University of St Andrews School of Medicine

Our Score88%
Course StructureIntegrated
Foundation Year Available
Graduate Entry Available
Interview StyleMMI
EU StudentsHome (Scotland/EU): £1,820 pa; Rest of UK (England, Wales, N.Ireland): £9,250 pa
Non-EU Students£31,580 pa


How?At St Andrews, the UKCAT is used to rank for interview (top 400). The Situational Judgement score contributes to the overall interview score.



Entry Requirements

GCSE Subjects RequiredMinimum of 5 A (grade 7) GCSEs
A-Level Subjects RequiredChemistry and one other from Biology, Mathematics or Physics. Does not have a preference for the third Advanced Level subject. Human Biology may replace Biology. General Studies, Critical Thinking and Global Perspectives & Research are not accepted. Only one of Mathematics or Further Mathematics will be considered for the 3 subjects required at Advanced Level.
A-Level Grades RequiredAAA.
Scottish Highers Subjects RequiredIncluding Chemistry (A grade) and one other from Biology, Mathematics or Physics.
Scottish Higher Grades RequiredAAAAB
Scottish Advanced Highers Subjects Required-
Scottish Advanced Highers Grades RequiredPredicted to achieve at least BBB Highers or Advanced Highers in S6 studies.
IB Subjects RequiredSee IB grades required.
IB Grades Required38. Higher Level: 3 passes at Grade 6 to include Chemistry and one of Biology, Maths or Physics. Standard level: 3 passes at Grade 6 to include Biology, Maths, English if not offered at Higher Level.

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The Guardian Scores

Course Satisfaction94%
Teaching Satisfaction96.3%
Feedback Satisfaction71.5%
Student Staff Ratio11.1
Expenditure Per Student / 103
Average Entry Tariff220
Value Added Score / 108
Career After 6 Months98%
The Guardian Score79.3%
The Guardian

The Complete University Guide Scores

Average Entry Tariff220
Student Satisfaction / 54.43
Research Quality / 52.79
Graduate Prospects98%
The Complete University Guide Score96.9%
The Complete University Guide