In order to apply for admission to the Medical University of Silesia you please submit your complete application to the following address:
Medical University of Silesia
School of Medicine in Katowice
ul. Medykow 18
40-752 Katowice, Poland
Deadline to submit applications for fall admission in the academic year 2017/2018 is 2 weeks prior to the date of entrance examination but not later than September 6, 2017 the latest. Please find admission schedule here.
Candidates who graduated from high school can apply for admission to the 6-year program. They are required to submit the following documents:
1) original or notarized copy of high school diploma with the statement proving that the high school diploma you were awarded upon your graduation authorizes you to study at any type of the university in a country your diploma was issued,
2) original copy of high school transcript (applies to candidates who completed high school outside Poland),
3) application form,
4) xerox copy of an identification document certified for compliance with the original document,
5) 3 photos,
6) xerox copy of birth certificate,
7) health certificate confirming no objections to take up medical studies,
8) certificate documenting English language fluency level as specified in Appendix No 1 to terms and procedures of admission (applies only to candidates from countries with a native language other than English who at the same time did not complete education at previous school in English language)
9) receipt of registration fee payment in the amount of 70 PLN - - account number
Candidates who graduated from or attended pre-medical or paramedical college can apply for transfer to third year of the 6-year program. They are expected to hand in all documents mentioned above and:
10) original copy of premedical or paramedical college transcript,
11) original or notarized copy of premedical or paramedical college diploma (applies to candidates who graduated from college),
12) official document stating the legal status of college (state/private university, granted accreditation, body accrediting higher education),
13) document certifying a passing score in MCAT exam (applies to candidates being US citizens, having US nationality or being permanent US residents).
All above documents must be issued in English language. If the original document is issued in another language, a sworn translation into English is required.
All documents should be submitted as hardcopies. We do not accept electronic applications.
Upon satisfactory verification of the above listed admission documents, candidates who apply for medical program will attend an oral examination in English language. The date of the examination will be established by the Admission Committee based on the declaration in the application form.
During the examination candidate’s knowledge will be evaluated in the following fields of study:
1. Students applying for admission to the first year, as per candidate’s choice:
a) biology and chemistry, or
b) biology and physics, or
c) chemistry and physics
on Polish high school level
2. Students applying for transfer to a higher level:
a) undergraduate knowledge in biology, chemistry and physics on the level of first and second years of medical studies in Poland
In order to prepare for the entrance exam you can review the following curriculum:
Final result in the oral examination determines candidate’s admission to the English language program.
Candidates will be admitted to the English language program based on a ranking list. Candidate’s position in the ranking list will depend on the oral examination result.
Attention: Applications submitted after the deadline or incomplete applications will not be considered