Queen's University Belfast

Medicine Queen's University Belfast Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

Queen's is an exciting place in which to study Medicine. Belfast is a vibrant city and boasts four major teaching hospitals, all centrally located. In addition, our students study at a number of hospitals and general practices throughout Northern Ireland from first year onwards. There are close bonds between the School and the Northern Ireland community and patients take an active interest in medical education through our 'Patients as Partners' programme.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 October

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code A100
Institution code Q75
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level A*AA A*AA at A-level including Chemistry and Biology/Human Biology.
OR
A*AA at A-level including Chemistry and either Mathematics or Physics + AS-level Biology grade B.
OR
AAA at A-level + A in a fourth AS-level subject including A-level Chemistry plus at least one other A-level from Biology/Human Biology, Mathematics or Physics. If not offered at A-level then Biology/Human Biology grade A as a 4th AS-level or grade B as a 5th AS-level. Grade A in the EPQ or Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate or a grade B in a 4th A-level will be acceptable in lieu of the 4th AS-level.

GCSE Mathematics, English and Physics (or Double Award Science) are required if not offered at AS or A-level.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted

Additional entry requirements

Admission tests

University Clinical Aptitude Test (UCAT)

See UCAT website for further information on the test and sample questions.

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Interview


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £4,275 Year 1
International £20,550 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4,275 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Clinical fee for Medicine is £38,850 for 2019-20. Tuition fees for 2020-21 have not been set. Those quoted above are for students commencing study in 2019-20. These will be subject to an increase for students commencing study in 2020-21. The Northern Ireland Department for Health has introduced a mandatory clinical placement charge for all new international medical students commencing study at the University from 2019/20 onwards. This charge is payable in each year of study to cover access to clinical placements in the Northern Ireland Health and Social Care system. You will be required to pay an annual charge of £10,000 which is in addition to, and separate from, your University tuition fees. Further information is available at: http://www.qub.ac.uk/Study/Undergraduate/Fees-and-scholarships/

Provider information

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Queen's University Belfast
University Road
Belfast
BT7 1NN


Course contact details

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Admissions and Access Service

028 9097 3838

Fax: 028 9097 5151