The Montreal Campus, in the heart of the city, has been the home of Canada’s first Faculty of Medicine for 200 years.
A diverse student body in a world-class city
In applying to the Faculty of Medicine at McGill, you have an opportunity to join Canada's first and foremost medical school. You will be surrounded by a diverse student body and a world-class faculty renowned for excellence in education, research and clinical practice.
Outstanding medical education
The McGill Faculty of Medicine works closely with a number of Montreal's best hospital centres, allowing students to learn first-hand the clinical and ethical dimensions of patient care. At the same time, the school's commitment to research and theory provides opportunities to study with professors who are at the forefront of innovative practice. The study of medicine at McGill is further complemented by the university's all-around strengths in the basic sciences.
The Faculty of Medicine offers numerous advanced facilities, including the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning, where students practice intricate surgical procedures working with sophisticated mannequins and interview actor-patients to hone their skills. McGill's affiliated teaching hospital centres on the Montreal Island allow students to train in dynamic and diverse clinical environments. These include the McGill University Health Centre, the Integrated Health and Social Services University Network for West-Central Montreal and the Montreal West Island Integrated University Health and Social Services Centre. Students can also train in various urban and regional community practices such as Outaouais, Val d’Or, and northern Quebec.