Faculty Medicine And Surgery

Medicine and Surgery

Fondazione Policlinico Universitario "Agostino Gemelli" IRCCS (Rome)

Academic Year 2022/2023

Duration 6 years

Language English

Degree classes LM-41 (Medicine)

Degree qualifying to practice as a doctor-surgeon

Developing a people-centred health care

The International Medicine and Surgery Degree program lasts six years and it is entirely English-taught. It provides full integration of learning objectives of European and US curricula and it is achieved through a multidisciplinary approach. The attention isn’t focused only on basic and clinical sciences, but also on patient management, legal responsibilities of the medical profession and its ethical aspects.

Teaching approach

Traditional frontal lectures are English-taught as well as other practical activities, traineeship, vocational training and optional projects. Internships take place at the Gemelli Hospital.

Career prospects

The Degree program is thought to develop qualified medical personnel and professionals in the field of clinical and scientific research. The students who are interested in the US Postgraduate training will be also able to apply for the possibility of attending their final course year abroad.
Università Cattolica offers students on the Single-Cycle Master’s Degree Programme in Medicine and Surgery the opportunity to undertake a study programme leading to a Double - Triple Degree qualification in Medicine and Surgery.

Cattolica MD International

The six-year Graduate Degree Programme in Medicine and Surgery named Cattolica MD International was first inaugurated during the academic year 2013-2014
To teach a profession where medical knowledge becomes clinical competence and integrates professional ethics and social responsibility.
Humanism and Respect – Excellence and Innovation – Professionalism and Social Responsibility
Advancing and applying knowledge to improve lives
To foster a new generation of global physicians with a passion for learning and continuous reflection, who are ready to practice collaboratively across the world.
The QS World University Rankings features 1,300 universities from around the world. Università Cattolica is ranked in the top 43% of the universities worldwide and stands out in 14 different subjects for its quality in research as well as academic and employer reputation