How to apply

Medicine and Medical Commencement Programme (MCP)

Essential documentation required for application is as follows (incomplete applications will not be processed):

  • Secondary school Transcripts/Certificates (Grades 9, 10, 11 and 12 to date if still in school, or final transcript with graduation certificate and certificate of good conduct).
  • University transcripts/certificates (if applicable).
  • English language qualification – e.g. IELTS Academic/TOEFL certificate or test booking confirmation
  • Scanned copy of passport, including photo page (must be valid for 6 months from commencement of programme i.e. September).
  • Scanned copy of CPR front and back (if applicable) (must be valid for 6 months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September).
  • Scanned copy of GCC identity card front and back (if applicable) (must be valid for 6 months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September).
  • Scanned copy of National identity card (must be valid for 6 months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September).
  • Academic Reference Form to be completedsigned and stamped by the school or University/other references with predicted grades if applicable (to print the form please click here ) This form can be sent in separately by your referee (please see form for details).
  • Personal statement of between 500 and 1000 words. The purpose of the personal statement is to provide the Admissions Committee with an insight into you, your motivations and your suitability for a career in medicine. You should consider explaining the activities you have undertaken in preparing yourself for a career in medicine. Please note that your submissions should be your own work and not that of anyone else. If any plagiarism is detected in an applicant’s personal statement, the applicant will no longer be considered for admissions to the University

Please note: Applicants should include their unique Application Reference Number and full name on their application in all correspondence with the University.


BSc (Hons) Nursing

Essential documentation required for consideration for the programme is as follows (incomplete applications cannot be considered):

  • English language qualification – e.g. IELTS Academic/TOEFL certificate or test booking confirmation (if applicable)
  • Certified copies of all academic transcripts and certificates from school (Grades 9, 10, 11 and 12 to date) and university (if applicable)
  • Scanned copy of passport, including photo page (must be valid for 6 months from commencement of programme i.e. September).
  • Scanned copy of CPR front and back (if applicable) (must be valid for 6 months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September).
  • Scanned copy of GCC identity card front and back (if applicable) (must be valid for 6 months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September).
  • Scanned copy of National identity card (must be valid for 6 months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September).

  • Academic Reference Form completed, signed and stamped by your school/university. To print, please click here

Please note: Applicants should include their ID number and full name on their application in all correspondence with the University.


Nursing (Hons) Bridging programme

The applicant must be currently working in a nursing field and will be reviewed by the programme director.

Essential documentation required for consideration for the programme is as follows (incomplete applications cannot be considered):

  • Certified copies of Associate Diploma academic transcripts and certificates
  • Certified copies of academic transcripts and graduation certificate from secondary school (Grades 9,10, 11 & 12)
  • Scanned copy of passport showing name, nationality, date of birth and photograph page (must be six months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September)
  • Scanned copy of CPR card/GCC identity card (if applicable - this must also be six months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September)
  • Scanned and valid national identity card front and back (if applicable - this must also be six months in date from commencement of programme i.e. September)
  • Personal Recommendation Form completed by your supervisor or the Head of Department. To print, please click here.
  • A valid nursing licence or a letter from your employer confirming you are a licensed nurse
  • Recently updated Curriculum Vitae

Please note: Applicants should include their ID number and full name on their application in all correspondence with the University.