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Ph. D. On Campus


The University of Western Australia

36 months
56800 AUD/year
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This Podiatry program from The University of Western Australia provides additional theoretical and clinical knowledge in podiatric medicine and surgery beyond the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree.

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The Podiatry program from The University of Western Australia is available to suitably qualified and experienced graduate podiatrists who wish to broaden their knowledge base of podiatric medicine via two semesters of coursework and practicum units, and to then engage in four semesters of independent doctoral-level clinical research on a topic of interest.

Topics in this course include biostatistics and research methodology, practical aspects of extended patient care and patient-oriented research, including the ethics and communication of research, resulting in publication of an original thesis.

Career Pathways

This degree will provide a high level, professional qualification for podiatrists wishing to further their postgraduate career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Podiatric Medicine
  • Advanced Podiatric Surgery 
  • Podiatric Medicine Practicum 
  • Podiatric Surgery Practicum
  • Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Seminars 
  • Biostatistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


144 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements


To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—

  • the Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine from this University, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty;


  • at least one year's relevant professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 170400 AUD for the full programme during 36 months.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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