Date of entry

September 2020

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Level 1 entry

Grade requirements

All applicants for the Gateway to Medicine (A104) course need to sit the UCAT test in their year of application unless certified exempt because there is no testing centre in your country. There is no minimum cut-off score.

All Highers are to be obtained at first attempt and at one sitting.


National 5 / Intermediate 2 grades will also be taken into account.


Widening Access applicants


ABBB / BBBBB grades at Higher, to include chemistry and another science subject.


The other three Highers can be your own choice and this will not influence assessment.


Applicants with a non-science background


AAAAB grades at Higher, to include no more than one science subject, excluding chemistry.


Offers will be conditional on the attainment of three Advanced Highers / crash Highers taken in 6th year.

English language requirements

IELTS (overall)

7.0

Reading

7.0

Listening

7.0

Speaking

7.0

Writing

7.0

You do not need to prove your knowledge of English if you are a national of certain countries.

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English language programmes

Prepare for university study and benefit from extra English tuition with an English language programme.

Combine language and study

Begin your academic career by studying courses that develop language skills through subject study as part of our international incorporated degrees.

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