Allied Health

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Make a difference with a career in healthcare

If you’d like a career where you can give back and help others, then consider gaining a qualification in this field. Healthcare specialists will always be in demand, and with your skills, you could find yourself working anywhere in the world, as part of an important community of caregivers. These degrees are lengthy and complex, but once completed, you’ll enjoy rewarding work and can likely expect solid financial compensation.

You’ll need a strong interest in science, and well-developed people skills to succeed in allied health and medicine. You’ll learn the practical skills you need to effectively treat your patients and clients, whether you want to work as a doctor, social worker, physiotherapist, or specialist.

Here’s the top 25 subjects that you could explore:

Here’s the top 25 subjects that you could explore:
  • Pharmacy
  • Chiropractic
  • Dentistry
  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychiatry
  • Anaesthetics
  • Nursing
  • Paediatrics
  • Optometry
  • Ophthalmologist
  • Oncology
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Obstetrics
  • Biomedical Science
  • Podiatry
  • Osteopathy
  • Social Work
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Public Health
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Forensic & Speech Pathology
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Veterinary Science
  • Nutrition & Dietetics

Enjoy the rewards of an exciting career that lets you give back

When you work in the health field, you can look forward to valuable and rewarding work helping others in your community feel healthy and happy.

Medical and health professionals often have varied careers, with long periods of training, and undertake placements in a wide range of locations both urban and remote.

  • Become a world-renowned surgeon performing delicate operations
  • Be at the cutting-edge of research into lifesaving drugs and equipment as a researcher
  • Take on a highly respected role within society as a General Practitioner and help maintain the health of your community
  • Imagine a career helping those with injuries learn to walk again, or helping children adjust to prosthetic limbs as an occupational therapist
  • A good diet is essential for health, and as a dietitian or nutritionist you could find yourself advising cancer patients, helping people manage their weight, or working with elite sports people
  • As a physiotherapist or physical therapist, you could be instrumental in keeping your favorite sports team in shape and ready to play
  • Travel the world and take part in medical programs across the planet, helping people in developing nations to care for their children and implement community health programs
  • Become a social worker or psychologist and promote good mental health in your community
  • Take up nursing or midwifery and care for those in need in hospitals, community health clinics, or individual practices.
Monash University 5 A$77,000 15 / 39
A Level: 3H2
A Levels: Chemistry
(Min B) GP Min. B or O level Eng B or A level English DIB:
Chemistry – 5 SL or 4 HL English – 5 SL or 4 HL or 6 in B SL or 5 in B SL
Interview and ISAT
The University of Adelaide 6 A$76,000 12 / 33
A Levels: 3H2
Math or Chemistry or Biology Interview and UCAT
UNSW Australia 6 A$66,480 22 / 38
3H2 + 3H1 + 1H3.
Additional H2 or H3 subject may be taken into account
Interview and ISAT
The University of Western Australia 3 (UG)
3 (MD)
UG A$37,800
PG A$78,100
14 / 37
3H2 + 1 H1 (content based) or additional H2
Interview and ISAT

A-level entry is calculated based on the following:-

  • H2 [ A = 5 points, B = 4 points, C = 3 points, D = 2 points, E = 1]
  • H1 subjects [ A = 2.5 points, B = 2 points, C = 1.5 points, D = 1 point, E = 0.5 points]
  • H3 – Distinction = 2.5, Merit = 1.5, Pass = 1
The University of Western Australia 4 A$78,100 Bachelor degree with GPA of 5.5/7.0 Interview and GAMSAT or MCAT
Monash University (School of Rural Health – Churchill Campus) 4 A$68,600 A degree with significant Biomedical Science content.


6 /7 GPA

Situational Judgement Test
Australian National University 4 A$72,728 Bachelor’s degree with minimum weighted GPA of 5.6 Interview and GAMSAT or MCAT
University of Queensland 4 A$79,928 Bachelor’s degree with minimum GPA of 5.0 / 7.0 Interview (Multiple mini interview) and GAMSAT / MCAT

University of Melbourne and University of Sydney are also recognized by Singapore Medical Council.


The information in this table should be used as a guide only. Please refer to detailed institution prospectus or handbooks for specific details and conditions. AECC Singapore will not be held responsible for discrepancies shown in these tables. Much of the information for 2020 intake may change from time to time without prior notice.


Like most countries, Singapore would require you to study in an approved medical degree if you are thinking of becoming a doctor in Singapore. The approved medical degrees can be found on the Singapore Medical Council website here.
At AECC Global Singapore, we represent a substantial list of Australian universities that are recognised by the Singapore Medical Council (please refer to the list below).

Approved medical degrees by Singapore Medical Council (SMC)

click on the universities below to find out more

When do I start applying?

Application usually starts in March the year before. If you are applying for 2021 intake, you can submit your application from March 2020. Thus, GCE A level students are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as they receive their results.

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