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Top 10 Medical Schools

If you want to start a career in the field of medicine and you wish to study at one of the best medical schools from your country or from abroad  but you don`t know which are the top ranked, you should read this article which will help you decide.

It is known that the best universities in the world are in US and UK. These two countries also have the best medical schools which offer the best medical education. UK and US are the only countries from the entire world that have their universities ranked between the top 10 medical schools in the world.

Whatever you have decided to study: medicine, surgery, dentistry or nursing, the top 10 medical schools in the world are:

1. Harvard Medical School – US

This university from Massachusetts is the most prestigious university from US. Harvard Medical School allows the students to receive when they graduate an M.D. from Harvard Medical School and a PhD from Harvard or from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

2. John Hopkins University – US

Is an excellent research medical school from Baltimore. You can apply for one of the three medical institutions: Bloomberg School of Public Health, School of Medicine or School of Nursing.

3. University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine– US

Was founded in 1765 and it is one of the oldest medical schools in the world. In 2011 the medical school`s name was changed by Raymond Perelman, an alumni into Perelman School of Medicine.

4. University of Oxford – UK

Is one of the most prestigious medical schools in Europe.

5. University of Cambridge – UK

Known also as The School of Clinical Medicine and it is situated inside the Addenbrooke’s hospital.

6. Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis – US

Is one of the top medical schools from the US. For the past years it was ranked among the first three medical schools from the American continent.

7. Duke University – US

Duke University is situated on the first place in US for the Physician Assistant Program and the School of Nursing from Duke University is ranked the second from all the nursing schools in US.

8. Yale University – US

Yale University School of Medicine has just celebrated its 200th anniversary this year. This medical school is one of the pioneers in the fields of research, healthcare and medicine

9. University of Michigan Ann Arbor – US

This medical school is famous for the research activity in the fields of cancer and AIDS.

10. Oregon Health and Science University – US

This medical school where you can study medicine, dentistry and nursing is situated in Portland. In the campus there are situated two hospitals.


If you want to study at the best universities on the American continent, here are the top 10 medical schools in the US:

1. Harvard University Medical School

2. Washington University St. Louis

3. John Hopkins University

4. Stanford University

5. Baylor College of Medicine

6. University of Pennsylvania

7. Yale University

8. University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center – Dallas

9. Duke University

10. University of Michigan

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