Programme overview

This programme is open to graduates from a wide range of science and non-science backgrounds.

Upon graduation you will be awarded a primary medical qualification, an MBBS degree, which enables you to start work as a medical practitioner in the UK.

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Why choose UU?

Why choose UU?

Six reasons to choose MBBS at UU

  1. Enter with a 2:1 degree from any discipline
  2. Affordable course fees 60% lower than Republic of Ireland medical schools*
  3. Lowest cost of living in the UK**
  4. Scholarships available for students from NI and Republic of Ireland
  5. Begin GP placements from week 4 of your studies
  6. Patient-centred, problem-based learning throughout

*As of December 2023, based on UU 2023/2024 yearly fee of £4,710 (5,500 EURO) compared to RCSI yearly fee 17,070 EURO, for an Irish or Home fee status student. **National Student Money Survey 2023

Further Programme Information

Student Reviews

Hear from our MBBS students on their experience of studying Graduate Entry Medicine at UU.

Medical Education Scholarships

Open to eligible applicants to our Graduate Entry Medicine programme, applying for 2024 entry.

Questions and Answers

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