Aberdeen School of Medicine

Undergraduate – Yes – Years 5 – Intercalation possible yes (40 places)

Applications Places Interviews Offers M/F ratio entrance

2015

2436

178

749

416

43%/57%

2014

2764

166

766

360

42%/58%

Graduate – No – 25% of undergrad entrants 2015

Academic Requirements

GCSEs IB Scottish higher A levels Degree Entry test
Undergraduate English and Maths B 36 total 666 higher 6 average standard BBB AAA 2:1 UKCAT – No cut-off – 2015 offers made 2480-3350

Required A levels – Chemistry + 1 other science

Unacceptable A levels – General studies, and Chemistry and further maths (with no other A-Levels)

Access to medicine – No

Dissection kind – Prosection

Strengths of the course

  • Medical humanities – break from medicine for 6 weeks in year 3
  • Remote and rural medicine
  • Clinical from the start

Record lectures – Only a few

Campus vs City – Campus based (2 campuses)

Coursework vs Exams – Little coursework – Mainly written exams

Email – medadm@abdn.ac.uk

Telephone – +44 (0) 1224 437923