Medical University of Lublin


NBME Information

To All Students interested in taking NBME exams:
NBME is required of All Students of the Medical University of Lublin who want to take USMLE exams!!!


Basic Science Students and Graduates eligibility to take any USMLE Exam:
Effective January 1, 2011: All students who are continuing and those who have completed Basic Medical Sciences and ALL previous and future GRADUATES are required to obtain a satisfactory score on the appropriate NBME proctored exam administered by the University either in the USA or Poland to be eligible to sit for any USMLE exam.

  1. Any Student upon completion of Basic Sciences or any Graduate wanting to sit for the USMLE Step 1 Exam would have to obtain a satisfactory score on the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) Basic Science Comprehensive Examination administered and proctored by the University.

  2. Students or Graduates wanting to take the USMLE Step 2CS exam must have passed the USMLE Step 1 exam first. (As stated above, to be eligible for USMLE Step 1, you must pass the NBME Basic Science Comprehensive Exam). Students must take a minimum 5 day USMLE Step 2 CS review course approved by the university which includes a mock exam at the end of the course.

  3. Students or Graduates wanting to take the USMLE Step 2CK exam must obtain a satisfactory score on the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) Clinical Science Exam administered and proctored by the University.


The passing score on the Comprehensive Examinations will be announced annually by the University. Upon successfully passing the appropriate NBME comprehensive exam, students would be sponsored for either of the USMLE examination. 

Please check the university website periodically for exam schedules and further updates.


This is to inform that NBME introduced new exam fees for exams conducted after July 1st, 2017:

  1. Comprehensive Basic Science Exam – 51 USD in Lublin and 142 USD at prometric.
  2. Comprehensive Clinical Science Exam – 54 USD in Lublin and 140 USD at prometric.



Students and Graduates Eligibility to take any USMLE exam

Click (more) to view the NBME rules and other important information

updated as of April 1, 2017



Registration Form for the Exams proctored after July 1st, 2017 – click here
updated as of May 19, 2017



Schedule of NBME examinations proctored by the Medical University of Lublin in 2018 year

Step 1


Prometric: 02/05/2018 to 02/11/2018; Poland: 02/9/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 12/22/2017)

Prometric: 04/09/2018 to 04/15/2018; Poland: 04/13/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 02/23/2018)

Prometric: 06/11/2018 to 06/17/2018; Poland: 06/15/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 04/27/2018)

Prometric: 08/13/2018 to 08/19/2018; Poland: 08/17/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 06/29/2018)

Prometric: 10/15/2018 to 10/21/2018; Poland: 10/19/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 08/31/2018)

Prometric: 12/10/2018 to 12/16/2018; Poland: 12/14/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 11/02/2018)



Step 2


Prometric: 02/12/2018 – 02/18/2018; Poland: 02/16/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 12/29/2017)

Prometric: 04/16/2018 – 04/22/2018; Poland: 04/20/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 03/02/2018)

Prometric: 06/18/2018 – 06/24/2018; Poland: 06/22/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 05/04/2018)

Prometric: 08/20/2018 – 08/26/2018; Poland: 08/24/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 07/06/2018)

Prometric: 10/22/2018 – 10/28/2018; Poland: 10/26/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 09/07/2018)

Prometric: 12/17/2018 – 12/23/2018; Poland: 12/21/2018 (Deadline for Registration: 11/09/2018)

English Division


May 2018



Students' success during medical competition in Novosibirsk

On April 20-23, students of the Medical University of Lublin took part in the International Medical Tournament 2018...

The MUL Commencement Ceremony for students of the English Language Division

During the event 129 diplomas were granted to students of American, European, Asian, and Middle Eastern Programs as well as to students of dentistry...