Hull York Medical School

Medicine Hull York Medical School Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

Hull York Medical School, a partnership between the Universities of Hull and York, provides a unique undergraduate medicine programme, designed to equip the doctors of tomorrow with the skills they need to deliver exceptional healthcare.

The programme prepares students for real life as a junior doctor, through a combination of high quality, patient-centred teaching, clinician-led problem-based learning and sustained clinical experience from the very start of the programme.

As a partnership between the two universities, the school provides access to the very best facilities and academic expertise that each institution has to offer, as well as a unique breadth of clinical experience in both primary and secondary care, incorporating rural and coastal locations as well as densely populated urban environments.

Learning, which is facilitated in small groups by expert practising clinicians, is designed to allow students to develop the superior communication skills and confident, empathetic approach to delivering care that are the hallmark of a Hull York Medical School graduate.

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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 H75
Campus name University of York or University of Hull
Campus code Z

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level AAA Essential Subjects:
Biology and Chemistry is essential

Excluded Subjects:
General Studies
Critical Thinking
Applied Science

Applicants taking Science A-levels that include a practical component will be required to pass.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDD We consider a range of BTEC qualifications in combination with A Levels or other qualifications.

A Level in Biology and Chemistry (or equivalent qualification) at grade A is essential.
Access to HE Diploma We do consider some Access to Medicine courses. Please consult our website for further information:
Scottish Higher AAAAB Only acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Advanced Highers.

Scottish Higher Biology and Chemistry at grade A are essential.
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D3, D3, D3 Cambridge Pre-U Biology and Chemistry at grade D3 are essential.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 36 points With 6, 6, 5 in Higher Level subjects including Biology and Chemistry.
Scottish Advanced Higher AA Acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Highers.

Advanced Higher Biology and Chemistry at grade A are essential.

Please see for further details.
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) B We will consider this qualification alongside or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications, as equivalent to one A Level.

Please see for further details.

We only consider applicants who have taken the UCAT in the year they apply.

We consider a wide range of qualifications for entry. If your qualification or combination of qualifications is not listed here please visit our website for further information:

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Additional entry requirements

Admission tests

University Clinical Aptitude Test (UCAT)

Only applicants with a UCAT Situational Judgement Test band of 1, 2 or 3 will be considered. Applicants with UCAT Situational Judgement Test band 4 (the lowest band) will not be considered.

For details on the UCAT requirements, please visit the HYMS website:

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks


For details on the interview process, please visit the HYMS website:


We require applicants to have at least 8 GCSEs A*/9 - C/4 or equivalent.

English language requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 * Year 1
EU £9,250 * Year 1
International £33,700 * Year 1
England £9,250 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 * Year 1
Scotland £9,250 * Year 1
Wales £9,250 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

Please note these fees are for 2019 entry. Fees for 2020 entry are yet to be confirmed and will be updated as soon as possible. For additional information please see our web pages at: For EU students – we will update the following web page as more information becomes available:

Provider information

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Hull York Medical School
University of Hull

Course contact details

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Admissions Contact

01904 321690

Fax: 01904 433538