If you want to practice abroad, there's no point in getting a US medical degree. I'm interested in going to Poland just for the experience of getting to live there and study. PUMS, Karol Marcinkowski) is located in Poznan, Poland. Take the time you've got to be happy and young and hopeful, and live it up. If you have an US citizenship, consider the US double taxation of citizens outside the US for income above $107k/year. I have got a few "consider other choices first because residency in the US will be three times as hard for you". I'm pretty sure BS/DO exists as well but I'll let you look it up. I would really like to go there to study but I'm not sure whether it's the best option. Community for medical students from Europe and six-year-programs in general. I will also provide a link that will help you get more information from the school. http://www.med.umkc.edu/admissions/BAMD.shtml. - the same goes with arranging electives abroad. Also many Russian/Belorussian trained physicians, two alone both in anesthesia and pathology at my university hospital. Because those exist in the US, too. There isn't much information available online about the schools, students, stats, residencies, etc. Tbh, I would recommend staying here (yes, it will probably be more expensive) since graduating from abroad makes attaining a residency much harder...and forget it if you want to go into a competitive residency (ie. A key issue that emerged was obtaining a suitable number of doctors and pharmacists for the newly forming military units. Though if you want to practice in the US, it's almost impossible to get a residency without a US MD. My mom is russian too, and im going to study in Lodz starting october. Join. Text me if interestedð On average, the quality of the education is higher than in the US (barring going to one of the best US schools of course), it's considerably cheaper for the course, and it's considerably cheaper to live there. My ultimate goal is to become a practicing psychiatrist. In general your chances in Germany are good for most specialties with some flexibility. Which specialities do you mean are harder as a foreign applicant to get? So why not take the leap towards a medical degree outside of your native land? For a residency in Belgium Dutch and French are much better options. The UK has 32 medical schools but their system is designed so that students start medical school right after high school. Poznan University of Medical Sciences (PUMS) is one of the best and largest medical universities in Poland with 90 years of academic experience and with great potential for development. Iâm going to list some of the top and accredited universities in Poland for international students with tuition fees ranging from â¬2500 to â¬4000. My mom is being very adamant about it that I go there and she knows some people who studied there and then got a residency here and work here. In Europe, medical students are generally not trusted to see patients on their own. My name is Sande and Iâm a 6th year Medical Student of MBChB. http://www.med.umkc.edu/admissions/BAMD.shtml. You have probably heard about some countries offering free college education, and you are wondering whether it is true. Nevertheless there are schools that offer graduate entry for students who already went to an undergraduate college. 3.75 gpa with worst year taken off, 85% at UBC. My ultimate goal is to become a practicing psychiatrist. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Canadian thinking of going to medical school in Poland. I have a 3.55 overall gpa, 3.70 sGPA and a 509 MCAT. :) Neither a US, neither a EU citizen rn haha. It doesn't appear in any feeds, and anyone with a direct link to it will see a message like this one. tl;dr It's hard but possible. UKCAT is required. Feel free to hire me to help you out with your boring assignments on any medical topics. Åw. That's my two cents. Medical school in Poland? That means that you could be a Canadian MD after just 4 years, instead of 5 from either SGU or Ireland. Austria Bulgaria Czech Republic Hungary Ireland Italy Poland Romania Spain The Netherlands. I did not study at Lodz but I only hear good things about it. The right place for EU-specific questions, discussions and memes. Most of the medical colleges or universities in Poland start admission process in the months of May or June every year. Tuition fees are much cheaper and the standards are even better than in Poland. Creation of the Polish School of Medicine. Canada. But when I found about this 6 year program, my parents strongly supported it, however I felt like all of a sudden my life had been put in fast-forward. I know that it would probably make more sense to study in Germany but given the cost I rather complete my studies in the countries mention before. Medical universities in Poland follow more or less similar admission policies, but differ in a few aspects. They have very good schools and for me to be able to go as soon as I can and stay for a long time, the 6 year thing is a great option. This is actually one thing that's sort of been worrying me a bit. Germany United Kingdom. I would like to either go to medical school in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, or Poland but am trying to see how I eventually practice in Germany. 1. I'm not sure if I mind that, it's just a little scary.