Admission Requirements – SLI (UME and PGME)

Successful applicants are required to be registered as a medical student or as a postgraduate trainee in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto.  Applicants should have graduated from a 4-year undergraduate program with at least a B+ standing in the last two years of study from an accredited university.

Undergraduate Medical Students

Applicants who are registered as undergraduate medical students in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto, will register as a part-time student and submit the following documents as part of the online SGS application system:

  1. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    A two-page curriculum vitae (CV) that provides a summary of academic and leadership experience, including:

    • Undergraduate and graduate education (i.e. degree(s), scholarships or awards)
    • Paid employment history (role, organization and duration)
    • Volunteer service history (role, organization and duration)
    • Accomplishments in athletics, the arts or other domains that reflect leadership and teamwork
  2. Letter of Intent
    The letter of intent should outline your interest in health system leadership, leadership aspirations, career goals and learning goals, and experience relevant to health system innovation.
  3. Two (2) Confidential Letters of Reference
    Two confidential letters of reference.  One must be from Dr. Thuy-Nga Pham, (thuynga.pham@utoronto.ca) Leader Theme Lead, Faculty of Medicine, or a faculty member from the Faculty of Medicine and the second reference  must be from a faculty member (either current or from your undergraduate degree), who is able to indicate to the admissions committee the applicant’s academic ability and career aspirations, and comment on the applicant’s potential benefit from the MSc in System Leadership and Innovation.
  4. Transcripts
    Transcripts must be scanned and uploaded to the SGS application website.

Postgraduate Trainees

Applicants who are postgraduate trainees in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto,  can register as either part-time or full-time students and provide the following documents as part of the online SGS application system:

  1. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    A two-page curriculum vitae (CV) that provides a summary of academic and leadership experience.
  2. Letter of Intent
    The letter of intent should outline your interest in leadership and innovation aspirations, learning goals, research interests, and experience relevant to leadership and innovation.
  3. Two (2) Confidential Letters of Reference
    Two confidential letters of reference.  One must be from the Program Director or an academic/professional supervisor that indicates to the admissions committee the applicant’s academic ability and career aspirations and a comment on the applicant’s potential benefit from the MSc in System Leadership and Innovation.  The second letter should be provided by a faculty member who can comment on the applicant’s leadership potential and career aspirations.
  4. Transcripts
    Transcripts must be scanned and uploaded to the SGS application website.

 

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