The International Medical Admissions Test (IMAT) is the admissions test in English for applicants who wish to study medicine or dentistry courses in Italy. These courses in Italy are taught in English, with places open to both home and international students.

The IMAT test lasts 100 minutes and is a pen and paper test IMAT is a pen-and-paper test divided into four sections. Section 1 covers Logical Reasoning and General Knowledge. Sections 2, 3 and 4 cover Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.

The test will take place in September (last year was on 12th September) and the exact date will be announced in May 2023. Tests can be taken at test centres around the world. Please click here to see a list possible of locations.

Candidates wishing to sit the IMAT must pay an entry fee of GBP 114.00, EUR 130.00, USD 164.00 (costs are based on last year and may alter slightly.

Registration will open at the beginning of July and close the last week of July.  Please visit the UniversItaly website for more information.

If you would like us to help you study medicine in Italy, please contact the Study Medicine In Europe team either by phone on +44 2037 406 093 or by e-mail: