Course Description

The Master of Science in Medicine (Sleep Medicine) is designed for professionals already working in the area of sleep medicine.

The course offers you a unique opportunity to gain a deeper insight into this rapidly growing discipline of sleep medicine.

This course is taught in an online/distance mode.

The master's degree builds on concepts learned during the graduate diploma, with extra units of study focusing on research skills and practical components of sleep medicine.

Why study sleep medicine with us?

  • Our postgraduate programs are taught by clinicians, academics and researchers who have had a major impact on the advancement of research and treatment of sleep disorders, and
  • Our courses provide an excellent understanding of the theoretical and practical aspects of sleep medicine, and offer a firm basis for those who wish to work in the field.

A limited number of Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) are available for this course for Semester 1, 2019. To be considered for a CSP you must apply for entry to the course by 11 February 2019 and places will be allocated based on merit. Please ensure your CV includes details of any relevant work or other experience. Please note that you cannot retain a CSP if you upgrade or downgrade to another course after enrolment.

Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $10,958 total course cost.
International Students: $46,500 per year full-time

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Medicine postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 51.8% (national average 54.0%)
Improved skills: 70.9% (national average 71.5%)
Overall satisfaction: 76.4% (national average 77.2%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Sydney (USYD). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Medicine postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 93.6% (national average 95.0%)
Studying full time: 5.6% (national average 5.9%)
Median full time salary: $100,000 (national average $77,500)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

University of Sydney (USYD) Code: MASCMEDI1SLM

Entry Requirements