The graduate program admission standards and practices in Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry are unique to each program.  To assess your graduate application, all programs will consider your combined academic and extracurricular achievements.  Your academic background, publication record(s), industrial or research experience and reference letters will be used. 

If faculty supervisors are interested in your application, you will be invited for an interview.

Please ensure your application and supporting documents are sent in a timely manner. For our application deadlines please see here.

Minimum Admission Averages


Programs

Average

Anatomy and Cell Biology

80%

Biochemistry

78%

Biomedical Engineering*

80%

Developmental Biology*

Visit the website for admissions averages: www.devbio.uwo.ca/admission.htm

Epidemiology and Biostatistics

80%

Interfaculty Program In Public Health

Website: www.schulich.uwo.ca/publichealth/admission-requirements

MD/Ph. D

Students must meet all the admissions criteria of both the MD and PhD programs.

Website: www.schulich.uwo.ca/MEDICINE/MD_PHD/

Medical Biophysics

Minimum 78% , with preference given to 80%

Microbiology & Immunology

80% 

Applicants with less than 80% will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis

Neuroscience*

78%

Pathology

78%

Physiology and Pharmacology

80%

Family Medicine **

B+

Orthodontics**

B+

Surgery** B+

*Joint programs with other Western faculties. 

** These clinical/professional programs require professional qualifications (i.e. DDS or MD) prior to applying.



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