1. Completed 90 appropriate credits from the subject areas of English, Biology, General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry. The specific course requirements are detailed on the Faculty of Medicine website. At least a 75% average is needed for all university-level courses attempted.2. Take the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) and request that your results be released to UBC
Admission Advice1. No particular degree program is considered ideal as preparation for the study and practice of medicine. A variety of pre-medical academic backgrounds is considered desirable.
2. Admission is extremely competitive. There are far more applicants than available spaces in the program.
3.You must apply using the online application available on the Faculty of Medicine website.
4. Preference is given to residents of BC. However, a small number of out-of-province applicants are accepted each year.
Applicants also have to satisfy UBC's Institutional Admission Requirements.
One of the following (minimum scores):
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