Bachelor in Surgery

Top 14 Bachelor Degrees in Surgery 2017

Surgery

A bachelor’s degree is an undergraduate program that prepares students for future careers in their chosen fields of study. Classes can be taken at a variety of universities and colleges all over the world, and many programs can be completed within five years.

What is a Bachelor in Surgery? This degree program is the beginning of the education process required to become a medical surgeon. A majority of the program is made up of a variety of science classes such as biology, anatomy, physics, chemistry, pharmacy, biotechnology, and physiology. Students can expect a challenging workload, as there are laboratory courses as well as traditional classroom study. Depending on the program, students may be given the opportunity to begin some basic dissection and surgery courses while earning their bachelor’s degrees.

Students who pursue this program can expect to be well prepared for a challenging medical career. This degree provides a solid foundation to continue advanced education and eventually find work in a number of medical and health facilities.

The tuition and fees associated with a surgery degree will vary depending on the specific school and the length of the program. Students should get in touch with the schools to find out financial requirements.

Becoming a surgeon takes a lot of hard work, but the career opportunities and salary potential are often worth it. While a bachelor’s degree won’t lead directly to a life-long career, students are prepared to continue on and earn their doctorate degrees. Once this happens, graduates can find work as surgeons in a number of areas, including emergency medicine, orthopedics, obstetrics, reconstruction surgery, and plastic surgery. Graduates may also choose to teach classes at a college or graduate level.

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Degree in Medicine 6 Years

The Department of European Studies “Jean Monnet“
Online & Campus Combined Full time 6 years December 2017 Switzerland Locarno

Title acquired upon completion of the study: Upon completion of study, one acquires the academic title of Doctor of Medicine. The main task of the study program is to train students, future physicians, to practice independently in the primary health care system. The study also provides a basis for further, scientifically oriented education at postgraduate doctoral studies. The subject matter from various scientific disciplines that students must adopt in the course of the study program is grouped into five groups of courses: general education, basic medical, preclinical, clinical and public health courses. The distribution of course subjects over the semesters allows optimal acquiring of the prescribed knowledge and skills (according to the Catalogue of Knowledge and Skills, adopted by all medical faculties in the Republic of Croatia), and supported by adapted teaching forms (lectures, seminars, practical classes, demonstrations, work at clinical departments, field practice and other). Students learn to solve specific problems by applying knowledge from different fields at the same time. [+]

Bachelors in Surgery. Duration of the study:6 years, i.e. 12 semesters Credits: 360 ECTS N. 120 of students for the first year of studies Competencies students acquire upon completion of the study A doctor of medicine must possess the knowledge and understanding of: - Anatomy and function of the human body, - Human psyche, - Disease prevention, diagnostics, treatment and rehabilitation, - Social and environmental aspects of health and illness, - Principles of ethics in medical theory and practice. A doctor of medicine must possess the following skills: - Taking a relevant medical history from the patient and documenting his/her status, - Performing a differential diagnostic analysis based on medical history and examination of the patient, - Performing specific procedures, - Assessing emergency conditions and treatment of such conditions, - Planning of appropriate therapy for common medical conditions. A detailed inventory of specific knowledge and skills, as well as the level of competency for performance of certain skills are given for every course and harmonized on national level. Upon completion of the Study of Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine, the graduates acquire the following, specially emphasized, general competencies: - They have a broad base of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, qualifying them for any type of postgraduate education and collaboration with other specialists in the healthcare sector, - They have received scientific education which enables scientific reasoning, - They have developed attitudes in medical ethics, - They are well-prepared for further developments and advances in medicine, - They have acquired a systematic way of reasoning and a structured approach to medical problems in the course of their education, - They meet the legal requirements for practicing the medical profession and for further education, and are ready to take on the responsibility related to medical profession, - They possess the knowledge on appropriate diagnostic algorithms, - They are capable of making appropriate decisions regarding therapy, - They are familiar with the structure, organization and financing of the health care system, - They are familiar with the process of conducting scientific research, - They are able to act in accordance with rational scientific concepts and principles, - They are familiar with scientific and theoretical concepts of biomedicine, - They have an impartial attitude to new research processes in medicine, - They are prepared to dedicate themselves to the medical profession and accept the responsibility for physical, psycho-mental and social well-being of their patients, - They treat patients with respect, regardless of the patients' gender, age, race, social and economic status, education, culture, religion or beliefs, - They respect the patients' rights to fully participate in the decision-making process regarding their treatment, including the patients' right to reject treatment or participation in teaching or research, - They are able to express themselves and communicate in a manner which is understandable and acceptable to the patient, - They demonstrate empathy with their patients in their psycho-social environment, - They are ready to accept responsibility and make appropriate medical decisions, - They have sufficient knowledge of health improvement and disease prevention and they demonstrate readiness to promote such attitudes in the medical profession, - They have clearly formed attitudes and recognize their own limitations in accordance with their previous education and experience, - They readily collaborate with other health care professionals, - They are able to work successfully within a team and possess appropriate managing skills, - They are committed to life-long learning and improvement in order to maintain the highest level of professional competence, Admission requirements - High school graduation - Basic knowledge of English - Overcoming the admission test - Payment of the amount planned for the first year of the integrated degree. [-]

