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Doctor of Medicine

University of Auckland

Subject area

Medical Studies


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Entry requirements

Completed a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery or an approved equivalent medical qualification and have the research experience, ability, and disciplinary training to undertake doctoral level research.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

An MD graduate will demonstrate advanced skills in the definition, management and communication of original research in a specialist area and a high level of potential for independence, creativity, innovation and leadership throughout their career.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Medical Studies at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences Alumni Award

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office



Up to $1,000

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University of Auckland Māori Academic Excellence Scholarships

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - Scholarships Regulations and Communications Adviser



$20,000 paid over 3 years

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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