Scholarship requirements

Curriculum Subject and English language requirements Grade/Score requirements
A-Levels As per 5 year programme requirements A, A, A
International Baccalaureate Diploma As per 5 year programme requirements ≥39 points (inclusive of bonus points)
Advanced Placement As per 5 year programme requirements 5, 5, 4
CBSE As per 5 year programme requirements Overall average of ≥92%
Tawjihiya (Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and UAE) As per 6 year programme requirements Overall average ≥98%
American High School (SAT) As per 6 year programme requirements SAT score ≥ 1300
Canadian High School As per 6 year programme requirements Overall average of ≥90%
Degree graduates Biomedical science or related science subject First class honours or GPA equivalent to A grade*.

**For GPA-applicable curricula, if degree transcript does not state grade bands for GPA, a letter from the awarding institution confirming these GPA grade bands must be provided. Applications which do not provide this evidence will not be considered.

Scholarship applications will be reviewed by the RCSI Bahrain Scholarships Board and shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a scholarship interview. The purpose of this interview is to provide applicants the opportunity to discuss their essay submissions and their motivations for applying.

Following the interview, the application will be reviewed in full and scholarship offers will be made.