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Earn a Joint Kenyan-Israeli Degree in Medicine and Surgery

...sets you up to practice anywhere in the world

  • Study in both Kenya and Israel
  • Affordable world-class degree
  • Up to 25% ($5,000) Scholarship available

Current Admission Closes on April 30th. Apply Now!

Why the joint Kenyan-Israeli Degree in Medicine?

  • The Joint Kenyan-Israeli program in Medicine prepares you to work in the Unites States, Canada, Britain, the EU and anywhere else of your choice.
  • One-Year clinicals in top teaching hospitals in Israel.
  • You will be taught by top Israeli-Kenyan Faculty.
  • A world class, yet affordable programme.
  • A part scholarship is also available for all accepted Nigerian Applicants.

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Current Admission Closes on April 30th. Apply Now!

Key Information about the Joint Kenyan-Israeli Medical Degree Programme

    • The Joint Kenyan-Israeli Medical programme is delivered by Uzima University in Kisumu, Kenya in collaboration with Galilee International Management Institute, Israel.
    • It is a 6-Year degree programme
      • 5-Years in Kenya under the tutelage of top Israeli/Kenyan Faculty
      • 1-Year clinicals in leading Teaching Hospitals in Israel
    • Nigerian students do not require JAMB or a JAMB score to apply
    • Annual Tuition is $20,000
      • A 25% ($5,000) Part scholarship is available to all accepted applicants from Nigeria throughout the duration of the programme.
    • Tuition Fee payment in instalments is allowed.
    • The Tuition Fee excludes other living expenses estimated at about $300 per month.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Minimum of 5 credits including English, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology

    • The candidate clicks the registration link ( https://forms.monday.com/forms/embed/8087933017837ca79f2394265f424616?r=use1 )to fill the registration/application form
    • Candidate should upload all relevant documents (e.g  certificates, passport photograph, previous Academic Studies/ Qualifications {if any})

After registration, the candidate will pay an application fee of US $100.

Not necessarily, a placement examination may not be required if all conditions are met.

    1. No.
    2. Students who are awaiting results may apply. They would not be considered if their results do not meet the requirement.

This cohort begins May 2024

Late registration is not allowed once the session commences.  Class attendance is mandatory for assessment which students must meet to qualify for examinations and progression.

In Principle, yes. This will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

    1. This is not guaranteed.
    2. The University may arrange make up classes if it is not more than 10% of the class attendance. The University may offer make-up classes and tutorials for the group of students affected to catch up.
    • The MBChB is a 6-year programme
    • Can the degree programmes be shortened? No, it can’t be shortened.

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery:

  1. Application Fee: $100
  2. Annual Tuition (with the application of the 25%/$5,000 scholarship):
    • Full Tuition: $20,000
    • 25% Scholarship Offered: $5,000
    • Actual Tuition Paid: $15,000

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery:

  • Registration Fee: $100
  • Tuition 1st Instalment paid upon acceptance and: $7,500.
  • Tuition 2nd Instalment paid before at the start of the 2nd Semester: $5,250.
  • Tuition 3rd Instalment paid before the start of the 2nd Semester Examination: $2,250.

Full access to all facilities provided to the students of the University including full access to both the physical and digital library repository.

Currently no refunds are possible.

Currently, Uzima University offers scholarships up to $ 5,000.

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)

    • Yes, it will.
    • The programme is a collaboration between Galilee International Management Institute, Israel and Uzima University, Kenya.
    • The faculty is joint Israeli and Kenyan.
    • The clinical rotation/year shall be taken in Israel.

Uzima University/Galilee Campus is Off Kisumu-Kakamega Road, Kisumu, Kenya.

Click to see the University campus area view: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBD7uuOC2pg

Click to see the area view of Kenya Kisumu: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEfccAYQMRU

The University does not have owned accomodation.

However, it has arrangements with certified private providers.

There are 2 sets of accommodation available.

  • Single room Kshs 6,000/month (approximately $42/month depending on current dollar rates in your country of residence).
  • Double Room Kshs 10,000/month (approximately $69/month depending on current dollar rates in your country of residence). This can also be shared.

The cost of feeding would range between $ 100-200 per month.

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    3. Walla Walla Community College, USA,
    4. San Diego Botanical Garden for Medicinal Plant Research, Lake Region Economic Bloc LREB

LBH Consulting working with Uzima University will provide needed consular services.

No, Medicine and Surgery is so intensive that undergraduates will have no time to do work on the side. In the preclinical years in medicine there will also be no time either.

  • Help in Processing your admission.
  • Consular Support
  • Flights arrangements (as necessary)
  • Coordination with Uzima University for Airport Pick-up and movement to the Uzima University Campus.
  • Other support and information that you may need to make both the admission process and the start of your journey with Uzima University stress free.

Some Video Resources

Watch the video below to see a virtual tour of Galilee Institute

Watch the video below to learn more about Galilee Institute's Centre for Health Management

Watch the video below to see how to spend a weekend in Kisumu, Kenya

Watch the video below to learn more about Kisumu

Disclaimer: For your financial security, kindly note the following:

All payments are to be made directly to Uzima University accounts. No payment should be made to any other account.

Uzima University will not be held responsible for payments made through unauthorized channels.

Please, promptly report any suspicious communication or payment instructions from any other source to our official contact information.

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