Medical School Applications

Admittance to the Degree Course in Medicine and Surgery is subject to selection through Humanitas University Admissions Tests.
Admissions for European students are now open!

2018 admissions

130 places available: 80 places for European students and 50 places for non-European students. Two separate Admission Tests are foreseen for European and non-European students.

European students

 

Non-European students: 2018 test results and enrolment

The updated ranking list is available at the link below. You can verify your position in the ranking and your admission status through the pre-matriculation number generated during the application procedure.

Admitted candidates must enrol online within Tuesday, May 22nd as follows:

  • log in to MyPortal, click on “Enrolment” on the left menu and insert the requested data;
  • pay the first instalment of € 4.156 within May 22nd, 2018 on penalty of exclusion.

 

The first instalment shall in no case be reimbursed. 

To see your UKCAT score, please check this score list.

Admissions requirements

European students:

  • have a EU citizenship or a citizenship of United Kingdom, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Republic of San Marino  OR
  • have an Italian citizenship together with a citizenship of a non-EU country OR
  • live in Italy from at least one year (even if you hold a non-EU citizenship) OR

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • secondary school certificate obtained after at least 12 years of education, accompanied by the Declaration of Value issued by the Italian diplomatic authorities;
  • if your local school system provides for 11 or 10 years of schooling, the title is valid when integrated with 1 or 2 years of university.

Specific requirements apply to UK, US, IB and other diplomas.  

Test Centers

Available test centers are listed below. Seats available are limited and assigned on a first-come, first-served basis according to the chronologic order of the test fee payment.

Complete your application as soon as possible in order to secure a seat at the closest center!

Country City
AustriaVienna
CyprusNicosia
FranceParis
GermanyHamburg
GermanyFrankfurt
GermanyMunich
Greece Athens
IrelandDublin
IsraelTel Aviv
Italy Milan
SpainBarcelona
SpainMadrid
SwedenStockholm
SwitzerlandZurich
UKLondon
UKManchester
USANew York City

 

How to apply

The application can be done exclusively through MyPortal following the 3-step online procedure described below. 

1. Registration on MyPORTAL

During the registration phase you will be asked to insert your personal data and at the end you will receive a confirmation email with your username and password to access the system and go on to the following phases of the admission process. 

 

2. Application

In order to take the admission test, you must complete the application procedure by accessing your reserved area on MyPortal (click here to login) using the username and password received via mail in the registration phase. Select Registrar’s Office from the menu on your left and click on Admissions test.

During the application procedure you will be asked to fill in a questionnaire for the choice of the test location. The choice must be done online and is irrevocable.

 

Candidates with disabilities must specify their condition when applying, following instructions reported in Article 4 of the Call for Application.

3. Payment

The test application is finalized only after the payment of the test fee of euro 160, that can be performed by credit card, MAV or bank transfer.

The payment must be completed:

The IMAT Test (EU students)

In the IMAT test (International Medical Admissions Test) students are required to answer 60 multiple-choice questions with five response options in 100 minutes:


The detailed programme for the preparation of the test, information about test procedures and support for candidates with disabilities will be reported in the Call for Applications.

IMAT is developed by the Admissions Testing Service, part of Cambridge English Language Assessment, a not-for-profit department of the University of Cambridge.

The test scores are assigned as follows:

  • 1,5 points for each correct answer
  • – 0,4 points for each incorrect answer
  • 0 points for each non-given answer.

Highest achievable score: 90 points. Minimum score: 20 points.

In case of a draw, the points scored by the candidates respectively in the logic and problem solving subjects, general culture, biology, chemistry, physics and mathematics respectively will prevail in descending order.

In case of further draw, the youngest student will prevail.

 

The UKCAT test (non-EU students)

The UKCAT is a computer-based multiple choice test made of 5 subtests (Verbal Reasoning, Decision Making, Quantitative Reasoning, Abstract Reasoning and Situational Judgement).

Humanitas Preparation Courses

Humanitas University periodically offers an intensive one-week course to help students prepare for the medical admissions test and the following university route.
The course is specifically focused on logical and critical reasoning.

Next editions will take place in July and August 2018

 

 

Past IMAT papers download

Looking for study materials to practice for the Medical Admissions Test? Download here our past Key Papers (if not marked, all the correct answers are set to A):

 

UKCAT Self Study Course by Kaplan

Kaplan Test Prep is a market-leading provider of preparation courses and has served millions of students since their founding over 75 years ago. They equip students with proven techniques and strategies to approach their tests with confidence and score higher.

Why
Humanitas
University?
An Established Institution

An Established Institution
Humanitas is a renowned healthcare institution that has offered Medical Degrees for well over a decade as a partner of the University of Milan.

An International Career

An International Career
Join our international medical community where classes are taught in English by experienced professors and medical doctors from around the world. Your degree will allow you to work as a MD in the EU and abroad.

Clinical Experience

Clinical Experience
Direct clinical experience is supported by a solid tutoring system and starts in your third year, which gives you considerable practical experience.

Innovative and Active Teaching

Innovative and Active Teaching
Humanitas curriculum is enhanced by a wide variety of active learning methods based on a student-centred approach (Problem-Based Learning, Case method, Concept maps, Simulated patients).

Milano and Italy

Milano and Italy
Enjoy the style, culture, gastronomy and entertainment of one of Europe's most exciting cities. Venture further to experience the delights of Italy or use the opportunity to learn Italian.

Advanced Research and Technology

Advanced Research and Technology
Humanitas can count on state-of-the-art technologies and research experience. A new simulation centre of 1000 sm, designed according to the highest technological standards, will be ready for autumn 2017.

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Pieve Emanuele 20090 Milan, Italy

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