Anesthesia & Surgical Technology (BHS - AST)

Gulf Medical University
Campus Full time 4 years United Arab Emirates Ajman

Bachelor of Health Sciences – Anesthesia & Surgical Technology is a four year under graduate program that aims at developing health professionals competent to work in multi-disciplinary health care settings with skills specific to anesthesia. [+]

Bachelor of Health Sciences – Anesthesia & Surgical Technology is a four year under graduate program that aims at developing health professionals competent to work in multi-disciplinary health care settings with skills specific to anesthesia. Anesthesia and surgical technicians are commonly referred to as operating room technicians who assist in conducting different surgeries safely. Students enrolled in this major will be able to develop appropriate knowledge and training required to work under an anesthesiologist as a vital member of the anesthesia care team, typically in an emergency, operating or delivery room. He/she as an integral member of the surgical team will work closely with surgeons, registered nurses and other surgical personnel in the delivery of patient care before, during, and after surgery. Who is an Anesthesia and Surgical Technologist? Anesthesia and Surgical technologists assist in setting up medical equipment and instruments related to anesthetic and surgical procedures. They prepare operating rooms for surgery; sterilize and supply equipment; prepare patients for surgery, help surgeons and nurses during surgery by passing those instruments and other sterile supplies. They prepare, assist in the administration of pain management medications and monitor patients until they are shifted from the post-operative care units attached to the operation theatres. Top reasons to select the AST Major & potential Career Opportunities High demand for qualified AST professionals. Placement opportunities in Hospital operating rooms, intensive care units, emergency rooms, day surgery centers (after fulfilling local license/regulatory requirements). Advance to other healthcare occupations, such as physician assistants. Pursue higher education in: Conscious Sedation for Dentistry Physician Assistant (Anesthesia) Anesthesiology Pain Management Non-Invasive Anesthetic Techniques [-]

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S)

Gulf Medical University
Campus Full time 5 years United Arab Emirates Ajman

The MBBS program at College of Medicine (CoM) is a modular organ system based integrated curriculum divided into three phases. [+]

