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Non-EU Medical Admissions Test
According to the new Call for Applications for non-EU students, applications are now open for non-European students who already sat the UKCAT test in the following sessions:
- 2016 standard UKCAT test held from July to October 2016;
- Special Humanitas University UKCAT test held from April 18th to April 26th 2017.
Results of the standard UKCAT tests sat in 2017 and before 2016 will not be considered valid for the admission.
Admissions will be granted based on the number of places available and on the UKCAT test score achieved.
Verify your eligibility and school qualifications by checking the Admissions Requirements.
Read more about the UKCAT test and how to prepare.
How to apply
To submit your application:
- fill in Humanitas University Application Form*
- pay the application fee of 50 € by credit card or Paypal
within 25 August 2017 on penalty of exclusion.
Please verify with your local embassy or consulate if you are still entitled to request your study VISA.
*You will be asked to insert personal and contact information, residence address, information on your diploma and your UKCAT data (ID, score, ecc):
Ranking List and Enrollment
The ranking list will be published on this page on 30 August 2017.
Online enrolment will be possible between August 30th to September 6th .The first instalment in the amount of € 4.156 must be paid mandatorily by September 6th, 2017 on penalty of exclusion.
The first instalment of 4.156 € shall in no case be reimbursed.
From September 7th, the enrolment from reserve list will begin.
Further information is reported in the Call for Applications.
You can apply as a non-European student if:
- you have a non-EU citizenship;
- you have NO additional Italian citizenship;
- you do not live in Italy.
Please note that citizens of United Kingdom, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and the Republic of San Marino are equated to European students and therefore they are not eligible for the present Call.
See article 2 of the Call for Applications for details.
Minimum Entry Requirements
In order to apply, you must possess a secondary school certificate or obtain it in the current school year.
A Diploma is valid if obtained after at least 12 years of education, accompanied by the Declaration of Value issued by the Italian diplomatic authorities that will be requested at enrollment. If the local school system provides for 11 or 10 years of schooling, the title is valid when integrated with 1 or 2 years of university.
For Candidates Holding US Diplomas
- 3 APs (Advanced Placements) in Medicine and Science related subjects or
- two years of college education or
- one year of college education and 4 APs (as above).
For Candidates Holding Other Diplomas
See Annex A of the Call for Application.
The UKCAT test
The UKCAT is a computer-based multiple choice test made of 5 subtests (Verbal Reasoning, Decision Making, Quantitative Reasoning, Abstract Reasoning and Situational Judgement).
The first 4 subtests are tests of cognitive ability:
|Subtest||Time (minutes)*||Number of questions||Min. score||Max score|
|Total (Verbal, Quantitative, Abstract)||61||135||900||2700|
* each UKCAT subtest includes one minute of instruction.
** In 2017 a new Decision Making subtest is being piloted. Candidates and Universities will not get a score for Decision Making.
The UKCAT (Humanitas University) also includes a test of Situational Judgement (36 questions, 27 minutes) that will be not be taken into account for the generation of the ranking.
Read more about the test structure and experience.
UKCAT Test Practice Materials
Candidates should prepare for their test using the free resources available in the Candidate Preparation Toolkit, including practice tests and tutorials developed by UKCAT.
UKCAT Test Tips & Tricks
We have collected 10 vital pieces of information and techniques that will help you take on the UKCAT: