Welcome to Graduate Entry Medicine at RCSI

Congratulations on your acceptance to RCSI GEM!


We are the GEM Welcome Committee, a group of current GEM2 and GEM3 students who are here to help you start your new life at RCSI.

Click on our profiles to learn more about us.

Make sure to check out our student-made guides for everything you need to know about beginning your medical school journey.  

We invite you to connect to your Class of 2024 Facebook page, the GEM Welcome Committee Instagram and the RCSI Twitter, using the icons on the right.


We can't wait to meet you!

Yours in all things GEM, 

The GEM Welcome Committee

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We have prepared the following resources to help you:

1) GEM Starterpack 

A book of Frequently Asked Questions explaining everything about moving to Dublin from accommodation and visas to what to pack and where to shop. 

If you are looking for a roommate, please use this GoogleDoc to connect with other people in your class who are interested.

2) GEM Courseguide 

A book outlining the courses you will take during your first year in RCSI as a GEM1 student.

Please take a look and reach out if you have any questions. 

3) Meet and Greet 

We hosted a Meet and Greet over Zoom in August 2020.

4) Calendar and Quickstart guide 

We put there a calendar of GEM1 and a guide to academic support and student resources. Click here to download.

Contact us!

We are here to help with any questions you may have. Please email us gemwelcome@rcsi.ie 

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