CANADIAN STUDENTS

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In 2014 the University of Toronto accepted 259 medical students out of 3153 applicants. This is just a 9% acceptance rate which highlights the competitive nature of getting into a Canadian Medical School. IAU College of Medicine offers a truly global medical education at a reasonable price. Canadians make up an important part of our student body.

“The road to residency is difficult and requires dedication and hard work however; IAU’S staff does their best to guide each individual along the way”

-Trevor Hitchings

2016 IAU Graduate

Residency: University of Ottawa

Top Reasons to Consider IAU

  • ✔ OSAP and provincial loan approval for Canadian students
  • ✔ Canadian students have received top rated residency appointments in US and Canada
  • ✔ Lower tuition compared to most Caribbean schools.
  • ✔ Canadian students have received high USMLE score
  • ✔ Low student to faculty ratio
  • ✔ Study in the beautiful Island of St Lucia
  • ✔ Clinically oriented basic science program in St Lucia

RECOGNIZED BY THE MEDICAL COUNCIL FOR CANADA

IAU College of Medicine is recognized by the Medical Council for Canada. Students are eligible to sit MCC examinations and apply for licensure.

RESIDENCY AND LICENSURE

IAU has been successful in placing Canadian students into residencies in Canada.
Canadian students are eligible to participate in both the U.S. National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and the Canadian Residency Matching Service (CaRMS). Students much pass the Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Examination in order to be eligible to participate in CaRMS.
Visit the CaRMS website for more details as specific rules on matching in Canada do vary from province to province.

CANADIAN RESIDENCIES

IAU graduates have secured residency spots at coveted hospitals and are currently practicing throughout Canada. Our graduates have matched at University of Ottawa and Queens University to name a few.

FINANCIAL AID OPTIONS

IAU’s Canadian students are approved to apply for financial aid through their provinces. In addition, numerous banks provide student lines of credit to supplement or substitute for the provincial loan alternative. IAU students can also access OSAP.
Contact our admissions office for more information or start your online application here
Tel: 1-888-440-4474
Email: Admissions@iau.edu.lc