Clinical Medicine - M6023

Clinical Medicine

Expert master degree

The course will equip experienced health care practitioners with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenges that beset the modern health care system. It will provide them with an academic framework within which to develop a range of advanced problem-solving and decision making skills to achieve best practice health outcomes for patients and clients.

At a glance

Course Details

  • Multi-modal at Alfred Hospital: Full time & part time
  • 1 year (full time)
  • 2 years (part time)
Start date
First Semester (February)
Master of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Course Handbook

Please select a specialisation for more details:

Entry Requirements

You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.

Minimum Entry Requirements (Domestic students)


An Australian Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine (or equivalent).


Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) or equivalent accredited Professional Registration Body.


A minimum of two years equivalent full-time experience in the cognate discipline and evidence of current engagement in Clinical Practice in the area of specialisation.

International applicants will need:

  • A Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine or an equivalent medical degree recognised by the Medical Board of Australia.
  • To have a current appropriate study visa e.g. Training Visa
  • A minimum of two years equivalent full-time experience in the cognate discipline and evidence of current engagement in Clinical Practice in the area of specialisation.

English requirements

Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.

University entrance requirements

Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.

Extra Requirements

Students must successfully complete the Alfred Hospital short courses (24 points) detailed below prior to enrolment into the course. Students will receive 24 points of specified credit for Part A for prior studies undertaken at The Alfred Hospital. For more information contact

The Emergency Medicine and Trauma Medicine specialisations requires applicants to have completed the following courses offered through The Alfred Emergency & Trauma Centre and The Alfred Trauma Service:

  • Course 1: Emergency and Trauma Evidence Based Medicine;
  • Course 2: Emergency and Trauma Research Methods;
  • Course 3: Emergency and Trauma Clinical Leadership and Management and either
  • Course 4: Emergency Medicine Theory and Practice OR
  • Course 5: Trauma Management Theory and Practice. The application must include certified documentation of evidence of successful course completion including all elements of assessment.

Note: The Trauma specialisation will not be available in 2021.

Making the application

Future students

Note: Please make sure you read the extra requirements before you apply.

Semester one (February)

Apply directly to Monash using course code M6023


Current Monash students

You may apply to transfer from another Monash course. Transfers are a competitive process. You may apply mid-year for available courses however consideration will be given as to whether you will be able to follow your course progression.

Please note that if you apply for a course transfer, you should still enrol in your current course as if you were continuing so as not to jeopardise your enrolment in the Faculty if your transfer application is unsuccessful. More about Course Transfer...

Self assess for credit eligibility

Check for study credit using the "Credit search" link on the Credit for prior study page


Fees are subject to change annually.

Note Please note: The fee information displayed is based on the 2021 rates and should only be used as a guide.

Full fee

Total fee for this 24 credit point (6 month full-time) course.

The total fee for this course is based on 48 units. However, students will receive up to 24 points of specified credit in Part A for prior studies undertaken at The Alfred Hospital by means of short courses, reducing the fee to A$14,500 for 2021. (Fees for the short courses are charged separately*). *This fee will increase from S1, 2022.

The equivalent fee for a 48 credit point (12 month full-time) course would be A$29,000


We offer over 360 types of scholarships, valued at up to $280,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.

Other costs and fees

For information on other study costs and fees, see other study costs.