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List of institutions from which we will not accept evidence of English language proficiency

If the institution that awarded your medical qualification is on this list, you will need to achieve our minimum scores in the IELTS test or submit other alternative evidence.

If the institution that awarded your medical qualification is not on this list we will need to confirm that we can accept that qualification as evidence that you have the necessary knowledge of English.


  • Arabian Gulf University


  • Dhaka Medical College
  • University of Science and Technology, Chittagong


  • Medical University Pleven


  • Beihua University
  • Capital Medical University
  • Chengde Medical College
  • China Medical University
  • Dalian Medical University
  • Hainan Medical College
  • Hebei North University
  • Hebei United University, College of Clinical Medicine
  • Jillin University
  • Jiujiang University
  • Nanjing Medical University
  • Qingdao University
  • Shandong Medical University
  • Shenyang Medical College
  • Shihezi University
  • Soochow University
  • Sub Yat-Sen University
  • Taishan Medical University
  • Tianjin Medical University
  • Weifang Medical College
  • Wenzhou Medical College
  • Xi'an Jiaotong University
  • Xinjiang Medical University 
  • Zhejiang University
  • Zhengzhou University

Czech Republic

  • Charles University in Prague
  • Masaryk Univerzity
  • Universita Palackeho

Dominican Republic

  • Instituto Tecnologia de Santo Domingo


  • Dubai Medical College for Girls


  • Ain Shams University
  • Al-Azhar University
  • Assiut University
  • Benha Faculty of Medicine
  • Beni Suef University
  • Cairo University Faculty of Medicine
  • October 6th University
  • Med-Delta University, Tanta
  • Menoufia University
  • Misr University for Science and Technology, College of Medicine
  • Suez Canal University
  • University of Alexandria
  • University of Mansura
  • University of Minia
  • Zagazig University


  • University of Gambia - School of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences (SMAHS)


  • Tbilisi State Medical University


  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
  • University of Cape Coast - School of Medical Sciences
  • University of Ghana


  • Debreceni Orvostudomanyi Egyetem University
  • Semmelweis Orvostudomanyi Egyetem University
  • University of Debrecen
  • University of Szeged Medical and Medicine Sciences Centre


  • Al-Ameen Medical College
  • B.J. Medical College - University of Pune 
  • Bundelkhand University
  • Dr D.Y. Patil Medical College - Maharashtra University of Health Sciences
  • Dr NTR University of Health Sciences - Shadan Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Kashmir University - Government Medical College Sringar
  • Kasturba Medical College Mangalore
  • Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute - Pondicherry University
  • Rajah Muthiah Medical College - Annamalai University
  • Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences – Mysore Medical College
  • Rajiv Ghandi University of Health Sciences, Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre
  • S.R.M. Medical College Hospital and Research Centre


  • Al-Nahrain University
  • University of Al-Mustansiriyah
  • College of Medicine, University of Baghdad
  • Hawler Medical University
  • Sulaimani College of Medicine - University of Sulaimani
  • University of Babylon
  • University of Mosul
  • University of Tikrit


  • Hashemite University
  • Jordan University of Science & Technology
  • Mu’tah University
  • University of Jordan


  • Semey State Medical University


  • University of Kuwait


  • I.k. Akhunbaev Kyrgyz State Medical Academy
  • International University of Kyrgyzstan
  • Osh State University Medical Institute


  • Rigas Stradina Universitate


  • Al-Arab Medical University
  • Al-Fateh University (formerly known as the University of Tripoli)


  • University of Malawi - College of Medicine


  • Monash University Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • University of Malaya
  • University of Malaysia, Sarawak


  • University of Medicine 1 Yangon


  • Abia State University
  • Ahmadu Bello University
  • Bayero University
  • Igbinedion University
  • Imo State University
  • Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH)
  • Madonna University
  • Obafemi Awolowo University
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University 
  • University of Ibadan 
  • University of Ilorin
  • University of Jos
  • University of Port Harcourt
  • University of Nigeria


