Please apply for this course through UCAS (the University and College Admissions Service) by 15 January in the year prior to entry. There are no upper age limits, so we welcome applications from mature students.
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- International applicants must provide a full syllabus/transcript of the subjects they have completed up to year 12 (or equivalent)
- Students from outside the EU/EEA/Switzerland will need a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK
With the exception of Biomedical Science applicants (who are not interviewed), after making an application, shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview,
Healthcare Science applicants will be asked to attend a traditional 20 minute panel interview, and are usually notified of this by email.
Applicants for all other courses will be invited to attend a Multiple Mini Interview (MMI).
Multiple Mini Interview (held December to April)
A Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) combines traditional-style questions with task-based activities. The interview consists of up to eight activities each lasting five minutes (40 minutes in total).
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This interview format provides a high level of interaction between you and the interviewer which offers an opportunity for you to demonstrate more than just a taught knowledge of the chosen field of science.
MMIs are a better predictor of academic performance and professional behaviour than traditional panel interviews. This format also allows us to assess more candidates in a shorter period of time, which means you will get the results of sooner.
Last Updated: Monday, 13 October 2014 10:18