To be admitted to the International Medical School of the University of Milan all students have to pass the admission test (IMAT), and obtain a suitable upper secondary school leaving certificate (find out more).

The course is entirely taught in English and has a provisional number of maximum of 50 places available: 34 for European citizens, non-EU citizens resident in Italy with a current, valid permesso di soggiorno (residence permit) and natives of Iceland, Norway, Switzerland and Lichtenstein; 16 for non UE students resident abroad.

For the 2018/2019 academic year (courses starting in Autumn 2018) the IMAT was on SEPTEMBER 13th, 2018. OFFICIAL DOCUMENT: Decreto Ministeriale del 14 Maggio 2018, n. 385 (text in Italian)
Information about the registration procedure are available HERE

Both the rankings (EU and non-EU) will be released on October 10th.

The non-EU ranking will be posted on the UNIVERSITY WEBSITE. From the home page of the University (English version), on the right click “online services SIFA”, then select “Admission Ranking Lists”, “First and second cycle ranking Lists”, “access in alphabetic order”, and choose “Medicina e Chirurgia – International Medical School”.
In the same page you will find, from October 10th, all the instructions for the enrollment of non-EU students.

Non UE students resident abroad, who do not have an Italian residence permit, MUST submit a pre-application request to the Italian diplomatic representation in their country of residence from April 12th to July 24th, 2018. This step is mandatory. Read more…


The deadline for 2018 IMAT registration was July 24th at 3.00 pm (Italian time). Late registrations are not possible.

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