Study Medicine Abroad

Study medicine abroad in one of the best universities in the world with DIFC.

Are you an international student who wants to study Medicine abroad to become a doctor?

The International Foundation Year – Health Science programme is a specialised university foundation course designed to support international students to progress to study Medicine abroad in leading Medical Universities.

We have two intakes in each academic year- September and January.

Entry Requirements

  • You must be at least 17 years old
  • Have successfully completed your high school education (IGCSE’s and O-Levels accepted).
  • Have a minimum English level of 5.5 IELTS or equivalent.
  • For country specific details, please contact us.

How much does it cost?

The tuition fees for IFY Health Science are €17,800, plus registration and other charges.

Compared to similar programmes offered in the UK, you can save up to 25% by choosing to study your Foundation Year in Ireland.

Apply to University?

DIFC has a dedicated team of staff that will help guide you through the University application process and fully prepare you for all the admission requirements. You will also receive regular tutorials that are dedicated to helping you prepare for your University applications.