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Professional recognition

Our Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine degrees are internationally recognised to help students land that job after graduation and are highly regarded by industry.

Summarised below outlines our accredited degrees with their corresponding industry accreditations.

Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science

  • This program and its subjects have been developed to align with Exercise and Sports Science (ESSA) Exercise Science Standards.
  • The University currently has Qualifying Accreditation with ESSA for Exercise Science. The full application for Exercise Science accreditation was submitted in January, 2020.
  • Our Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science is one of only 4 Australian university programs to be recognised by the World leading strength and conditioning association, the National Strength and Conditioning Association: https://www.nsca.com/education/education-recognition-program-erp/erp-school-list/

Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Performance

Master of Nutrition & Dietetics Practice

  • Full accreditation with the  Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA) up until 30 March 2023.
  • A graduate of this program is eligible to become a DAA member with dietetic qualifications, and to join the Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) Program.

Master of Occupational Therapy

Doctor of Physiotherapy

Bachelor of Medical Studies and Doctor of Medicine

Industry partnerships

Bond University’s Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine is proud of its affiliations with numerous local, national and international organisations as outlined below.

Exercise and Sport Science

Medicine Biomedicine and Health Sciences

Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy

Industry opportunities

Our industry partnerships grant students extensive access to hands-on opportunities including internships, fieldwork, placement experiences, and research as part of the degree which culminates with equipping students with the skills to succeed in today’s world.

International Medical Placements

Our Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine students, Samson, Navtej, Joshua and Ramanan, share their experience in Kirakira and discuss how the opportunity has shaped their view of practising medicine.

Graduate outcomes

Our alumni at a glance

  • #1 job title held by Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine alumni is Physiotherapist, General Practitioner, Resident Medical Officer and Dietitian.
  • Among the top 10 employers are Gold Coast Hospital, Queensland Health, Royal Brisbane Hospital, and Princess Alexandra Hospital.
  • 31% of our alumni are from more than 20 different countries.

Bond University Alumni Database November 2019

Our research

5 stars for health research

The Australian Research Council’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) has rated our Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine's research activity Well Above World Standard in Public Health and Health Services, achieving Above World Standard in Clinical Sciences and World Standard for Human Movement and Sports Science as well as Nutrition and Dietetics.

Well Above World Standard
Public Health and Health Services
Above World Standard
Clinical Sciences
World Standard
Human Movement and Sports Science
Nutrition and Dietetics

Our student satisfaction

5 stars for student satisfaction

The 2020 Good Universities Guide has rated Bond’s Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine 5 stars for student experience.

Our student experience

Biomedical Science: #1 in Australia
(Student Experience Survey - Undergraduate)

Biomedical Science at Bond University’s Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine ranked #1 in all indicators in the Student Experience Survey 2017-2018, as reported on the Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) website published by the Department of Education and Training:

Biomedical Science #1
Overall Quality of Educational Experience
Teaching Quality
Student Engagement
Student Resources
Student Support
Skills Development

Aggregate 2017-2018 data.

Health Sciences: #1 for Overall Quality of Educational Experience, Student Resources, Student Support, and Skills Development and exceeds national and Go8 averages
(Student Experience Survey - Undergraduate)

Health Sciences at Bond University’s Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine ranked #1 for Overall Quality of Educational Experience, Student Resources, Student Support and Skills Development exceeding the national average and Go8 average across all indicators in the Student Experience Survey 2017-2018, as reported on the Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) website published by the Department of Education and Training.

 Bond UniversityNational AverageGo8 Average
Overall Quality of Educational Experience

95.2%

80.3%

82.5%

Teaching Quality

97.6%

82.9%

85.0%

Student Engagement

73.8%

63.7%

69.7%

Student Resources

97.6%

83.8%

86.5%

Student Support

94.6%

74.0%

72.6%

Skills Development

92.5%

81.9%

83.8%

Aggregated 2017-2018 data

Medicine: #1 for Overall Quality of Educational Experience and Teaching Quality and exceeds national and Go8 averages
(Student Experience Survey - Undergraduate)

Medicine at Bond University’s Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine ranked #1 for Overall Quality of Educational Experience and Teaching Quality and has exceeded both the national average and Go8 average across all indicators in the Student Experience Survey 2017-2018, as reported on the Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) website published by the Department of Education and Training.

 Bond UniversityNational AverageGo8 Average
Overall Quality of Educational Experience

93.1%

83.1%

85.4%

Teaching Quality

94.0%

82.6%

85.1%

Student Engagement

87.7%

80.5%

82.6%

Student Resources

90.6%

82.3%

81.5%

Student Support

92.5%

78.2%

73.6%

Skills Development

94.4%

91.1%

92.4%

Aggregated 2016-2017 data

Our student satisfaction

#1 in Australia for Good Teaching and Generic Skills and exceeds national and Go8 averages
(Graduate Outcomes Survey - Postgraduate - Medicine)

Medicine at Bond University’s Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine ranked #1 Good Teaching and Generic Skills and exceeds both the national and Go8 averages in the Graduate Outcomes Survey 2018-2019, as reported on the Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) website published by the Department of Education and Training.

 Bond UniversityNational AverageG08 Average
Overall Satisfaction96.3%77.7%75.8%
Good Teaching Scale85.2%54.4%51.4%
Generic Skills Scale92.6%73.9%71.2%

Aggregated 2017-2018 data.