Bachelors in Surgery. The MBBS program at College of Medicine (CoM) is a modular organ system based integrated curriculum divided into three phases. The modular structure of the medical curriculum spans a total of 5 years followed by an internship of one year, PHASE I, also called the Introductory Medical Sciences, constitutes the 1st Year MBBS. Seven modules integrated on the basis of themes constitute PHASE I. A barrier examination will be conducted at the end of PHASE I, a prerequisite for the organ system based modules in PHASE II. PHASE II spans over 2nd and 3rd Year MBBS. The ten modules are integrated on the basis of the organ systems in PHASE II. A Problem Based Learning (PBL) week is nested within each of the modules. Clinical teaching is introduced in this phase as the Basic Clinical Skills Module which will run parallel to the Organ System Modules. In the 2nd year, skills relevant to each system will be introduced in the respective modules in the safe environment of the Simulation Laboratory. A barrier examination will be held at the end of Phase II. PHASE III spans over the next two years of 4th and 5th Year MBBS. It will have a Multi-system Module dealing with themes and topics that cut across multiple organ systems and disciplines running parallel to the clinical clerkship rotations in Surgery and Medicine and their allied disciplines, Pediatrics and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology. The theoretical component of teaching in the clinical phase will be sequenced on the basis of organ systems. A qualifying examination will be held at the end of PHASE III. The successful students will be admitted to the internship program. The one-year Compulsory Rotating Residential Internship (CRRI) will provide the graduates on-the-job training under close supervision in the major areas of medicine and surgery. The graduates will be awarded the degree of MBBS on satisfactory completion of their internship. The MBBS program was awarded Accreditation Eligible Classification Status (initial recognition) in June 2004 by the Commission for Academic Accreditation, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research the degree is recognized by the Ministry of Health, UAE. Gulf Medical University is listed at http://www.emro.who.int/HPED/ in the Eastern Mediterranean Regional Health Professions Education Directory of World Health Organizations. Gulf Medical University is listed as an accredited/ recognized medical school in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED) published by Foundation of Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) at the website: http://imed.ecfmg.org/. Mission The MBBS program shall strive to provide adequate opportunities to observe, perform and practice basic clinical/professional skills competently with an understanding of the basic sciences within the health care delivery system. The MBBS program offered by the Gulf Medical University, Ajman has 3 clearly defined goals. A total of 45 objectives have been derived from these goals. The learning outcomes of the proposed organ system-based, integrated curriculum have been listed for each module in the curriculum and are in turn closely aligned to the program objective. At the end of the MBBS program the graduate should be able to: acquire and understand scientific principles of medical knowledge at the molecular, cellular, organ, whole body and environmental levels of health and disease. He/She should be able to apply the current understanding and recent advances in contemporary basic sciences to promote health problems of individuals (at different stages of life), families and communities. He/ She should develop basic clinical skills (interpretive, manipulative and procedural) such as the ability to obtain a patient’s history, to undertake a comprehensive physical and mental state examination and interpret the findings and to demonstrate competence in the performance of a limited number of basic technical procedures. He/ She should develop an attitude and practice personal and professional values necessary for the achievement of high standards of medical practice. This should enable him to carry out independently the responsibilities of a physician and to develop further knowledge and skills in order to adapt to the changes in the practice of medicine throughout his professional career. Admission Requirements Applicants shall meet all criteria for admission into respective programs offered by the University as laid down in the Standards (2011) published by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA), Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research (MOHE&SR), UAE. The applicant must have completed a minimum of 12 years of education in school and passed subjects in Physics, Chemistry and Biology in Higher Secondary school. The applicants from UAE educational system must have secured an aggregate of 80% or above marks as per UAE Secondary School Education Standards. The applicants from Non-UAE educational systems must have secured an aggregate equivalent to UAE 80% or above [as per International Grade Conversion Table]. Applicants for the MBBS program from the Indian sub-continent educational system must have a minimum of 60% or above [First Division] in the Higher secondary School Examination. Applicants for all other programs a minimum of 50% or above [Second Division] in the Higher secondary School Examination. Students who pursued their Higher / Senior Secondary School Education as per UK system must have studied at least two of the three science subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) in ‘AS' level or ‘A' level provided they have passed in all the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) in ‘O' level. The minimum grade requirement is B in at least two subjects in ‘AS' level or C in at least two subjects in ‘A' level. Students of Indian nationality who pursued UK education system should have studied all the three science subjects (Physics, Chemistry & Biology) in ‘A' level. Applicants from the International Baccalaureate (IB) educational system must have a score of 28 points or above provided they have passed all the three science subjects in Grade 10. Applicants with American Diploma must have a score of 80% or above provided they have scored a minimum of 550 in Molecular Biology in the SAT II examination. All applicants must complete 17 years of age on or before the 31st of December of the year of admission and shall not be more than 28 years of age. The applicant must have proficiency in spoken and written English. The applicant must have passed the English language proficiency test such as TOEFL, IELTS or PTE Academic. A minimum score of 500 TOEFL (173 CBT, 61 iBT), 5.0 IELTS Academic, PTE A (36-44) or any other standardized internationally recognized test approved by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA), Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research (MOHE&SR), UAE. The applicant will be required to appear for a written Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) test followed by a personal interview before the GMU Admissions Committee. The Admissions Committee shall evaluate all applicants for both cognitive and non-cognitive traits demonstrating their aptitude for the chosen area of study. [-]

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery

Kenyatta University
Campus Full time 4 years January 2017 Kenya Nairobi

The School of Medicine was established in August 2004 as a Center of Excellence in Health research, capacity building and product development. The School has grown has grown rapidly and has seen Public Health component branch off to form the School of Public Health. [+]

