Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get from the Bachelor of Science to the Doctor of Medicine?
If you’d like to study a Doctor of Medicine, find out about prerequisites, majors and entry requirements through the Bachelor of Science.
How do I choose a Bachelor of Science major?
With over 40 majors to choose from, you don't have to pick right away. Find out what your subject options are and how to plan your course.
I want to do a Bachelor of Science, but don't meet the prerequisites. What can I do?
Learn about what the prerequisites are and some alternative pathways to make it into the Bachelor of Science.
What's studying science really like?
Explore new subjects while you study and find out what you can do on campus, how you'll be assessed and how uni if different to high school.
Where do I go if I need help?
Find out where to get help planning your course, finding a job while you study or how uni is different to year 12.
What is breadth?
Breadth are subjects that you take outside of your main study area.
What's available for Indigenous students?
If you’re an Indigenous student thinking about a career in science, read on to learn about what we can offer you at the University of Melbourne.