University of Manchester, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences
Degree Type & Length: 5 Years
UCAS Code: A106
University Code: M20
Is UKCAT needed? If so, how is it assessed? Yes
Applicants: 2000
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Offers: 418
Places: 372
Academic entry requirement:

If you are applying with known A level grades (AAA with grade A in Chemistry), you will be considered even though your GCSE grades do not reach the required standard. However, you must have a minimum of grade B in GCSE English Language and Mathematics. Dual Award Science must be offered at minimum BB or the sciences at minimum grade C at GCSE ?or AS.

Medical School Website:
Medical School Contact Information: Oxford Rd,
M13 9PL

T: +44 (0)161 306 0460
Key attribute of medical institute: Professional development is a key feature of the programme as today’s doctors are required to keep up with ever changing developments and advances in all areas of medicine, including prescribing, technologies used and patient care, so independent learning and critical analysis is crucial to preparation for future practice.
Course Structure:

Years 1 and 2

You will study the foundations of the biological, social, behavioural and clinical sciences underpinning medicine. However, within a few weeks of starting your scientific studies you will be meeting patients in the community and in our teaching hospitals.

Years 3 and 4

Your clinical science teaching will be ongoing but with a significant increase in clinical learning in teaching hospitals and community settings; the driver is to enable you to acquire clinical competence.

Year 5

You will consolidate and integrate your previous four years of study; you will to take on supervised responsibility for patient care.

University of Manchester, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences