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Entry requirements

The course is designed to be accessible to students from a large number of disciplines, ranging from medicine, biology, physics, chemistry and engineering. Indeed the diversity of backgrounds is encouraged for peer-to-peer learning.

A minimum of a second-class UK Bachelor's degree in a science/engineering subject or a medical degree, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. For overseas students a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 is required (with a minimum of 6.0 in each of the subtests).

For further information please visit the Admissions Web pages.

How to apply

Students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places. Those applying for scholarship funding (particularly overseas applicants) should take note of the application deadline.

The deadline for applications is 31 July 2015

Who can apply?

This programme is aimed at trainee surgeons, clinicians, scientists who wish to specialise in anaesthetics, medical students and healthcare professionals.

What are we looking for?

When we assess your application we would like to learn:

  • why you want to study the programme at graduate level
  • why you want to study the programme at UCL
  • what particularly attracts you to this programme
  • how your academic and professional background meets the demands of this programme
  • where you would like to go professionally with your degree

Together with essential academic requirements, the personal statement is your opportunity to illustrate whether your reasons for applying to this programme match what the programme will deliver.

If you have further questions please contact Programme Leader, Dr Gavin Jell:

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