12 months
46900 AUD/year
30100 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Perioperative Medicine program at Monash University is designed to facilitate the delivery of collaborative and optimal perioperative care to patients presenting with complex, chronic and acute medical conditions requiring surgical intervention by physicians working in the emerging field of perioperative medicine. 

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The Perioperative Medicine program at Monash University  adopts an evidence base and risk-informed approach to the justification of perioperative medical interventions within the modern surgical setting. Additionally, the course aims to develop an understanding of the role of human factors and clinical leadership within this emerging medical discipline.


The course is conducted by Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at Monash University in conjunction with the Alfred Hospital's Department of Anaesthesiology. The course is recognised by the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) and the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Perioperative medicine and cardiorespiratory disease
  • Acute perioperative care
  • Perioperative medicine and co-existing conditions 
  • Contemporary Issues in Perioperative Medicine
  • Perioperative Medicine Capstone Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year. 


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


48 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS provider 00008C 

  • An Australian MBBS or an equivalent basic medical degree recognised by the Medical Board of Australia or a satisfactory substitute that the Faculty considers to be equivalent.


  • Two years completion of clinical hospital medicine.

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Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 46900 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    30100 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30100 AUD per year during 12 months.

Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)


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