Northern Ontario School of Medicine Requirements & Admission Stats

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Updated: April 3, 2020

How to Get into Northern Ontario School of Medicine:

Northern Ontario School of Medicine - Mission:

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) is committed to the education of high quality physicians and health professionals, and to international recognition as a leader in distributed, learning-centred, community-engaged education and research.  

NOSM will accomplish this by:​

  • Being socially accountable to the needs and the diversity of the populations of Northern Ontario.
  • Actively involving Aboriginal, Francophone, remote, rural and underserviced communities.
  • ​Leading and conducting research activities that positively impact the health of those living in Northern communities.
  • Fostering a positive learning environment for learners, faculty, and staff.
  • Achieving an integrated, collaborative approach to education, learning, and programming.
  • Increasing the number of physicians and health professionals with the leadership, knowledge and skills to practice in Northern Ontario.

Northern Ontario School of Medicine - Curriculum: 

  • Year 1 & 2: Pre-Clinical
  • Year 3: Clerkship
  • Year 4: Electives

Northern Ontario School of Medicine - Admission Statistics:

  • Success rate (Overall): 3.5 %
  • Success rate (In Province): 4.4 %
  • Success rate (Out of Province): 1.3 %
  • Success rate (International): 0.0 %
  • Average GPA: 3.8*
  • MCAT: Not Required.

*Note: geographical preference given to students from Northern Ontario. For more information on geographical preference see here.

Northern Ontario School of Medicine - Prerequisites:

  • None

Northern Ontario School of Medicine - Admissions Contact Information:


Admissions email: admissions [at]

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