University of Warwick Medical School

Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry

Our Score67%85%
Course StructurePBLPBL
Foundation Year Available
Graduate Entry Available
Interview StyleMMIMMI
EU Students£9,250 pa£9,250 pa
Non-EU StudentsFor 2019/20 entry: £22,460 in Year 1 and £39,150 for years 2, 3 and 4Pre-Clinical: £18,600 pa; Clinical: £34,500 pa


How?1. Verbal reasoning is used to select (the cut-off is the mean, which was 577 in 2015). Those scoring below the cut-off for VR will be rejected. 2. UKCAT total scores helps assign applicants into centiles. The lowest UKCAT score for an applicant with an undergraduate degree who was invited to selection centre was 2,800 for 2015 entry. 3. Academic achievements are also considered and scored (a PhD scores the most). Then, the total score dervied from points 1,2,3 is used to rank for interview.At Plymouth, the UKCAT is used alongside academic ability. You are required to meet a minimum standard in each of the subtests plus an overall target score set and reviewed annually by the Admissions Advisory Panel. For example, in 2015 for 2016 entry: The minimum scores were: Verbal Reasoning - 530; Quantitative Reasoning - 650; Abstract Reasoning - 610; Decision Analysis - 600. An overall score of 2610



Entry Requirements

GCSE Subjects RequiredGraduate Entry only - GCSE requirements unspecifiedApplicants need to achieve 7 GCSE passes at grades A-C/9-4 which must include English language, mathematics and either GCSE double award science or two from single award chemistry, biology, or physics
A-Level Subjects RequiredNot taken into consideration - to apply, you should have, or be predicted to gain, a minimum of an upper second class honours (2:1) degree (or overseas equivalent) in any subject.A*AA - AAB at A-Level which must include an A grade in biology and one further science from chemistry, physics, maths, and psychology. Your third GCE A level can be from any subject area including the humanities, languages, music, sport, science and the social sciences
A-Level Grades Requiredn/aA*AA - AAB.
Scottish Highers Subjects Requiredn/a-
Scottish Higher Grades Requiredn/a-
Scottish Advanced Highers Subjects Requiredn/aGrades AAA-AAB including a grade A in biology and one further science from chemistry, physics, maths, and psychology.
Scottish Advanced Highers Grades Requiredn/aAAA-AAB
IB Subjects Requiredn/a38 - 36 points overall including 6 in Higher Level Biology and one further science from chemistry, physics, maths, and psychology at the Higher Level.
IB Grades Requiredn/a38 - 36 points.

Open Days

6 March 2019: Postgraduate Open Evening.
27 April 2019: Undergraduate Open Day.
26 June 2019: Undergraduate Open Day.

The Guardian Scores

Course Satisfaction69.5%92.6%
Teaching Satisfaction80.3%92.4%
Feedback Satisfaction47.3%61.9%
Student Staff Ratio13.57
Expenditure Per Student / 1034
Average Entry Tariffn/a189
Value Added Score / 10105
Career After 6 Months100%100%
The Guardian Score38.6%73.7%
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The Complete University Guide Scores

Average Entry Tariffn/a190
Student Satisfaction / 53.634.07
Research Quality / 53.053.16
Graduate Prospects100%100%
The Complete University Guide Score96.0%95.9%
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