The admission procedure for all prospective applicants comprises:
1) Evaluation of the secondary school grades (overall average over the continuum of all 4 years of the secondary school education comprising all the grades and the final exam, together with the specific evaluation of grades in Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
All prospective candidates who have completed the secondary school program requirements in the Republic of Croatia, or attained equivalent qualifications abroad, in the duration of at least four years, and who have taken the courses in biology, chemistry and physics for at least two years are eligible for admission into the first year.
2) Written exam in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
I: The 03rd of April 2020
II. The 17th of July 2020
III: The 4th of September 2020
Location: Rijeka, Faculty of Medicine premises
Requirements for the entrance exam
3) Candidates who have completed a pre-medical college or passed internationally recognized exams (MCAT-with minimal score 125 for each section), or earned a BA/Bsc degree in natural sciences with good credits in Biology, Physics, Chemistry may be exempted from the entrance exam.
4) Applicants who have taken SAT Subject Tests in Biology, Physics and Chemistry, with the minimal score 600 in each subject, may also be exempted from the entrance exam.
5) Applicants who have taken the Biomedical Admissions Test (BMAT) (>4.0 in all tested categories) may also be exempted from the entrance exam.
6) Applicants who have taken the MediTest-EU (>70%) may also be exempted from the entrance exam.
7) Candidates who are neither native speakers of English, nor have graduated from an English- speaking secondary school or college are required to take an internationally recognized English language proficiency test (TOEFL – paper based test 500, internet based test 60, computer based test 170, IELTS – 6). Cambridge and Oxford English language exams and certificates issued by (foreign) language schools (B2 level) are also accepted, as well as certificates of English language proficiency issued by a secondary school a candidate attended.
8) Transfer students currently can not apply. Check Application procedure for more information.