Joint Medical Program (JMP)

Want a world-class medical education, delivered locally in Newcastle, Central Coast or Armidale? Our Joint Medical Program can help you launch a rewarding and successful medical career – right here in Australia or across the globe.

The Joint Medical Program is delivered jointly by the University of Newcastle and University of New England, and supported by the Central Coast Local Health District and the Hunter New England Local Health District. The program uses state-of-the-art education technology and gives you hands-on experience throughout your medical degree.

Learn from the world's brightest minds, make global connections and gain the experience and skills you'll need to follow in the footsteps of our successful graduates – who are now working around the world to make lasting and significant contributions to health care as medical professionals.


Information on applying to the JMP for 2023 entry

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Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander pathway into the JMP

Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander pathway into the JMP

The Miroma Bunbilla program is a pre-entry pathway into the Joint Medical Program (Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine). Up to 17 places available. Applications are now open.

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JMP Strategic Plan 2020-2025

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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.