Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

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Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and Thomas Jefferson University - Philadelphia

Università Cattolica (UCSC) offers students on the Single-Cycle Master’s Degree Programme in Medicine and Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery the opportunity to undertake a study programme leading to a double degree qualification in Medicine and Surgery.

The Programme

Students who undertake the Double Degree study programme will divide their 6-year studies between Università Cattolica and Thomas Jefferson University (East Falls Undergraduate College Campus and Sidney Kimmel Medical College), as follows:

  • Year 1 at UCSC + Summer Session at East Falls Campus
  • Year 2 at UCSC + Summer Session at East Falls Campus
  • Year 3 at UCSC + Summer Session at East Falls Campus
  • Year 4 at East Falls Campus
  • Year 5 at Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
  • Year 6 at Sidney Kimmel Medical College + UCSC

The study programme leads to the award of three qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology from Thomas Jefferson University at the end of Year 4
  • Medical Degree from Thomas Jefferson University - Sidney Kimmel Medical College
  • Laurea Magistrale in Medicina e Chirurgia (Master’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery) from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

The Double Degree programme is open to students who are enrolled for the first time on Year 1 of the Single-Cycle Master’s Degree Programme in Medicine and Surgery for the 2018-2019 academic year. A maximum of 4 students can be accepted on the Double Degree study programme.

For further information, please refer to the flyer  and attend the dedicated Info Session, to be held on February 25th 2019 at 13.00 (building: Polo Universitario "Giovanni XXIII", 1st floor, Room 7).

How to apply

Candidates must submit their application duly completed and signed, together with supporting documentation, no later than 13 March 2019 at 12.00.

They may submit their application documents:

  • in person at the International Office, room 231, ground floor of the “Istituti Biologici” building
  • by email to the following address: ucsc.international-rm@unicatt.it

The required supporting documents to complete the application are:

  1. a copy of English language proficiency certificate, which was submitted for enrolment to the degree programme in Medicine and Surgery (original may be requested at Student Services – Polo Studenti – if applicant does not have a copy);
  2. the completed Application for Undergraduate Admission – Thomas Jefferson University (available at the International Office);
  3. a receipt/proof of payment of the €35 application fee.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Contacts

For information about the application procedures, please refer to:

International Office - Rome Campus
Tel. 06 3015 5819
@: ucsc.international-rm@unicatt.it