• Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (ARWU) London, United Kingdom
The Medicine programme offered by St George's, University of London will equip you with essential knowledge, understanding, skills and attitudes required to practice medicine competently and professionally in a patient-centred, multidisciplinary environment.
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Overview

The Medicine programme offered by St George's, University of London. Students who complete the course are awarded a primary medical qualification called the MBBS and are then eligible to undertake the General Medical Council Foundation Programme. If you have previously studied at university then unfortunately you would be ineligible to apply for this course - you can only apply for our Graduate Entry Medicine programme.

Highlights

  • 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
Career

A medical qualification from St George’s is quality-assured and recognised internationally. With our MBBS you will be perfectly placed to contribute to the ongoing development of medicine and healthcare provision globally.

Through an integrated study programme of medical sciences and clinical sciences, graduates are fully equipped to perform well in the GMC Foundation Programme and further develop the essential knowledge and competencies needed to pursue a specialist discipline. The majority of our MBBS graduates choose to remain in the south London area, and to complete their two-year Foundation Programme at one of our affiliated healthcare trusts.

At the end of the undergraduate course you will receive your MBBS degree, which is a primary medical qualification (PMQ). Holding a PMQ entitles you to provisional registration with the General Medical Council, subject only to its acceptance that there are no fitness to practise concerns. Provisionally registered doctors can only practise in approved foundation year one posts; the law does not allow provisionally registered doctors to undertake any other type of work.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    UCAS deadline is 15 October.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Half day general practice and community visits
  • Life Support Module (Cardiovascular and Respiratory Systems)
  • Good Medical Practice Clinical Attachment (Paediatrics and Geriatrics, Medicine, Surgery)
  • Life Maintenance Module (Endocrine and Alimentary Systems, Kidney and Body Fluids, Metabolism)
  • Life Structure module (Musculoskeletal and Integument, Genetics)
  • Life Control module (Neuroscience and Psychiatry)

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

GCSEs or EU/International equivalent

  • Grades: A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 6 ( or grade B ) or above
  • English Language, Maths and Science (Double or Triple Award Science).

A Levels

  • Grades: A level: AAA
  • A level: Three subjects to include Chemistry and Biology or Human Biology.
  • General Studies and Key Skills not accepted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42251 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42251 EUR per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10856 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10856 EUR per year and a duration of 60 months.
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  • UK/EU students: 9,250 GBP per year
  • non-EU students: 36,000 GBP per year

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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