Osteopathy Degrees

Osteopathy Degrees in Australia

Tertiary Osteopathic courses in Australia are currently offered by the below institutions (further detail/student videos are below).

Further Study

Once you've completed your initial qualification, you can pursue further postgraduate research or clinically related taught Masters level courses. Masters by research and PhD programs are available at both RMIT University and Victoria University. There's also a wide range of inter-disciplinary Masters programs relevant to practising osteopaths.


Getting Accepted into Osteopathy


RMIT

RMIT University, Melbourne (Bundoora Campus), RMIT students must achieve successful completion of the Bachelor of Health Science / Bachelor of Applied Science (Osteopathy).

Hear it from a student! Listen to Luke McCarney (former student and Azharuddin Fazalbhoy (RMIT Course Leader):

 


Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University (Lismore and Gold Coast Campuses)

To become a registered osteopath, SCU students must:

Hear it from a student! Listen to Georgia Page (4th year student) and Paul Orrock (SCU Course Leader)

 


Victoria University

Victoria University, Melbourne (City - Flinders)

Hear it from a student! Listen to Nicola Stevens (former student) and Gary Fryer (VU Course Leader)

 


Osteopathy Scholarships

Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship

These scholarships will provide Aboriginal or Torres Strait students of Osteopathy a grant of up to $15,000 per annum for the usual duration of their course.

Get More Information

Enquire about this scholarship: Visit the Australian College of Nursing website or contact the ACN Scholarships Team on 1800 688 628 or email them at: scholarships@acn.org.au

 

Services for Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health (SARRAH)

SARRAH administers the Allied Health Streams of the Nursing and National Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (NAHSSS).

Funding is provided by the Department of Health and Ageing (DoHA) and this national program supports health professionals and future health professionals to train and practice in geographic and clinical areas of need.

The specific objectives of the NAHSSS are to:

  • Increase the workforce by encouraging young people to pursue a career in allied health.

  • Support allied health professionals to undertake continuing professional development.

  • Encourage health careers in geographic areas and professions where there are shortages.

SARRAH manages five allied health scholarship streams under the NAHSSS.

Want Further Information? Visit SARRAH

Osteopathy Australia Partners

We work with these complementary key organisations as an essential part
of providing high quality healthcare for Australians.

BioCeuticals
Guild Insurance
GuildSuper
DVA
QLD Worksafe
Australian Osteopathic Accreditation Council
OIA
SA Worksafe
VIVOBAREFOOT
MAIC QLD
Insurance Commission of WA
Associations Forum
Kymdan
NSW Workcover
Worksafe ACT
Pain Australia
Serenity HLP by Regal sleep
NSW SIRA
AHPRA
Better Pain Management
VIC Worksafe
Medicare
HICAPS
RMIT University
National Rural Health Alliance
Wentworth Advantage
Sleepmaker
MAC SA
Member Advantage
SCU
NT Worksafe
ESSA
Health Workforce Australia
FlexEze
Brooks Shoes
OPC Health
TAC VIC
OBA
MAIB
AHPA
TAS Workcover
Arthritis Australia
Workcover WA
Victoria University