Graduate Diploma of Neonatology

The University of Western Australia (UWA)

In this program, students gain comprehensive knowledge of diseases of preterm and term infants including the underlying physiology and management of these diseases.

Course Fee:

Australian: $13,600
International: $18,100

Entry Requirements:

UWA MBBS or equivalent; and minimum of 2 years professional experience and demonstration of the following: awareness of contemporary issues in neonatology; basic competence in paediatrics professional learning; experience in leading and managing others; ongoing professional learning; and enrolment in advanced neonatal training program (Royal Australasian College of Physicians); or qualified as a neonatologist (Royal Australasian College of Physicians or equivalent; or qualified as a medical practitioner and be desirous of an academic career in neonatology.


The course consists of units to a total value of 24 points.

Subjects you can Study:


Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00126G

Related Careers:

Medical Practitioner,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Crawley No info No Part time
Crawley No info No Full time 1 year

We recognise that the world is rapidly changing; that’s why our courses are designed to equip you for the careers of the future.

Established in 1911, UWA is recognised internationally as a top 100 research-intensive university. Its main campus is located next to the beautiful Swan River and just a few kilometres from the Perth CBD in Western Australia.

UWA has a broad research and teaching profile across a wide range of disciplines. Our course structure is based on globally successful models and is designed to ensure students gain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in an international workplace. We offer a choice of more than 65 majors across five undergraduate degrees in Arts, Commerce, Biomedical Science, Science and Philosophy (Honours), ensuring subjects can be combined in a way to match career goals and personal interests. Students can also pursue a professional qualification at postgraduate level.

Our Perth campus is located on the Swan River, just 10 minutes from the city centre and close to many stunning beaches. The campus offers a range of cafes, bookshops, banks, a vibrant cultural precinct, social clubs and societies, a supportive Student Guild, and on- and off-campus accommodation options.

For international students, Perth’s warm, sunny climate and relaxed outdoor lifestyle make it the perfect location to reside while studying. Western Australia is also in the same time zone as many Asian countries, making it easier to keep in touch with family and friends.

We encourage all our domestic students to spend a semester on exchange and broaden their degrees by travelling overseas and studying at one of our 180+ internationally renowned partner institutions.

Whatever your field and degree level, you’ll have access to the university’s strong industry connections and alumni group. You’ll also gain practical first-hand work experience, get invited to a number of networking events, and in many cases receive training to prepare for the world of work.

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Provider CRICOS: 00126G


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