The Medicine 5-year course will equip you with essential knowledge, understanding, skills and attitudes required to practice medicine competently and professionally in a patient-centred, multidisciplinary environment. Graduates are awarded a primary medical qualification called the MBBS and are then eligible to undertake the General Medical Council Foundation Programme.

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Calendar Five years, full time (or six with Intercalated BSc) 
cogwheel  Apply through UCAS code A100, institution code S49
stopwatch UCAS deadline is 15 October
globe UK, EU/EEA and non-EU citizens (international) may apply


  • Shared campus with one of the largest teaching hospitals in the UK
  • Learn anatomy through demonstrator-led whole body prosection
  • Patient-focused education with a strong emphasis on communicating with patients from a range of backgrounds
  • Two opportunities to undertake student selected component (SSC) of study on areas of interest to you
  • Interprofessional education: Learning opportunities exist for our students to learn alongside one another (interprofessional learning) reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of healthcare workplace environment
  • Careers advice embedded into our teaching
  • Opportunities to intercalate and extend your knowledge and obtain a iBSc in a variety of subjects
  • Teaching is informed by our world class research which informs practice
  • Many lecturers are working clinicians
 Tuition fees*

2017 entry UK/EU: £9,250 per year

2017 entry Non-EU (international): £31,690 per year

* Tuition fees are liable to increase each year. Fees for International students are determined by consideration of the rate of inflation and any factors such as significant changes to the course.  Fees will not normally increase by more than 5% each year, except when the rate of inflation is significantly more than that projected in the preceding year. Fees for Home students are likely to increase each year as permitted by the government, which will normally be in line with inflation.


At the end of this course you will be ready to undertake foundation year one as a junior doctor. Upon graduation you will be eligible to apply for provisional registration with the General Medical Council (GMC).


Last Updated: Tuesday, 11 October 2016 15:30

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