The Faculty of Medicine, KMITL has set a standard process for student selection and publicly announced the process in college and university websites. The criteria for initial screening include:
- Academic achievement: The applicants should have cumulative GPA not less than 3.0 for regular Thai program, not less than 6 for international Baccalaureate program and not less than A in the A-Level curriculum.
- Standard academic test: Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) and BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT)
- English proficiency tests: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
The scores of all applicants will be ranked. One hundred qualified applicants are subjected to multiple mini-interview (MMI). The situational questions posed in an MMI generally touch on the following areas: ethical decision making, critical thinking, communication skills, motivation to become doctors and current healthcare and societal issues.
Faculty of Medicine, KMITL is Equal Opportunity Institution
Similar to other medical schools in Thailand, Faculty of Medicine, KMITL follows the guideline of Medical Council of Thailand and Consortium of Thai Medical Schools for admission of applicants with disability. Generally, their disabilities must not significantly compromise the function as physicians.
Transfer or Exchange Students
Faculty of Medicine, KMITL has policy to accept students from other medical schools and students from other study programs. Within the Institute, Faculty of Medicine, KMITL welcomes the students from Biomedical Engineering Program to study in our pre-clinical year. We also accept the graduates from pre-medical tract for Biomedical Engineering Program to have further study in our Medical Degree Program. Transfer of credits is aligned with the regulation of KMITL.