The School of Medicine was established in August 2004 as a Center of Excellence in Health research, capacity building and product development. The School has grown has grown rapidly and has seen Public Health component branch off to form the School of Public Health. The School offers several Senate and Government approved and regulated health related programmes and is currently using several Government Health facilities for the clinical placements, attachments and rotations of its students as it puts up a modern Teaching, research and Referral Hospital commissioned by His Excellency President Mwai Kibaki. Entry Requirements 1. Candidates shall have met the minimum University and School of Medicine entry requirements. 2. Candidates shall have obtained a mean grade of at least C+ at K.C.S.E. and passed the subject clusters indicated or 2 principal passes at A level or their equivalents: Alternative A Biology B Chemistry B Mathematics or Physics C+ English or Kiswahili B Alternative B Biological Sciences B+ Physical Sciences B+ Mathematics C+ English or Kiswahili B OR 3. Two principal passes in Biology and Chemistry and a subsidiary pass in Physics or Mathematics OR 4. Holders of a Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery from a recognized Medical Training Institution and must be registered as Clinical Officers. The candidate must have attained the minimum University entry requirements of C+ at KCSE division II at O level. Duration and Programme of Study The Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree programme (MBChB) is a full time programme to take six (6) academic years of three semesters each. All the courses in the programme are core and must be successfully completed by the student before graduation. A course is designated as one or more units of study. Each clinical course shall comprise the contact hours indicated against it. These will comprise of lectures, practicals, rotations and clinical instruction, field courses and combined community health attachments where applicable. A unit shall be defined as 35 contact hours. Examinations Regulations The University and School Examination Regulations shall apply.The assessment of students' performance for every course shall be made up of Continuous Assessment Tests which will comprise of practicals, orals, assignments, written tests and any other mode prescribed by the School.There shall be end of course final examinations, which shall be marked out of 60%which will be distributed as follows: Final written 25% Practical/Clinical Component 25%,Orals 1 0 % . The distribution of marks for the final grade shall be as follows where applicable and shall be derived from continuous assessment tests and end of year examinations:Continuous Assessment Tests 40%,End of Year Examination 60%. The letter grades for the marks scored per course out of 100% shall be indicated as follows for inclusion in the Academic transcripts only: The letter grades for the marks scored per unit shall be indicated as follows for inclusion in the Academic transcript.(A) 75% -100% Distinction, (B) 65% to 74% Credits, (C) 50% to 64%Pass, (E) 49 and below(Fail).The pass mark for any course shall be 50%. In the clinical subjects, any candidate who fails to satisfy the examiners in the clinical examination shall have failed the examination in that unit even if the final mark is 50% or higher. In order to proceed to the following year of study, a candidate must pass in all examinable courses for the year of study.A candidate who fails with 40% to 49% in one of the courses offered in an academic year shall sit for a supplementary examination in the course.A candidate who obtains a final mark of between 47% and 49% in a particular course may be compensated according to the provisions for compensation as determined by the School.Compensation shall be possible but not compulsory. Compensation shall be considered by the departmental Board of Examiners when processing the end of year examinations. Compensation marks shall come from related courses, which shall be identified by the Department Board of Examiners. Candidates who fail with a final mark of 47% and above may be compensated in order to obtain the minimum pass mark of 50%. Marks for compensation shall be obtained by subtracting marks from the related course on the basis of two mark for every one mark compensated. Final marks for candidates passing supplementary examinations and for candidates passing after repeating a year on academic grounds shall be 50%. No candidate will be allowed to repeat a course more than once. Special examinations shall be allowed under specific reasons acceptable to the Board of examiners of the University. A candidate who scores less than 30% in any course taken will be discontinued. A candidate who scores marks between 30% and 40% in any course taken will repeat the course. A candidate who is a repeater and who fails a supplementary examination will be discontinued.The degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery shall not be classified. Courses Human Anatomy Medical Biochemistry Medical Physiology Common Units Community Health Pathology I Pathology II Pharmacology Internal Medicine General Surgery Psychiatry Peadiatrics & Child Health Reproductive Health 100 Level Units Semester I UCU 100: Communication Skills [-]

MBChB Graduate Entry Course in Medicine and Surgery

University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom Birmingham

In addition to our five-year Medicine and Surgery MBChB programme, we have the four-year MBChB for graduates with a first degree in a life science. [+]

