Academic calendar of the Faculty of Biomedical Sciences

The academic calendar of the USI Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, which will take effect with the first year of the Master of Medicine starting 2020, will follow the USI academic calendar.


The official start of the Master Medical School is Monday, 14 September 2020. The first 2 weeks will be dedicated to a general introduction, starting with the first 3 days at the National youth sports center Tenero ( The CST is a very special environment that will allow students, professors and faculty staff to get together and get to know each other. Students will be introduced to the canton Ticino and the cantonal health system and will receive a detailed outlook on their coming 3 years in Ticino.


All the dates of the first three-year Master curriculum are already available and outlined in the attached schedule ("Master of Medicine 2020-2023".pdf in English). Any changes in the structure will be updated on the homepage and communicated in the MMS-News.