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Medicine
MD
Doctor of Medicine
A quality medical education cultivates scholarship, ignites passions, instills trust and shapes the next generation of doctors
Medicine at EUC
For many, studying medicine is more of a calling than a choice. The School of Medicine at EUC attracts students who are academically motivated, truly passionate about science and determined to improve the health of the world’s people through state-of-the-art practice, research and innovation. You will experience a global medical education with an international student body, benefit from a highly engaged faculty with Nobel laureates among your professors, and develop essential skills through clinical practice from the first year to excel in the art of healing Our rigorous, competency-based curriculum trains students in the best practices in patient care using innovative teaching strategies, advanced simulation and clinical skills training. EUC has exclusive agreements with the largest public and private hospitals in Cyprus for the students’ core clinical rotations. Summer externships in 10 countries provide experiential learning in a range of disciplines. Academic, clinical and career advising helps our medical students achieve the most out of their medical training and become inspired doctors and leaders in the medical profession.

Program Summary

Languages:English
Duration:6 years
Mode of Study:On Campus
ECTS:360

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Admission Process

Our dedicated Admissions Team will guide you every step of the way by answering  all of your questions, helping you choose a program of study and starting your  EUC experience with a virtual or actual campus tour.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Our Scholarship and Financial Aid program aims to provide prospective and enrolled students with information and resources to financially support your  educational goals.  This takes the form of academic scholarships, athletics scholarships and family/need-based financial aid.

Student Housing

Our student accommodation units are located only minutes from campus and are designed to offer students high quality living spaces in elegant studios and one-bedroom flats supported by great social spaces, in-house gym, laundry rooms and 24–hour security service.

