• Application Deadline
  • 72 months
    Duration
The International Medical Doctor Program at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University has been designed to foster a new kind of doctor. This doctor will possess the necessary human, cultural and professional values to provide healthcare and share ideas in today’s globalized world. 
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Overview

Why Study medicine at San Raffaele?

UniSR is one of the top-ranking universities in Italy for research and teaching;  it is well known in Italy and in Europe for research on  Cancer, Urology, Cardiovascular diseases and cardiac surgery, HIV/AIDS, Rare diseases, Preclinical and Human Biological Sciences.  This means that students have the unique possibility of studying and living in an exciting environment where breakthroughs are made every day in the treatment of acute and chronic conditions.

Curriculum 

The curriculum of the International Medical Doctor Program at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University is a solid but innovative curriculum based on two initial preclinical years which take a solid in-depth look at the basic-sciences needed for the medical profession, as well as at the human sciences required to develop an effective doctor-patient relationship. 

Accreditation

The MD program at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University enjoys recognition from the World Health Organization, the British General Medical Council and by the US Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG®).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 72 months
  • Credits
    360 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics and Bioinformatics
  • Medical Physics
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Humanities
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Human Genetics and Genomics
  • Basic Life support
  • Basic Pathology and Immunology
  • Human Morphology 
  • Introduction to Surgery 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • The minimum academic requirement for enrolling to a medical degree course in Italy, is to possess a high school diploma and have at least 12 years of education.
  • An English Language Certification corresponding to C1 level is requested as well by the International MD Program and is obligatory.
Students coming from countries where education lasts less than 12 years must integrate the missing years by:
  • presenting a University certificate indicating they have passed all the first year exams of the University course they are enrolled in if they are missing only 1 year.
  • presenting a University certificate indicating they have passed all the exams of the first 2 years of their course if they are missing 2 years.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20000 EUR per year and a duration of 72 months.
  • EU/EEA

    20000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20000 EUR per year and a duration of 72 months.
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  • 1st Installment:  € 6.940,00 due at enrolment
  • 2nd Installment: € 6.600,00 due by January 31
  • 3rd Installment:  € 6.600,00 due by March 31

Living costs for Milano

  • 850 - 1450 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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