University of South Wales
Fulfilling dreams of becoming a doctor
Saba University School of Medicine has established a collaborative partnership with University of South Wales. The Pathway Partnership Agreement will offer qualified USW graduates from the Medical Sciences program the opportunity to matriculate with advanced standing into year 2 of the MD program at Saba. Faculty at both universities have extensively reviewed each institution’s curriculum and found that USW’s curriculum supports advanced standing for graduates of the Medical Science program entering Saba in year 2. This unique partnership among two institutions with a strong track record of success will provide a seamless pathway for students in the U.S.
Get on the pathway to success
- Enter into Year 2 of Saba’s MD program upon graduation from USW’s BSc (Hons) Medical Sciences program.
- Complete the MD program in 20% less time. Entry into year 2 means acceptance into semester 3 of 10 at Saba – 20% less time.
- Have unrivaled access to highly credentialed professors teaching in small classes averaging 80 students, with a 7:1 student-to-faculty ratio. Students can take advantage of the extensive mentorship programs and focused attention throughout basic sciences and clinical rotations.
- Take advantage of an excellent opportunity to study medicine on a safe and distraction-free island.
- Benefit from the strong curriculum, excellent licensing exam preparation and extensive clinical network which, together, has led to a highly successful record of residency placements each year.
Streamlined application process: what is involved?
- Graduates of USW BSc (Hons) Medical Science program with Upper Second Class Honors are eligible to enter into year 2 (semester 3) at Saba. Other BSc (Hons) Medical Science Graduates are also eligible to be considered.
- Applicants must complete the on-line application and provide all required application documents for review by the Admissions Committee.
- Applicants must provide two letters of recommendation from USW science program faculty.
- Applicants then carry out an interview with Saba's Director of Admissions.