RCSIUCD Dublin

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

These entry requirements are for the Medicine programme or the Pre-Medical Year programme.

All requirements below requires compulsory Chemistry & Biology, plus Physics or Mathematics.

Entry Requirements 5 Year Programme Pre-Medical Year Programme
GCE A-Level A B B B B B
STPM  A B+ B+ B+B+B
AMERICA

American High School Diploma.

cGPA of 3.5 with 3 Advanced Placements and a minimum score of 4 in Chemistry, Biology and Calculus or Physics GPA of 3.5 including competitive marks in Biology, Chemistry and either Physics or Mathematics (without AP examinations)
AUSTRALIA
(Matriculation) Monash University Foundation Pre-University Program (MUFY) or University of New South Wales (UNSW) Foundation or Western Australia Curriculum Council or HSC Sydney Australia  or  Trinity College Foundation Studies  or  Australian Universities Foundation Programmes or South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) or Victorian Certificate of Education, Australia Year 12
 95 ATAR/ UAI/ Average  80 ATAR/ UAI/ Average
 

CANADA
Canadian Pre-University (CPU) / Canadian International Matriculation Program (CIMP) / Canadian Grade 12/13

Not Applicable Average of 85% in any 3 subjects i.e. Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics
International Baccalaureate Diploma 36 points with bonus points with a minimum score of 5 in HL Chemistry and HL Biology 30 points without bonus points with a minimum score of 5 in HL Chemistry and another HL Science subject or Mathematics
Malaysia University Matriculation CGPA of 3.5 (out of 4.0) or better (Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, English) CGPA of 3.0 or better (Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, English)
Foundation in Science (Malaysia) CGPA of 3.5 (Overall grades of 3As and 2B+) Chemistry, Biology,  Physics, Mathematics+English

 

CGPA of 3.0 (Overall grades of 5Bs) Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Mathematics +English
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) 1 B3, 4 B4s   (Biology, Chemistry, Physics and 2 Mathematics) 5 B4s   (Biology, Chemistry, Physics and 2 Mathematics)
Science Degrees BSc., MSc., PhD
IRELAND
Irish Leaving Certificate (ILC)  *foreign language may be substituted with another subject if SPM or O-Level Bahasa Malaysia is achieved with a minimum of B
 

Minimum overall score of 550 points with minimum six (6) subjects which must include English, a foreign language*, Mathematics, Chemistry and one other lab sciences from the group of Biology (preferred), Physics, Chem/Physics. Minimum score of B is required in HL Chemistry.

Minimum overall score of 480 points with minimum six (6)subjects which must include English, a foreign language*, Mathematics, one (1) lab science from the group of Chemistry (preferred), Biology, Physics, Chem/Physics. Minimum score of B is required in HL Science lab subject
English Language Requirement

IELTS/TOEFL/ SPM Cambridge 1119/ IGCSE English

IELTS: an average score of 6.5 and a minimum of 6.0 for each component.

TOEFL: minimum score of 600 with test of written English at 475+
– minimum of 250 in computer-based test
– minimum of 100 in internet-based test

SPM Cambridge GCE-O-Level 1119/ IGCSE English: Minimum of B

Other equivalent qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.

Applicants with Foundation in Science, Pre-Medical Foundation (excluding RUMC Pre-Medical Year) and some Matriculation programmes must attain a minimum of the following at School Certificate level or its equivalent:

SPM / O-Levels  5 Bs in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics (or Additional Mathematics) and another subject

Malaysian applicants must also have a minimum of credit in Bahasa Malaysia and English or its equivalent.

*Please note that all requirements stated above are minimum academic criteria and do not guarantee admission.