Entry requirements

Medicine degreesUCAS
Medicine MBChB A100 five years AAA or 1st/2:1
Medicine MBChB, Graduate Entry A101 four years 1st or 2:1 Hons Degree

Five-year course (A100)

A/AS Levels

Normally four AS-level subjects in First Year, including Chemistry and Biology, excluding General Studies. Three GCE A-levels including Chemistry required, excluding General Studies.

Typical offer

Normally AAA from GCE A-levels, including Chemistry.


Applicants must have a minimum of 'C' grade in English Language, Maths and Sciences.

Cambridge Pre-U

D3/D3/D3 in Principal Subjects including Chemistry and Biology.

Access to Medicine course

6 Distinctions (or equivalent), and 60 Credits at Level 3 Distinction Level, plus GCSEs as above.

European Baccalaureate

Pass with 85% overall including three sciences. (Two of which must be Chemistry and Biology at grade 9).

International Baccalaureate

Pass Diploma with 36 points including Chemistry and Biology at Higher level. Grade 6 required in all subjects.

Welsh Baccalaureate

Is considered.

Scottish Advanced Highers

Either alone or in a combination with A-levels. AAA to include Chemistry and Biology. Scottish Highers are not considered.

Other Qualifications

Other national and international qualifications welcomed.

Mature students and graduates welcomed

Graduates of any discipline, including those in the final year of their degree may apply for the A100 five-year course. A science background is not essential but applicants must have a minimum of grade B in science GCSEs or equivalent and be predicted, or have achieved, a minimum of an upper second class Honours Degree.

Four year course (A101)

Applications are welcomed from graduates of any discipline who have at least an Upper Second Class Honours degree and a minimum of 12 months' full-time paid employment in a caring role following graduation. Arts and Humanities graduates are encouraged to apply.

The medical degrees are not available on a part-time basis.

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