Bachelors in Surgery. In addition to our five-year Medicine and Surgery MBChB programme, we have the four-year MBChB for graduates with a first degree in a life science. We will consider only those applicants for this programme who are classified as Home/EU. We also offer a three-year training programme for qualified dentists wishing to pursue a career in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Further information is given within the course details tab (then, select ‘entry requirements’). This four-year degree programme is designed specifically for graduates and is an excellent opportunity to develop the skills you need to become a medical practitioner. Right from the start, you’ll experience the practice of healthcare in the community with an attachment to a general practice, allowing you to see how your studies translate into clinical practice. Academically able with a natural aptitude for science, you’ll have a strong interest in human affairs, a concern for the welfare of others, a flair for communication and the desire to make a real difference. You’ll also need a lot of drive to complete this demanding degree course. Throughout your time with us, you’ll be treated as an individual and we’ll encourage you to develop and explore your own professional interests. In 2016, the results of the National Student Survey (NSS) showed that 96% of our students were satisfied with the overall quality of this course. Information for applicants At the end of the undergraduate course you will receive your MB ChB (or equivalent) degree, which is a primary medical qualification (PMQ). Holding a PMQ entitles you to provisional registration with the General Medical Council, subject only to its acceptance that there are no Fitness to Practise concerns that need consideration. Provisional registration is time limited to a maximum of three years and 30 days (1125 days in total). After this time period your provisional registration will normally expire. Provisionally registered doctors can only practise in approved Foundation Year 1 posts: the law does not allow provisionally registered doctors to undertake any other type of work. To obtain a Foundation Year 1 post you will need to apply during the final year of your undergraduate course through the UK Foundation Programme Office selection scheme, which allocates these posts to graduates on a competitive basis. So far, all suitably qualified UK graduates have found a place on the Foundation Year 1 programme, but this cannot be guaranteed, for instance if there were to be an increased number of competitive applications from non-UK graduates. Successful completion of the Foundation Year 1 programme is normally achieved within 12 months and is marked by the award of a Certificate of Experience. You will then be eligible to apply for full registration with the General Medical Council. You need full registration with a licence to practise for unsupervised medical practice in the NHS or private practice in the UK. Although this information is currently correct, students need to be aware that regulations in this area may change from time to time. There is some discussion about whether to remove provisional registration for newly qualified doctors. If this happens then UK graduates will receive full registration as soon as they have successfully completed an MB ChB (or equivalent) degree. It should be noted that it is very likely that UK graduates will still need to apply for a training programme similar to the current Foundation Programme and that places on this programme may not be guaranteed for every UK graduate. In addition the GMC is currently considering whether to introduce a formal assessment that all doctors would need to pass in order to be granted full registration. Although no firm decision has been taken as to whether or when such an exam will be introduced applicants should be aware that the GMC envisages that future cohorts of medical students will need to pass parts of a new UK Medical Licensing Assessment before the GMC will grant them Registration with a Licence to Practise. First year - Phase 1 Clinical Orientation This phase begins with a programme covering biological sciences, anatomy and medicine in society, since you will have covered little of these in comparison with your knowledge of other life science subjects. You’ll work on problem-based case studies as part of a tutor-supervised group of about eight students, with each of you covering all aspects of the case studies. The problems are grouped into four six-week themed blocks covering basic science, anatomy (including prosection), ethics, medicine in society and behavioural science, with all these aspects integrated into each of the case studies. Second year - Phase 2 Clinical Experience You will be based in the same Teaching Hospital Trusts that currently teach the third-year course for students on the five-year MBChB, spending the first semester in one teaching Trust and rotating to another in the second. You’ll also join our five-year MBChB students in their clinical science lectures, pharmacology teaching and special study modules in public health and epidemiology. In addition, as a GEC student you’ll continue with a small component of case-based learning to further your basic and behavioural science training. Students on the Maxillofacial Surgery training programme will commence their studies at this stage. Third and fourth years You will now move onto clinical attachments with attachments in medical, surgical and other speciality subjects, such as Cardiology, Neurology, Psychiatry, Bone and Joint Disease, Oncology, Ear, Nose and Throat and Peri-Operative Care. You will also do attachments