Accreditation by WFME By ensuring the highest scientific and ethical standards in medical education, EUC School of Medicine was accredited through the rigorous standards and procedures of the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME), ensuring the following: Global Mark of Recognition  The EUC Medical Education Program is fully compliant with globally accepted criteria endorsed by the World Health Organization, World Medical Associations and International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities. ECFMG Eligibility for Medical Graduates EUC School of Medicine meets all requirements for Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Certification required to study or work in the United States or Canada. Collaboration with Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health The School of Medicine is an official host for the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health course “Principles and Practice of Clinical Research” (PPCR) which is taught online by Harvard School of Public Health faculty in Boston. The course is open to senior medical students, graduate students, faculty, staff and researchers interested in clinical research or more general academic research.   The PPCR course runs from March to  November, with a short summer break. A certificate from the Harvard School of Public Health certainly elevates one’s credentials. US Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) The School of Medicine has been approved by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). With this approval, students and graduates of the EUC School of Medicine can apply to ECFMG to take  the US Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) for medical licensure in the US.   ECFMG certification is required to evaluate the qualifications of physicians wishing to pursue postgraduate studies to acquire specialization  in the United States as well as to be licensed to practice medicine  in the United States. Clinical Rotations Students do their clinical rotations in  public and private hospitals all over Cyprus, most notably  at the Larnaca and Nicosia General Hospitals. In addition, the network of associated hospitals in Cyprus includes the Institute of Neurology and Genetics, the Private Hospital Aretaineon, the Private Hospital Hippocrateion, the Apollonio Private Hospital, the IASO Children and IASO General Hospital, and the Hospitals of the Ygeia Group in Greece. Summer Externships The School of Medicine has established an international network for summer externships for practical training (clinical and research) of its students with renowned hospitals and universities abroad including Shriners Hospitals for Children (USA), Imperial College London (UK), Barts of the London School of Medicine (UK), Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel) and Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel) in  the Laboratory of Ada Yonath, Nobel Laureate and Honorary Professor of the EUC School of Medicine. Exclusive Collaborations for Clinical Training The EUC School of Medicine maintains exclusive collaboration agreements with some of the country’s most renowned medical centers including the German Oncology Center and the American Medical Center for students’  clinical training. Internal Market Information System (IMI) The School of Medicine, EUC is now officially recognised by the European Parliament and Council on the IMI (Internal Market Information System) platform. This provides the EUC Medical Graduates with a “European Professional Passport”, promoting their mobility to work or train within the European Economic Area.
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Degree RequirementsCreditsECTS
2
YEAR 13060
3
YEAR 23060
4
YEAR 33060
5
YEAR 42460
6
YEAR 52760
7
YEAR 63060
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Total Requirements171360
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YEAR 130 Credits60 ECTS
2
SEMESTER 11530
3
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
4
MED101Medical Biochemistry I37
5
MED102Cellular & Molecular Biology37
6
MED103Physics for Biomedical Sciences36
7
MED104Introduction to Epidemiology35
8
MED105Biostatistics35
9
SEMESTER 21530
10
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
11
MED106Anatomy I36
12
MED107Histology - Embryology I36
13
MED108Physiology I35
14
MED109Medical Biochemistry II36
15
MED110Introduction to Genetics35
16
MPR101Clinical Practicum I02
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YEAR 230 Credits60 ECTS
2
SEMESTER 31530
3
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
4
MED201Anatomy II37
5
MED202Histology - Embryology II36
6
MED203Physiology II37
7
MED204Human Nutrition & Metabolism35
8
MED205Family Medicine & Public Health35
9
SEMESTER 41530
10
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
11
MED206Neuroscience37
12
MED207Medical Psychology35
13
MED208Basic Immunology & Microbiology37
14
MED209Introduction to Clinical Skills36
15
N/AMajor Elective*35
1
YEAR 330 Credits60 ECTS
2
SEMESTER 51530
3
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
4
MED301Pathophysiology I36
5
MED302Pathology I36
6
MED303Pharmacology I36
7
MED304Semiology I36
8
MED305General Surgery36
9
SEMESTER 61530
10
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
11
MED306Pathophysiology II36
12
MED307Medical Microbiology36
13
MED308Pathology II36
14
MED309Pharmacology II36
15
MED310Semiology II36
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YEAR 424 Credits60 ECTS
2
SEMESTER 71230
3
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
4
MED407Clinical Training I (Respiratory and Cardiovascular System)615
5
MED417Clinical Training II (Digestive System and Hematology)615
6
SEMESTER 81230
7
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
8
MED322Diagnosis By Imaging37
9
MED408Clinical Training III (Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology)39
10
MED418
Clinical Training IV (Endocrine System, Uro-Nephrological System and Male Genital Tract)
614
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YEAR 527 Credits60 ECTS
2
SEMESTER 91230
3
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
4
MED509Clinical Training V (Musculoskeletal System)615
5
MED519
Clinical Training VI (Nervous System and Psychiatry)
615
6
SEMESTER 101530
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CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
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MED428Clinical Bioethics and Legal Medicine36
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MED510Clinical Training VII (Pediatrics)612
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MED520Clinical Training VIII (Dermatology)36
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MED530Medical Therapeutics36
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YEAR 630 Credits60 ECTS
2
SEMESTER 111530
3
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
4
MED611Professional Traineeship I [Clinical Training IX (Obstetrics and Gynecology)]38
5
MED621Professional Traineeship II [Clinical Training X (Ophthalmology)]36
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MED631Primary Care36
7
MED661Symptoms and Interpretation of Complementary Examination Procedures35
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N/AFree Elective35
9
SEMESTER 121530
10
CodeCourse TitleCreditsECTS
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MED612Professional Traineeship III [Clinical Training XI (Otorhinolaryngology)]35
12
MED622
Professional Traineeship IV [Clinical Training XII (ER, Toxicology, Oncology and Palliative Care)]
614
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N/AMajor Elective*36
14
N/AFree Elective35
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*Major Elective
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MED216Medical Humanities and History
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MED217Genomics
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MED218Systems Biology
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MED601Healthcare Management
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MED602Clinical Embryology
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MED603Rehabilitation Medicine
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MED604Research Methodology and Scientific Writing
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MED605Maxillofacial surgery
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MED606Interventional Radiology
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Greek Language courses:
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Greek Language courses will be required from International students with no proficiency in Greek Language. Credits/ECTS earned from the Greek Language courses do not count towards the graduation requirements of the Degree.
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GRE101Modern Greek / Basic user I (A1)
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GRE102Modern Greek / Basic User II (A1+)
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GRE103Modern Greek / Basic User III (A2)
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GRE104Modern Greek / Basic User IV (A2+)
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