School of Medicine


Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)


The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr offers medical education at an international level.

Our School of Medicine offers:

  • An excellent medical education using the latest pedagogic methodologies in this field of science.
  • All courses focus on medical education in specialized English to meet international standards.
  • Research-based and evidence-based medicine oriented education.
  • Clinically oriented teaching and training from the first phase of education.


  The MBBS programme of the School of Medicine is a 6-year programme that consists of two phases, each comprises of six semesters.

  • Phase 1 (3 years): Pre-Clinical Sciences (Human Structure, Function and Development; Foundations of Sciences in Disease, including pathology, pharmacology, microbiology). Most subjects are being taught in blocks of body systems. Early clinical exposure.
  • Phase 2 (3 years): Clinical Sciences (Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics/Gynecology; medical subspecialties; minor surgical specialties; behavioral medicine).


Admission Criteria

  1. General High School Average 90% and above.
    Note:  Equalized transcript is required for students who have graduated from international institutions.
  2. Minimum High School Score of 80% in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.
  3. Advanced English Language Capabilities. Versant score 55 (Conditional Offer)PTE score of 54 IELTS 6.0, or ibt-TOEFL 82 prior to admission
  4. School Entrance test - UCAT (Click Here for more Information).
  5. a. UCAT Exam Dates- 1-25 September   2021.

    b. Clearance is requested from UKH Registry. No clearance, no exam. Contact Registry at [email protected]

    C. UCAT Clearance will be given starting 26th August 2021.


Note: Conditional Offer may be given to applicants who submit the required minimum score from Versant English Placement Test - Pearson.

***Notice: For AY 2021-22 applications, please email [email protected] or visit UKH's Registry Office.

Tuition Fee

$15,000 per academic year

Apply Now