Medicine MB ChB

Course Overview - Medicine MB ChB

Our MBChB Medicine course has been designed to prepare you for the demands of a medical career, with an emphasis on working compassionately with patients as partners, within a multi-disciplinary team. You’ll gain exposure to real clinical settings through a series of clinical placements each year, develop a wide range of skills and a broad knowledge base.

Our patient-centred curriculum is taught across five years in two phases. It starts by expanding and deepening your existing science education, covering topics such as the fundamentals of body structure, infection and pat...

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5 Years

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Aston Triangle
B4 7ET
United Kingdom

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Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level


The requirement is a minimum of A*AA including chemistry, biology (including passing the practical elements if available) and any third subject, excluding general studies and critical thinking. The A* must be in Biology or Chemistry. Applicants who meet specified widening participation criteria, may be eligible for our contextual offer of AAB (with AA in Chemistry and Biology). More details available at

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Scottish Higher

Access to HE Diploma

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme


Applicants will normally be expected to achieve or to have achieved an overall score of at least 37 points with a mark of 7, 6, 6 in three Higher Level subjects including chemistry and biology and the rest from three Standard Level subjects and Core. The Higher Level grade 7 must be in Biology or Chemistry.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


Applicants with a BTEC qualification will normally be considered on a case-by-case basis but will need to obtain a minimum of DDD in the BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Applied Science in combination with chemistry and biology A Levels at grades A*A.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

All applicants must have a minimum of 6 GCSEs/IGCSEs at Grade B/6 which must include Maths, English Language, Chemistry, Biology or double science (or overseas qualifications). Although our minimum requirement for GCSEs/IGCSEs is six subjects at Grade B/

Scottish Advanced Higher


Applicants with Scottish Advanced Highers, will normally be expected to achieve, or have achieved AAA, to include chemistry and biology. Applicants who meet specified widening participation criteria, may be eligible for our contextual offer of AAB (with A in Chemistry and Biology). More details available at

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England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Channel Islands £9,250
EU, International £45,450

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