  • Oman Medical College


  • Abbottabad International Medical College
  • Allama Iqbal Medical College
  • Aga Khan University
  • Ayub Medical College
  • Bahria University
  • Baqai Medical University
  • Bannu Medical College
  • Bolan Medical College
  • CMH Lahore Medical College and Institute of Dentistry
  • Dow Medical College
  • Dow University of Health Sciences, Sindh Medical College
  • Fatima Jinnah Medical College for Women
  • Foundation University Medical College
  • Frontier Medical College Abbottabad
  • Ghulam Muhammad Mahar Medical College - Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University Larkana
  • Gomal Medical College
  • Hamdard College of Medicine
  • Islamabad Medical and Dental College
  • Islamic International Medical College
  • Isra University
  • Jinnah Medical and Dental College
  • Kabir Medical College
  • Karachi Medical and Dental College
  • King Edward Medical University
  • Khyber Girls Medical College
  • Khyber Medical College
  • Lahore Medical and Dental College
  • Liaquat University
  • National University of Science and Technology, Army Medical College
  • Nawaz Sharif Medical College
  • Nishtar Medical College Multan
  • Peshawar Medical College
  • Punjab Medical College
  • Quaid-E-Azam Medical College
  • Rawalpindi Medical College
  • Saidu Medical College Swat
  • Sargodha Medical College
  • Services Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Sharif Medical and Dental College
  • Sheikh Zayed Medical College
  • Shifa College of Medicine
  • Sir Syed College of Medical Science for Girls
  • University of Karachi – Liaquat National Medical College
  • University of Health Sciences Lahore – Central Park Medical College
  • University Medical and Dental College Faisalbad
  • University of Sindh, Muhammad Medical College
  • Wah Medical College
  • Women Medical College Abbottabad
  • Ziauddin Medical College

Palestinian Territories

  • An-Najah National University


  • Davao Medical School Foundation
  • Fatima College of Medicine


  • Jagiellonian University
  • Medical University of Gdansk
  • Medical University of Lublin
  • Medical University of Silesia Katowice
  • Medical University of Warsaw (formerly known as Akademia Medyczna w Warszawie)
  • Pomorska Akademia Medyczna w Szczecinie
  • Poznan University of Medical Sciences
  • Uniwersytet Medyczny w Lodzi


  • Carol Davila University of Medicine & Pharmacy Bucharest
  • Universitatea de Medicina si Farmacie “Grigore T Popa”
  • Universitatea de Medicina si Farmacie "Iuliu Hatieganu"

Russian Federation

  • Kursk State Medical University
  • People's Friendship University
  • Ryazan State I.P. Pavlov Medical University
  • Smolensk State Medical Academy

Saudi Arabia

  • Batterjee Medical College for Science and Technology
  • Ibn Sina National College for Medical Studies
  • King Abdulaziz University
  • King Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences - College of Medicine
  • Umm Al Qura University – Faculty of Medicine


  • University of Belgrade, Faculty of Medicine
  • University of Novi Sad


  • Univerzita Komenskeho v Bratislave

South Africa

  • University of the Free State

Sri Lanka

  • University of Peradeniva


  • Ahfad University for Women
  • Al Aziem Al Azhari University
  • El Fashir University
  • International University of Africa
  • Kassala University
  • Khartoum College of Medical Sciences
  • National College for Medical and Technical Studies
  • The National Ribat University
  • Omdurman University
  • Sinnar University
  • Sudan International University
  • University of Dongola
  • University of Khartoum
  • University of Kordofan
  • University of Medical Sciences & Technology (also known as Academy of Medical Sciences & Technology)
  • University of Science and Technology


  • Karadeniz Universitesi
  • Istanbul University - Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty


  • Mbarara University of Science and Technology


  • Bukovian State Medical Academy
  • Danylo Halytsky Lviy National Medical University
  • Kharkiv National Medical University
  • Lugansk State Medical University
  • Odessa State Medical University
  • O O Bogomolets National Medical University
  • Sumy State University
  • Vinnica Medical University
  • V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University

United Arab Emirates

  • Gulf Medical University
  • RAK Medical & Health Sciences University - RAK College of Medical Sciences
  • University of Sharjah


  • University of Zimbabwe