Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry

University College London Medical School

Our Score94%94%
Course StructurePBLIntegrated
Foundation Year Available
Graduate Entry Available
Interview StyleTraditionalTraditional
EU Students£9,250 pa£9,250 pa
Non-EU Students£35,000 pa£34,660 (2019/20) - Fixed fees for Overseas students do not apply for this programme. Overseas students entering in Year 1 pay the fees in 5 annual instalments of £34,660 (2 x £23,300 plus 3 x £42,230). Continuing Overseas students transferring in will pay £42,230 per year, representing the clinical rate for the later years of the MBBS programme. All fees are subject to annual increases of up to 5%


How?Those who meet their minimum academic criteria will be ranked according to 50:50 weighting (UKCAT 50% and academic ability 50%). UKCAT scores sorted into deciles; candidates must score more than average UKCAT score to be considered (this was around 2330 in 2016). An interview will not be offered if the total UKCAT score is below the third decile. However, there is no guarantee of interview if you score above the third decile.n/a


How?n/aThe BMAT is used to rank medical students for interview, but there is no cut off. The Essay (section III) is used as discussion in the interview.

Entry Requirements

GCSE Subjects RequiredAll eligible applicants must have the following subjects at GCSE level, at grades AAABBB (777666 for GSCEs taken from 2015) or above (in any order) to include Biology (or Human Biology), Chemistry, English Language, and Mathematics (or Additional Mathematics or Statistics). The Science Double Award may substitute all sciences at GCSE.GCSE (or IGCSE, O-level, IB or EB equivalent) at grade B or above in both English Language and Mathematics. For candidates taking the new style of GCSEs with numerical outcomes rather than letter grades, the requirement is for a score of 6 in both English Language and Mathematics. UCL expects all UK applicants to offer a Modern Foreign Language (not including Ancient Greek, Biblical Hebrew or Latin) at GCSE grade C or equivalent (the requirement for the new style of GCSEs with numerical outcomes will be score of 5). This requirement does not apply to international students. Candidates can be admitted if they do not offer a foreign language GCSE (and their application will not be disadvantaged), but they would be obliged to take a language course during their first year.
A-Level Subjects RequiredChemistry or Biology, and another Science or Maths (Chemistry, Biology, Physics, or Maths) plus any other subject (General studies/critical thinking/ further Maths if Mathematics is included in A- Levels is not acceptable).Chemistry and Biology must be studied at A-level. The third subject is the student’s own choice and can be any subject other than General Studies or Critical Thinking.
A-Level Grades Required3 A-Levels at A*AA. Chemistry or Biology Another Science or Maths (Chemistry, Biology, Physics, or Maths) Any A level except Critical Thinking or General Studies, or Further Maths if Maths is taken tooOur standard conditional offer will be grades A*AA to include Chemistry and Biology.
Scottish Highers Subjects RequiredScottish Highers are not accepted alone. You must offer Advanced Highers. Candidates must offer: three Scottish Highers at grades AAA, including Biology and Chemistry.-
Scottish Higher Grades RequiredAAAA,A,A
Scottish Advanced Highers Subjects RequiredCandidates must offer grades at AA in Advanced Highers in two of the subjects offered at Scottish Highers, including Chemistry and/or Biology.Including Chemistry and Biology
Scottish Advanced Highers Grades RequiredAAA1,A,A at Advanced Highers (or A1,A at Advanced Higher and A,A,A at Higher)
IB Subjects RequiredHigher Level: Chemistry/Biology + one other science/mathematical. Standard Level: Chemistry/Biology if not offered at higher level. If English is not offered as part of the diploma, it must be offered at GCSE, grade B or above or acceptable equivalent.Three subjects including Chemistry and Biology at Higher Level, plus three subjects at Standard Level. If Mathematics and English Language are not offered as part of the diploma, they should be offered as GCSE or IGCSE at grade B or above.
IB Grades RequiredThe minimum requirement is for 38 points in total with a minimum of 6 points in the Higher Level science subjects and 6 points in the third Higher Level subject. Overall, 666 in Higher Level subjects39 points out of 45 overall. Higher Level subjects must collectively score 19 points and must include Biology and Chemistry, each with minimum score 6. Scores below 5 in any subject are not acceptable.

Open Days

13 March 2019: Department of Political Science Postgraduate Open Evening
13 March 2019: Medical Sciences & Engineering BSc/MSci Applicant Day

The Guardian Scores

Course Satisfaction92%89.5%
Teaching Satisfaction93.4%90.2%
Feedback Satisfaction76.2%55.1%
Student Staff Ratio95.7
Expenditure Per Student / 1057
Average Entry Tariff215215
Value Added Score / 1035
Career After 6 Months99%100%
The Guardian Score89.2%89.9%
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The Complete University Guide Scores

Average Entry Tariff214215
Student Satisfaction / 54.303.90
Research Quality / 53.283.20
Graduate Prospects100%100%
The Complete University Guide Score98.7%98.5%
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