in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics and General Practice. During the final year, you will be able to bring all of your learning and skills together through the Acutely Ill Patient attachment, as you prepare to become a medical practitioner. Why study this course With five-and-a-half million people in the West Midlands area, you’ll be studying in the country’s largest health region. By choosing Birmingham, you will also benefit from an interdisciplinary programme taught by renowned academics whose expertise spans the full breadth of medicine. You will find excellent learning resources and a student-centred, participatory style of learning, together with the opportunity to focus your study on your chosen interests and career goals. The Medicine and Surgery programme benefits greatly from the very active research environment at Birmingham. The College of Medical and Dental Sciences, of which the Medical School is part, has a research income in excess of £50 million per annum, with several major centres focusing on areas that are at the forefront of medical science, including cancer, diabetes, stem cell biology, immunity and inflammatory disease, infection, cardiovascular science and ageing. In the last Research Assessment Exercise (RAE 2008) much of this research was rated as internationally excellent and world leading, with most of the remainder being internationally recognised. Notably, Birmingham has the first Cancer Research UK Centre, and was named as the leading cancer studies centre outside London, second only to the Institute of Cancer Research (RAE 2008). Entry requirements We will consider, normally, those applicants who have completed a life science degree at the time of application. We will rank applicants according to the quality of their degree result, giving preference to those with a 1st class mark, but we expect also to consider those who have achieved a result at the upper end of the 2:1 range. Secondary school qualifications are used to discriminate between applicants. In particular, we expect very good results in Science, English and Mathematics. As a guide our A level threshold requirements are BBB, though these grades may be raised through competition. A sound knowledge base in Chemistry is essential, either from A levels or other pre-university examinations, or from the content of the degree programme. Where the highest qualification in English or Maths is at GCSE, grade A is normally required. BTEC: BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma not accepted We want our students to start the course with a good knowledge of biological processes, cell functions and cell interactions. The degrees we regard as generally suitable are: Biochemistry/Medical Biochemistry Biomedical Science Dentistry Human Biology/Physiology/Pharmacology Pharmacy Physiotherapy Psychology (British Psychological Society accredited programme) Many other degrees may be suitable, but variations between different degree programmes will require each programme to be looked at individually (i.e. syllabus assessed). These include: Most Biological Sciences degrees Nursing Sports Science/Sports Studies MBChB Programme for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Applicants We offer approximately five or six places on a three year training course for qualified Dentists who wish to pursue a career in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and who have achieved or are expected to achieve MJDF or MFDS. Unlike for the full graduate-entry course, international applicants can be considered but preference will be given to applicants who offer substantial evidence of clinical practice in the UK post graduation. It is important to demonstrate commitment to a career in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Applicants must apply for Year 2 entry on the Graduate-entry course (A101), which must be indicated on the UCAS application. The number of places on this programme will depend on the availability of clinical placements. Additional information: We do not use any additional admissions test such as UKCAT or GAMSAT. Applicants should enter details of all their qualifications on the relevant section of the UCAS form. Incomplete applications may not be considered. Candidates who are undertaking higher degrees are expected to have completed all components of the assessment process (including receiving formal approval of corrections for a PhD thesis) before starting the course. A higher degree or a second degree does not supersede the above requirements. Where more than one undergraduate degree programme has been studied, the result for the first will be of prime consideration (even if it is in a non-relevant subject). Preference will be given to applicants who offer a degree from a UK-based institution because of the uncertainty in assessing the equivalence of degrees from overseas institutions. All candidates who receive offers will have been interviewed. Mature Applicants: The School welcomes applications from candidates who graduated a number of years previously, but will take account of the length of undergraduate and postgraduate training which has to be undertaken. In addition, we expect that no more than four years has elapsed since a significant and relevant qualification. Extenuating circumstances: We may be flexible over the route to achieve our academic requirements but we will not reduce the thresholds. We will consider only very serious life events occurring at an important stage in education; such as, absence from education for a significant period of time through illness or unexpected death of a close family member. Following discussion and receipt of independent evidence, we may, for