Research intern Matthew Teh working as a radiocarbon scientist in the AORI sample preparation lab

Student experience

Explore the placements, field trips and career support available that will make you an independent health and medicine student.

Health and medicine students riding bicycles in Vietname

Study overseas while at uni

Go on short courses overseas or a 12 month exchange. You’ll return with an awareness of global issues to become a well-rounded graduate.

Take on the experience of a lifetime

Field trips

Develop practical research skils on-site at our field trips in Australia and around the world.

Browse available trips

Georgia Eccles with youth delegate at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in Vietnam

Student blog

Find out what studying science at ANU is about through first-hand accounts from our students.

Read our students' stories


An internship is your opportunity to work in an organisation on an agreed project for a semester.

Browse available opportunities

Career stories and support

PhD student Thilaga Velusamy holding a pipette

Career stories

Our grads get the jobs! See where our health and medicine alumni are, and how they got there.

A student writing in a notebook with a woman helping

Careers Centre

Discover the support available to help you nail that interview, find a job and plan your career.