Lancaster University Medical School

University of Central Lancashire School of Medicine

Our Score80%60%
Course StructurePBLIntegrated
Foundation Year Available
Graduate Entry Available
Interview StyleMMIMMI
EU Students£9,250 pa£9,250* per year
Non-EU Students£29,170 pa£38,000 for the first year of study, to increase each year in line with UK Retail Price Index


How?n/aUKCAT is not required for entry to the MBBS Programme.


How?Applicants are considered in 5 stages. 1: Academic Critera, 2: BMAT, 3: Non-academic Criteria, 4: Interview, 5: Fitness to Practice. They calculate the total BMAT score by combining the individual scores for Sections 1, 2 and 3. Section 1 is scored out of 9; Section 2 is scored out of 9; and Section 3 is scored out of 5 (for quality of content). They do not use the quality of English score (A-E).n/a

Entry Requirements

GCSE Subjects Required9 subjects: 15 points (A*/A = 2 points, B = 1 point), including at least Grade B in English, Mathematics, Biology, Physics, Chemistry (or Core and Additional Science). Grade C must be achieved in all other subjects. New grading system A*=Grade 8/9, A=7 and B=6)Students must be able to provide evidence of sustained academic achievement (GCSE or equivalent to include English Language B or higher) with a broad study of Science and Math up to the age of 15-16.
A-Level Subjects RequiredA2 Biology and Chemistry are mandatory. General Studies accepted as 4th AS Level only. Only one of Maths/Further Maths will be considered. Three subjects taken at one sitting, after 2 years of study, plus a 4th subject at AS-level 5 or EPQ.At least two science subjects, to include Chemistry, and a third academic subject.
A-Level Grades RequiredAAA - A*AAAAB.
Scottish Highers Subjects RequiredHighers: at least five subjects, taken at one sitting, after one year of study and including Biology (A), Chemistry (A) plus at least three other subjects. Minimum grades required: AAAAB.
Scottish Higher Grades RequiredAAAAB
Scottish Advanced Highers Subjects RequiredAdvanced Highers in Biology and Chemistry.
Scottish Advanced Highers Grades RequiredAA
IB Subjects RequiredAt Higher Level: Biology and Chemistry, plus one other subject, all at a minimum of 6 points. At Standard Level, three subjects, all at a minimum of 5 points.Higher Level Chemistry, one other science and another subject at Higher Level, and three subjects at Standard Level at a minimum of 5 points each.
IB Grades Required36. Higher Level 6,6,6.Higher Level 36 points overall. Minimum 5 points in any subject.

Open Days

23 June 2019: Visit our Preston campus and find out what it's really like to study with us.
6 October 2019: Visit our Preston campus and find out what it's really like to study with us.
2 November 2019: Visit our Preston campus and find out what it's really like to study with us.

The Guardian Scores

Course Satisfaction93.9%82%
Teaching Satisfaction93.3%84
Feedback Satisfaction72.0%72%
Student Staff Ratio10.116.4
Expenditure Per Student / 1045
Average Entry Tariff171129
Value Added Score / 10n/a5.7
Career After 6 Monthsn/a%70%
The Guardian Score64.3%59.8%
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The Complete University Guide Scores

Average Entry Tariff169
Student Satisfaction / 54.25
Research Quality / 53.27
Graduate Prospectsn/a%
The Complete University Guide Score95.4%
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