Medical Studies in English

New announcement:
Student Office will use vacation from 07th to 28th August.

ENROLLMENT 2017/2018 - information:
Enrollment will be held as follows:

- Monday, September 25th, for the 1st year - INTRODUCTION DAY - detailed information will be posted in early September
- Tuesday, September 26th, for the 2nd year, seminar room B103
- Wednesday, September 27th, for the 3rd year, seminar room B103
- Thursday, September 28th, for the 4th year, big lecture room  A116
- Friday, September 29th, for the 5th and 6th years, big lecture room A116
from 9 am to 11 am.
All students are obligated to bring their index book and confirmation of payment of tuition fee (payment instructions)
“Unclean” students will make a payment of tuition fee after approval for enrollment into the higher year.

IMPORTANT: Prerequisites for enrollment into the higher study year

2nd year
3rd year
4th year
5th year
6th year

Updated lists of mandatory and optional literature:

1st year
2nd year
3rd year
4th year
5th year
6th year

New announcement (1/8/2017): University of Split School of Medicine (USSM) is announcing List of  Candidates accepted in the 2nd selection circle under Category 1 and Category 2 for academic year 2017/2018.

New announcement: University of Split School of Medicine (USSM) is announcing List of 30 Candidates accepted under Category 1 and List of 30 Candidates accepted under Category 2 for academic year 2017/2018.

New announcement: University of Split School of Medicine (USSM) is announcing List of applicants received by deadline specified in the Public Call. 

New announcement: University of Split School of Medicine (USSM) is announcing 1st Public Call for admission to Medical Studies in English (MSE) in academic year 2017/2018. Deadline for submission of application is Monday, July 3rd 2017.

01.06.2017. ERASMUS +

University of Split has announced open call for Erasmus + student mobility treineeship in academic year 2017/18
Detailed information are available on web page:
USSM Erasmus + admisitrator: 
Natalia Cotić,

13. 01. 2017. In accordance to the rules of USSM, it is obligatory for all students to bring Index to every exam. In case that student is not able to present Index before exam begins, teacher can prevent student from taking exam without any additional reason.
New announcement: In process of application to USSM Medical Studies in English Program student may choose to use the service of different agencies. However, USSM does not have official agency for representation and application through agency does not increase chance for admittance into the Program.

Announcement: Decision on recognition of foreign educational qualification is from last year handled by "Agencija za odgoj i obrazovanje". This year they introduced instructions and request form in English language. More information is available on their web site or e-mail address.

New announcement: University of Split School of Medicine (USSM) will accept applications for transfer from Monday, July 4th 2016. First results may be expected in mid September. For transfer application please use form for application to 1st year of the Program, clearly state to which year of Program you are applying and provide official grade transcript and curriculum description from present university.

New announcement: All requests for recognition of subjects from previous education must be officially submitted to Ms. Cotić by October 15th 2016. Late submissions will not be considered. 

New announcement: Passed exam in Croatian language and verification of attendance is required for enrollment into 4th year of the Program. 

New announcement: Final list of elective courses and students for 1st year of the Program is available here. Changes are possible until Wednesday in student office.

New announcement: Final list of elective courses and students for 2nd year of the Program is available here. Detailed schedules will be available next weak on web pages of selected Departments.

Announcement: Be aware that regulation of your Health Care Insurance status is critical for approval of your Temporary Status in Croatia by government officials. Many private insurances are not recognized by international agreements as official insurances. Be sure to verify those issues with your insurance before arriving to Split. More information are available under Information for Students link.

Announcement: Students from Medical Studies in Croatian have volunteered for assistance to our new students in English program. If you are interested in such kind of help please find their names and e-mail here (list will be continuously refreshed with new volunteers):

Announcement: Additional information on recognition process can be obtained at +385 1 2785 000 (number in the Agency). The documents needed for the process:
1) Original diploma or certified copy of diploma,
2) Certified translation of diploma to Croatian language (by Court translationist)
3) Copies of final grade reports of each highschool year
4) Proof of citizenship (copy of citizenship certificate, ID card, Passport or other legal document used to verify citizenship)
5) Fee in amount of 200 kuna (local currency ~ 27 EUR) payable to Croatian Budget
USSM is recognized by Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), incorporated as a foundation of ECFMG, and is registered in its International Medical Education Directory (IMED).
University of Split School of Medicine is enlisted in the WHO Directory.
USSM students are eligible to write the U.S. (USMLE) and Canadian (MCC) medical licensing exams! Canadian students are eligible to receive student financing from the Government of Canada (in Ontario, see OSAP).


USSM graduates are projected to be recognized and be able to practise medicine int he E.U. once Croatia gets into the E.U. (expected 2013)

General information:
Universityof Split School of Medicine (USSM) is the most prominent faculty of the University in Split – a young and vibrant university on the Croatian Adriatic coast, with increasing visibility in the global research and academic community.
USSM boasts excellence in teaching and research, culture of innovation and interdisciplinary approach, as well as extensive partnerships with the world’s best universities, including formal partnerships with the University of Ottawa in Canada and Medical College of Wisconsin in the USA.

Its focus on evidence-based medicine and health care and globally relevant research and teaching make it the best place for students wishing to combine modern technological achievements in medicine with a personalized approach to individuals and populations. USSM has first-class infrastructure for teaching and research and an excellent living environment for student life at the heart of the Mediterranean! We invite you to join our new programme of medical studies in English, which combines the best of existing studies in Croatian at the USSM – Medicine, Dental Medicine, Pharmacy and Health Care.

The MD programme in English offers the degree of Medical Doctor (MD) after a 6-year curriculum. Students with transferable university credits may be eligible for exemptions  and discounts. Class size is limited to 50 students.

For more information, contact our student office at or vice dean for Program at
Come to Split to get connected to the global academic community – work with us in providing excellence in medical care for global needs.
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