Doctor (Uni Sponsorship)

Your role:

As a Navy Doctor, you'll practice medicine and be responsible for the health and wellbeing of Navy personnel and supporting communities in need, onboard ships and ashore. You'll get to apply your practical and professional skill sets in unique environments, working in modern, fully equipped facilities with trained Nursing, Administrative and Allied Health staff to support you. 

Whilst studying for a job-relevant degree at your choice of accredited university, you can join the Navy and have your fees paid for, earn a salary while you complete your degree, and walk straight into a great Navy role following graduation. 

You may become involved in specialist areas like Aviation Medicine, Underwater Medicine and Occupational Medicine.

You’ll enjoy a competitive salary package, career stability, opportunities for continuous progression and an adventurous lifestyle – all while making a difference to Australia.


  • Defence pay you to complete your degree and pay your remaining fees
  • Free medical and dental
  • Competitive salary package
  • Incremental salary increases as you progress through training and ranks
  • 16.4% superannuation
  • Job security
  • Career progression and development
  • Good work/life balance
  • Travel opportunities
  • Excellent social and fitness facilities
  • Subsidised housing
  • Balance of shore and sea postings
  • Great chef made meals at sea 
  • Variety of allowances


While studying for your degree, you will be paid a salary of between $35,671 and $80,723 depending on your year of study. This is in addition to your university sponsorship.

Upon completion of your initial military and employment training, you’ll enjoy a salary package starting from $122,508.  

Apply Now: 

Apply today or request more information by emailing [email protected] 

For this role, you must be an Australian Citizen and be registered as a Medical Practitioner with AHPRA or have qualifications that enable you to be registered. For university sponsorship, you must have completed at least one year of an appropriate AHPRA approved degree and have no more than four years of full-time study outstanding to complete your degree.

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Defence, Government, Health, Intelligence
  • Work rights:
    Australian Citizen
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  • Program Duration

    1 year





  • Closing Date:31st Jan 2023, 12:59 pm


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