduate degree.
Performance in an interview
Interviews may be face-to-face or by video-conference and are conducted by a panel of representatives from the School of Medicine, the Institute of Koorie Education and the Australian Indigenous Doctors Association. Invitations to interview will be made to applicants based on a combination of GPA scores and completed application forms.
Closing time and date
The closing time and date for receipt of emailed applications for entry in 2017 is midnight Thursday, 30 June 2016.
Applications initially submitted by email should be then submitted in hard copy to the addresses below. Copies of your completed application, original academic transcript(s) – photocopies or unofficial computer prints outs will not be accepted and other attachments should be sent to:
School of Medicine
Faculty of Health
Locked Bag 20000, Geelong, VICTORIA 3220
The application cannot be submitted on-line. Original official transcripts along with hard copies of other parts of your application should be mailed to the address above. Please keep a copy of your application for your own records. Applications will not be processed unless all documents are required are provided.
An application form can be obtained below or by emailing the Student Experience Team.
Finding out about your application
An email will normally be the main means of contact with you about your application. It is important that you provide a current email contact address and that you regularly check your email at this address.
Access and equity
Please also refer to the Deakin's Access and Equity Program for information relating to applying for access and equity consideration
Coordinator Indigenous Medical Education
+61 3 5227 3158
Email Candice McKenzie