example, consider applicants who study A Levels over 3 years. Please note that extenuating circumstances during exam periods should be presented to the relevant examination board(s) for consideration. We will not consider further mitigation regarding exam results beyond that which the examination board has deemed as suitable. Post-degree activity: We give preference to applicants who have completed their degree. Your application must leave us in no doubt that you will be/have been engaged fully in significant activity since graduation. We do not expect all of your experiences to be directly related to medicine but your healthcare involvement must be on-going. Repeat medicine application: We will not consider anyone whose application to Birmingham medical school has been rejected previously following interview. Otherwise, we will consider those applying for medicine for a second time. Re-sit grades: These are not considered (except, see extenuating circumstances) Transfer from another degree programme: We do not consider applicants who are currently studying or have previously studied medicine. Non-academic offer requirements All accepted candidates will be required to complete a health declaration form, and some may be contacted by an Occupational Health Physician where appropriate. The UK Government Health Authorities require that all medical students must be screened to ensure that they are not carriers of the hepatitis B virus. All applicants who accept an offer must: Undertake a screening blood test for Hepatitis B. If negative, they must start a course of immunisation. Thereafter provide certified evidence of these. Prospective students are strongly advised to take the blood test in good time. The UK Government Health Authorities recommend that all medical students should be offered screening for a number of blood-borne viruses (Hepatitis C and Human Immunodeficiency Virus as well as Hepatitis B). You should be advised that any health care worker who is infected with any of these viruses (or who cannot prove that they are not infected) is not able to undertake exposure prone procedures when qualified (which are defined as ‘those invasive procedures where there is a risk that injury to the worker may result in the exposure of the patient’s open tissues to the blood of the worker.’). The MBChB Course at Birmingham is a non-Exposure-Prone Procedure course, so students with Hep C and/or HIV will not reflect any risk to patients during the course. Therefore, students who are positive or decline the offer of a blood test will still be permitted to continue on the programme. Although, medical students may engage in exposure-prone procedures on a voluntary basis (for example, during their elective). If this is the case, students are required to be screened. The College of Medical and Dental Sciences will reimburse students with financial hardship for up to £200 of the cost of their vaccinations. If you are eligible for an award under the National Scholarship Programme (i.e. qualify for at least one of the state benefits associated with Free School Meals entitlement, classed as a Care Leaver or with a household income of £16,190 or less), you are advised to obtain receipts for any health checks that you have had to pay for. Once you commence study at the University of Birmingham, you may then apply for reimbursement from the College, up to the cost of £200. Students will be required to complete a successful Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check before admission to the programme. All students are required to sign the Fitness to Practise Code of Conduct prior to entry, details of which will be forwarded with an offer letter. Medical students are expected to attend the entire course, which includes some evening and weekend work. Opportunities for candidates with disabilities We take a positive view of what candidates with disabilities can achieve as future medical professionals and take seriously our obligation to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that all students with disabilities can successfully complete their studies. All applicants will be assessed up to and including the interview on the basis of the criteria outlined above regardless of any disability. All students, including those with disabilities, have to be able to meet the competency thresholds set by the GMC. If you declare a disability we will invite you to work with us to explore how best we can support your studies. International students: This full 4-year course is open to home/EU students only. Applicants must have excellent written and spoken English. In line with the requirements for applicants from the UK, normally we expect grade A in English at GCSE (or equivalent). Please note that the university’s Standard English language requirements are minimum standards, which are likely to be raised through competition. Depending on your chosen course of study, you may also be interested in one of our foundation pathways, which offer specially structured programmes for international students whose qualifications are not accepted for direct entry to UK universities. Employability When you have graduated with your MBChB and completed your two foundation years, you’ll be in a position to apply for posts in your own chosen specialisation. For most of our graduates, these are hospital and primary care posts in the NHS, but there are also opportunities in laboratory-based disciplines such as pathology, or in research. Some doctors move into more commercial fields such as the pharmaceutical industry, politics, or medical journalism and the media. Whichever direction you choose to go in, your training here gives you a first-class springboard. [-]

