Medical Science at University of Westminster, London - UCAS

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Course summary

Our Medical Science BSc Honours is a standalone three-year Bachelor’s degree open to UK Nationals only, which also acts as a pre-clinical 'feeder' course offering graduates a transfer directly into the third year of the Doctor of Medicine and Surgery (MD) degree at our overseas partner, the University of Malta. The University of Malta has a long history of medical education with their MD programme being recognised in the UK for over 100 years. All teaching at the University of Malta is in English and the university has a diverse, international student body with students from over 90 different countries. Transfer to the MD programme at the University of Malta is conditional on the successful completion of the Medical Science BSc Honours with a minimum classification of lower second-class honours (2:2). Graduates wishing to progress must also have attended the anatomy and Medical Maltese Summer School and passed the Certificate in Medical Maltese Proficiency. Further details about Malta, the University of Malta and their MD programme can be found on the Studying Medicine at the University of Malta page. The Medical Science BSc Honours comprises a detailed study of the human body in health and disease, with emphasis on the diagnosis and understanding of disease states and the mechanisms involved. It prepares you for a range of life science careers, but also fully equips you for transfer to the University of Malta MD programme. Teaching on the course is through a variety of methods and includes tutorials, lectures and seminars, practical laboratory work and group activities along with the use of learning technology and electronic resources. Assessment is through a combination of exams and coursework, including essays, practical work, group work, presentations and reports. This course also offers, at additional cost (see the Fees and Funding section on our course webpage), a Human Anatomy Summer School based at the University of Malta, and a Medical Maltese language programme, both of which are compulsory for students planning to progress to the MD degree on completion of the BSc.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

This course is open to UK nationals only. International students can apply for our Medical Sciences BSc course

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants may also be asked to attend an interview, either in person or via Skype. Applicants are considered as a gathered field. If you apply by 15th January, selection will be made by 31st March. Applications received after that date will be advised of their decision date at the point of application.

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English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)66.0 overall with 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in the other components

University of Westminster English Language Requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £15400 Year 1
International £15400 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

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Medical Science at University of Westminster, London - UCAS