Welcome to AMBOSS
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland School of Medicine
Let’s activate your account
Follow these instructions to unlock your access to the world's leading medical study and reference platform. This license access will remain active until August 31, 2023.
You should have received an activation code in your university email address that will give you access to AMBOSS.
Register an AMBOSS account or log in to your existing account.
Click on the "Account"-icon in your dashboard and navigate to the "Redeem a Code"-option.
Enter the activation code, click on "Activate code," and you’re all set.
If you need help setting up your account or getting access to AMBOSS, please contact AMBOSS Customer Support.
Over 5700 case based questions for all clinical and preclinical subjects
Extensive medical library with over 1200 articles
Performance-based learning suggestions and peer-group comparisons
Why AMBOSS is your number one learning tool
AMBOSS offers all the resources you need to succeed in your studies on a single platform. Our smart features ensure that you study smarter, not just harder.
Focus on what you really need to know
Powerful self-analysis tools will identify your knowledge gaps and suggest materials to help you fill them.
Turn studying into learning
Our comprehensive and regularly updated library covers all preclinical and clinical subjects. Enhance your learning with a wide range of features including virtual microscopy, annotated images and anatomical image quizzes.
Score higher and improve your clinical skills
Explore more than 5700 clinical scenarios with our case-based question bank. Annotated answer options ensure that you're not just memorizing facts for school but internalizing concepts for clinical practice.
Learn more about AMBOSS for exams
AMBOSS is the only platform that has you covered throughout your medical career, from medical school to clinical practice. All of our content is edited by a team of medical writers consisting of over 150 physicians and language professionals. Everything we publish undergoes a meticulous review process to ensure that our content is always clear, concise, and up-to-date.
The AMBOSS Qbank and Library help you prepare for every aspect of your USMLE Step exams. The questions are regularly updated to meet USMLE requirements and emulate NBME-style to give you the most realistic exam experience possible. The annotated answer options provide in-depth context and link out to relevant sections in the library for further reading. You can customize your Qbank sessions according to Step exam, topic, and medical discipline.
Go to the USMLE for IMGs page to learn more.
AMBOSS is the only resource that serves as both a clinical companion and a study resource to help you succeed in your NBME Subject Examinations. The knowledge library features more than 1200 articles designed for in-depth exam study as well as point-of-care reference when you’re with patients. The Qbank is a robust study resource with over 5700 challenging questions for all 9 shelf exams to ensure you are fully prepared for your big day.
Go to the NBME Shelf exam page to learn more.
Our articles and questions have been optimized according to the guidelines of the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME), which drafts and administers the IFOM exams. Study efficiently and effectively with comprehensive, high-yield articles and case-based questions that test concepts as they would appear in the actual exam. Advanced features help tailor your learning experience to exactly what you need to know.
Go to the IFOM exam page to learn more.
If you are studying for the SMLE, AMBOSS is here to provide you with all the necessary learning materials and study plans. It lays out all the topics covered in the exam, with each one linked to an AMBOSS article to help you progress through the curriculum.
Download the SMLE study plan here.
Discover what makes AMBOSS a unique medical resource
All the answers, right here
The AMBOSS Knowledge and Qbank apps were designed to provide students and physicians instant medical knowledge and guidance online and offline.