Our Crash & Intensive Courses for Medical Studies
UMCH offers a variety of courses to help you prepare for your future medical studies. During the courses preexisting knowledge is repeated while at the same time new knowledge is learned. The skills you will gain participating in one of the courses will be of considerable benefit to you during your later studies.
All our courses are held in the international academic language English. Thus, the participants acquire essential technical vocabulary at an early stage.
Get yourself acquainted with theory and practice of medical science as well as your future place of study Hamburg before starting your actual studies – while simultaneously getting to know many like-minded people.
What you can expect
Our preparatory courses
Our Pre-Medical Course is a 3-week program. It includes the subjects of biology, chemistry and physics. Above all, it serves to consolidate and expand your preexisting knowledge while gaining new skills in these areas. Throughout the course you will acquire a significant amount of scientific information – a basic requirement for medical studies – within a short period of time.
- Course duration: 12 weeks
- Course contents: biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, biochemistry, anatomy, medical theory, preparation for admission procedure, individual consultation
- Language: lessons in English
- Period: October – January or April – July
- Type: intensive course
- Participant places: small groups (max. 25 places)
Price: 6.800 €*
Our 12-week college semester covers not only the natural sciences of biology, chemistry and physics, but also mathematics, biochemistry, anatomy and medical theory. Therefore, the extensive semester also includes topics that are usually not covered at school. As a result, a considerable advantage in knowledge is built up, which will make your starting medical studies immensely easier.
* Plus board and lodging on site during the course. If required, we can help you find suitable accommodation. Course structure and schedule are subject to change.
All contents at a glance
Differences: Pre-Medical Course and College Semester
|Course duration||3 weeks||12 weeks|
|Expenses||2.400 €||6.800 €|
|Lessons in English|
|Preparation for the admission procedure|
|Individual consultation appointments|
Dates & Registration
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