A Levels in three subjects at grades of AAA are required, including Biology or Chemistry plus another designated science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Maths/Further Maths/Statistics) and a third academic subject. Any science A Level (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) completed in England from 2017 must include a pass in the practical endorsement; without this the qualification will be judged to have been failed, regardless of the headline grade. Please note, some subjects are not accepted.
The primary admissions criteria which is being considered (eg A Levels) must have been completed within the past five years.
We also require five passes at GCSE grade A (numerical grade 7) with a minimum of grade B (numerical grade 6) in Maths, English Language, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
If you already hold a degree, please see our standard entry graduate route. For more detailed entry requirements, please see our Help and Advice article.
Please note, we do not accept Access to Higher Education/Access to Medicine courses. For a full list of the subjects we accept, please see our entry requirements.
As well as achievement in formal examinations, we look for other indicators of potential and capacity. We welcome applications from those with non-traditional backgrounds including (but not limited to) those from families new to higher education, care leavers and estranged students.
To be considered for the course you must currently be studying A Levels/International Baccalaureate (IB) or have achieved your A level grades within five years of the intake you are applying for.
All applicants must take the University Clinical Aptitude Test (UCAT) during the year in which they apply.
Roles and Responsibilities form
All applicants who meet the minimum academic requirements will be issued with a roles and responsibilities form which must be completed and returned by the deadline stated in the accompanying email. For further information, see our Help and Advice articles on the roles and responsibilities form.
Applications for 2019 entry are now closed. Applications for 2020 entry will open in September 2019.
Fees and finance
The annual fee for this course is £9,250.
We are only considering applications from home (UK) fee-paying students.
If you are not sure whether you qualify as a UK, EU or international student, find out more in our Help and Advice article.
Take a look at the Your Finances section to find out about the scholarships and bursaries that may be available to you.
This information was correct at the time of publication.