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Choosing the right medical school is a critical step toward earning a residency and becoming a doctor. UMHS has the vast resources to support you from your application through graduation—and beyond. 

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Welcome to UMHS

UMHS students possess a shared commitment to serving others. Every member of our diverse student body is highly motivated and dedicated to becoming a successful, caring physician. 

If you feel you possess the drive and talent to join our campus community, we encourage you to apply for admission. We welcome the opportunity to review your materials and evaluate your potential. Candidates who meet our basic requirements will be invited for an in-person interview. 

If you are ultimately invited to enroll, we sincerely hope you will join us. It will be our honor to support you on your journey to become a doctor. 


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July 23, 2024

Webinar for Prospective Medical Students

Tuesday, 7:30 PM EST
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August 27, 2024

UMHS Alumni Meet-and-Greet

Tuesday, 6:00 PM EST
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Admissions process

Like many leading medical schools, we consider a wide variety of factors when assessing applicants.

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Cost of attendance

To provide students the most value, we keep our tuition lower than many other schools.

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Financial aid

Comprehensive financial aid makes a UMHS education even more affordable for qualified students.

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Dr. Bhusnurmath UMHS

Shivayogi Bhusnurmath, M.B.B.S., M.D. Pathology, FRCPath (London, UK)

Dean of Basic Sciences


Welcome to UMHS!

I look forward to harnessing these cumulative experiences for enhancing the already superlative efforts for student success at UMHS in educating tomorrow’s doctors.

My efforts would be to provide a safe, welcoming and inclusive atmosphere, that leads to an equal and fair opportunity to succeed, for all the students, faculty and staff, irrespective of their background, culture beliefs, practices, individual preferences.

The opportunity to touch so many lives personally, positively and professionally is a blessing and I am looking forward to continue to be a good leader and good role model. It is a collective journey to succeed. 

I am fortunate to be teaming up with very experienced and enthusiastic faculty in the university blessed by the compassionate and supportive top leadership.

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Vital numbers


Annual start dates:
January, May, and September


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Student to faculty ratio


first-time pass rate on USMLE Step 2 CK*

*As of April 2023. Rates are subject to change without notice.

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St Kitts

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