Applicants to the School of Medicine must submit a completed application form and one passport-size photo, together with a non-refundable fee of €52. Download an application form here.
Applicants from Cyprus or Greece
Applicants from Cyprus or Greece must submit an official copy of their High School Leaving Certificate (Apolyterion or its equivalent) and marksheet. To be considered for admission, candidates must have achieved an average grade of 18/20 or above (90%).
Graduates from the public lyceums must have passed Biology and either Chemistry, Math, or Physics in the Pancyprian Exam (in Cyprus) or the Panelladikes Exam (in Greece), or have passed GCE A-levels in the same subjects.
Graduates from private schools must have passed GCE A-levels in Biology, as well as either Chemistry, Math, or Physics.
The University reserves the right to consider graduates of other systems deemed equivalent to the Pancyprian, Panelladikes, or GCE A-levels.
Other EU applicants
Applicants from EU member states other than Cyprus or Greece must submit an official copy of their High School Leaving Certificate (or equivalent) and marksheet along with their application. To be considered for admission, candidates must have an average grade of at least 90% or its equivalent. All applicants must have passed Biology as well as either Chemistry, Math, or Physics in national final exams, or have passed GCE A-levels or their equivalent in the same subjects.
Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree
Applicants who have completed a Bachelor’s degree at a recognized university in a relevant field can be considered for admission into the first year of study.
Additional documentation required is detailed below.
One passport-size photo
Proficiency in English
Candidates should have passed either the TOEFL examination, with a minimum score of 550 (213 computer-based, 79 internet-based), English IGCSE with grade C or above, or IELTS with a score of 6.5 Other equivalent qualifications may also be considered.
Academic reference/Letter of recommendation
Applicants must provide an academic reference or letter of recommendation, issued by a teacher or lecturer, and certified by the school or university with which the referee is affiliated. The reference must be sent directly to the Office of Admissions or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Voluntary work undertaken in a hospital or residential care facility will be taken into consideration.
All candidates must submit a personal statement, written in English, outlining the candidates’ education, experience, and interests, as well as career goals and motivation to study medicine.
All eligible candidates will be invited for interview in Cyprus. In some cases, the University may be able to conduct an interview online. The interview process is rigorous and thorough. Applicants should be prepared to discuss their personal motivation to study medicine, their hobbies and personal interests, as well as providing evidence of their academic credentials.
Successful applicants must confirm acceptance of their offer within one week of notification. A down payment of €4,750 of tuition is payable on acceptance. The remaining amount will be settled in three equal installments of €4,750 as follows:
December (Before Christmas) as settlement for Fall Semester
January (or earlier) as down payment for Spring Semester
April (or earlier) as settlement for Spring Semester
To pay online, click here.
Applicants who have successfully completed the first term of their final year of high school and satisfy all admission requirements (see above) may apply for conditional admission. Successful candidates will be called for interview and may be awarded conditional admission, dependent on final high school grade or A-Level results.