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Medicine MBBS (graduate entry), MBBS

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (ARWU) London, United Kingdom
This Medicine MBBS (graduate entry) course from St George's, University of London is open to graduates from a wide range of science and non-science backgrounds. You will be part of a cohort of students that have a wide range of experience and skills, making this an exciting and stimulating entry route into the medical profession.
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Overview

Upon the graduation of the  Medicine MBBS (graduate entry) course from St George's, University of London you will be awarded a primary medical qualification called the MBBS and are then eligible to undertake the General Medical Council Foundation Programme.

Highlights

  • Contact with patients from the second week of year one
  • Shared campus with one of the largest teaching hospitals in the UK
  • Learn anatomy through demonstratorled whole body prosections
  • Patient-focused education with a strong emphasis on communicating with patients from a range of backgrounds
  • Oppourtunities 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 reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of healthcare workplace environment.
  • Careers advice embedded into our teaching
  • Teaching is informed by our world class research which informs practice
  • Many lecturers are working clinicians

Careers

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.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Introductory module
  • Life Cycle, Life Protection
  • Life Support, Life Maintenance
  • Life Structure, Life Control
  • Interspersed one-day visits

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.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

You must be a citizen of the UK, EU or EEA or have indefinite leave to remain in the UK.

Undergraduate degree

  • Subject: Any discipline: BSc, BA, BEng, BBA, MSci, etc
  • Grade: 2.1 honours minimum

OR

Postgraduate degree

  • Subject: Any discipline: MSc, MPhil, PhD
  • Grade: Pass minimum

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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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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