The University of Nicosia announces that the MCAT-2015 Preparation Course for the new Medical College Admissions Test will run from June 4th to July 10th 2015.  Ideal candidates are university graduates in a science-related subject having a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 (or equivalent).  Applications will also be accepted from students currently undertaking undergraduate studies.


It is highly recommended that candidates will have successfully completed the following university-level courses:

General Biology (2 semesters)

General Chemistry (2 semesters)

Organic Chemistry (1 or 2 semesters)

General Physics (1 or 2 semesters)

Biochemistry (1 or 2 semesters)

Introductory Psychology (1 or 2 semesters)

Introductory Sociology (1 semester)

Admission to the course will be offered on a case-by-case basis after review by the Admissions Committee of the candidate’s academic record and other supporting information.

The course participation fees will be €1600 per student (not including travelling, accommodation, food, books and pocket money). Accommodation in a Hotel Premium Single Room per day on bed and breakfast basis: €40.00 (one person) and in a Premium Twin Room per day on bed and breakfast basis: €60.00 (two persons). Please note that these rates are fully inclusive of all taxes and also include free Wi-Fi Internet in all Hotel areas.

Interested students should contact (preferably by e-mail):

Prof. Photos Hajigeorgiou,

MCAT-2015 Preparation Course Director

Department of Life & Health Sciences

School of Sciences & Engineering

University of Nicosia

Nicosia, Cyprus

Tel: +357 22-841739,

Fax: +357 22-357481,

E-mail: [email protected]

for more detailed information and to declare their interest in the course.  Please click here to download the application form.