You can become one of over 16,000 SGU doctors practicing across the world—1,581 from Canada alone.

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Founded 40 years ago, St. George’s University pioneered the concept of international medical education and remains at the forefront of educating students to meet the demands of modern medical practice. In fact, SGU placed more than 935 graduates (and counting) into US and Canadian residencies in 2018. Join a network of over 16,000 SGU graduates practicing across the United States and in more than 50 countries around the globe, including Canada and the United Kingdom.



The number of Canadian medical school students at SGU. Nearly 1,600 graduates also hail from Canada.


The pass rate for Canadian SGU students who sat for the MCCEE from 2009–2013.

  • Dedicated residency match team.

    Our Match Strategy Team in our Office of Career Guidance works with students from day one to provide the tools, resources and direction they need to facilitate their postgraduate success.

  • More than 70 affiliated clinical sites.

    SGU has an extensive network of affiliated hospitals in the US, UK and Grenada, where students can complete their clinical training.

  • Approved for Canadian loans and grants.

    SGU is one of the few international medical schools approved by the Canadian Ministry of Education to administer federal and provincial loans and grants to qualified students.

Jason Fischer ‘03

Staff Physician and Director of the Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound Program in the Division of Emergency Medicine at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto

At SGU, I met a lot of fantastic people, we’re still close friends. I was prepared to make a good impression and get the residency spot I wanted, and that was the ultimate goal. SGU has given a lot of us the tools to build great careers.

A Grenada medical school with a global perspective.

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