Swansea University Medical School

Undergraduate – No

Graduate – Yes – 4 years

Applications Places Interviews Offers M/F ratio entrance

2015

1000

72

250

90

2014

Academic Requirements

GCSEs IB Scottish higher A levels Degree Entry test
Graduate

A101

Maths and English/Welsh grade C N/A N/A 1st or 2:1 GAMSAT

2015 min 58

Required A levels

Unacceptable A levels

Interview – 30 minute written assessment, 2 interviews of 20 mins 

Communication Skills

Problem solving skills

Coping with pressure

Insight and Integrity

Passion for medicine/resilience to succeed

Access to medicine – not accepted

Dissection kind

Strengths of the course

  • learning delivered through cases
  •  course structured around 6 key themes rather than body systems: behaviour, defence, development, movement, nutrition, and transport

Record lectures

Campus vs City

Coursework vs Exams

Rankings  Guardian 2016 – 18th

– Complete Uni Guide – 6th

Emailmedicine@swansea.ac.uk

Telephone – +44 (0)1792 513400

+44 (0)1792 513430

Dean – Professor Keith Lloyd