MBChB in Medicine and Surgery

University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 United Kingdom Birmingham

The University of Birmingham gives you the first-class opportunity you need to develop the skills to become a medical practitioner. [+]

The University of Birmingham gives you the first-class opportunity you need to develop the skills to become a medical practitioner. Academically able with a natural aptitude for science, you’ll have a strong interest in human affairs, a concern for the welfare of others, a flair for communication and the desire to make a real difference. You’ll also need a lot of drive to complete this demanding degree course. Throughout your time with us, you’ll be treated as an individual and we’ll encourage you to develop and explore your own professional interests. With five-and-a-half million people in the West Midlands area, you’ll be studying in the country’s largest healthcare region, offering a variety of clinical placements. One of these is the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, located next door to the Medical School, which opened in 2010 and has state-of-the-art healthcare facilities. This means you will have plenty of opportunities to gain experience in the diversity of medical disciplines, learning how to manage a wide range of patients from different backgrounds and cultures. Right from the start, you’ll experience the practice of healthcare in the community with a fortnightly attachment to a general practice, allowing you to see how your studies translate into clinical practice. Your training in hospitals and general practices takes place within a highly organised academy structure. Heads of Academies are senior consultants and GPs who are responsible to the Medical School for ensuring that you receive high-quality training in each speciality. You will also have the option to choose from several optional intercalating programmes, which you would take after your second, third or fourth year of study. These allow you to engage in novel laboratory- or community-based research work in either basic or applied medical research. In 2016, the results of the National Student Survey (NSS) showed that 93% of our students were satisfied with the teaching on this course. The Birmingham Medicine and Surgery course is an integrated modular based programme designed to give you the essential knowledge and background to begin to work towards your own career goals. Outcome of the course Postgraduate foundation training and beyond At the end of the undergraduate programme you will receive your MBBS (or equivalent) degree, which is a primary medical qualification (PMQ). Holding a PMQ entitles you to provisional registration with the General Medical Council, subject only to its acceptance that there are no Fitness to Practise concerns that need consideration. Provisional registration is time limited to a maximum of three years and 30 days (1125 days in total). After this time period your provisional registration will normally expire. Provisionally registered doctors can only practise in approved Foundation Year 1 posts: the law does not allow provisionally registered doctors to undertake any other type of work. To obtain a Foundation Year 1 post you will need to apply during the final year of your undergraduate programme through the UK Foundation Programme Office selection scheme, which allocates these posts to graduates on a competitive basis. All suitably qualified UK graduates have found a place on the Foundation Year 1 programme, but this cannot be guaranteed, for instance if there were to be an increased number of competitive applications from non-UK graduates. Successful completion of the Foundation Year 1 programme is normally achieved within 12 months and is marked by the award of a Certificate of Experience. You will then be eligible to apply for full registration with the General Medical Council. You need full registration with a licence to practise for unsupervised medical practice in the NHS or private practice in the UK. Although this information is currently correct, students need to be aware that regulations in this area may change from time to time. There is some discussion about whether to remove provisional registration for newly qualified doctors. If this happens then UK graduates will receive full registration as soon as they have successfully completed an MBBS (or equivalent) degree. It should be noted that it is very likely that UK graduates will still need to apply for a training programme similar to the current Foundation Programme and that places on this programme may not be guaranteed for every UK graduate. The GMC is currently considering the introduction of a formal assessment that UK medical graduates would need to pass in order to be granted registration with a licence to practise. Although no final decision has been taken as to whether or when such an exam will be introduced applicants should be aware that the GMC envisages that future cohorts of medical students may need to pass parts of a medical licensing assessment before the GMC will grant them registration with a licence to practise. First and second years Your first two years are largely taken up with modules on the structure and function of the human body. You will learn how each system is controlled and is able to respond to the demands of everyday life and how they are affected by disease and medical treatments. Much of the anatomy is learned in small-group sessions, including substantial experience of prosection. You will learn about the psychology and sociology of health and illness and how the health of whole populations, as well as of individual patients, is assessed. You will also be introduced to some of the key issues in biomedical ethics, for example genetic engineering. In each year, you will spend ten days in the community with GPs and patients, linking biological and behavioural theoretical learning to clinical situations with real patients. Plus, you will have the opportunity to select areas of study for yourself so that you can pursue topics that interest you. Third year You will be based in our partner Teaching Hospital Trusts to further develop your basic clinical skills in taking a good clinical history and examining patients, as well as studying the communication skills needed for effective patient-doctor relations. You'll also learn about common diseases and how to diagnose and manage them, and continue your theoretical work on pathology, pharmacology, public health and epidemiology. Our excellent Community-Based Medicine strand continues and you will increase your understanding of how patients are managed in General Practice. Fourth and fifth years You will now move onto clinical attachments in medical, surgical and other specialities such as Cardiology, Neurology, Psychiatry, Bone and Joint Disease, Oncology, Ear, Nose and Throat and Peri-Operative Care. You will also do further attachments in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics and General Practice. During the Final year, you will be able to bring all of your learning and skills together through the Acutely Ill Patient attachment, as you prepare to become a medical practitioner. Elective studies: Two months in the spring of the fourth year are allotted to full-time studies of your own choice, either in a department of the Medical School or at another centre in Britain or, as the majority of students choose to do, abroad. You may choose to consolidate your knowledge in a subject you’ve already studied, gain further experience of clinical practice or perhaps undertake your own clinical research project. These are a selection of the various locations that our students have visited as part of their electives. Training in Research As a doctor you will be expected to keep up-to-date with the latest developments in medicine but we need clinicians to take a lead role in bringing these about. This course gives you the opportunity to learn research skills that you can use in your career to enhance and develop clinical practice. You can develop these skills in substantial depth during an intercalated programme. Intercalated Programmes If you attain a good standard in examinations you may wish to take advantage of the excellent breadth of internationally competitive research within the Medical School through an in-depth study of chosen topics for one year. Several different intercalating programmes provide the opportunity for engaging in novel research work in either basic or applied medical research. This can happen after your second, third or fourth year of study. Programmes available involve either laboratory- or community-based research. You will learn to analyse and interpret medical research data and, importantly, undertake your own novel and substantial research project. The skills that you will acquire will allow you to contribute to the development of evidence-based clinical practice. You then return to complete the MBChB programme. Why study this course Largest healthcare region in the UK covered by one medical school: With five-and-a-half million people in the West Midlands area, you’ll be studying in the country’s largest health region, next door to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, which means you will have plenty of opportunity to gain experience in a variety of medical disciplines and of treating a wide range of patients from different backgrounds and cultures. Early clinical and patient contact: In each of the first two years of the course you will spend 10 days in the community with GPs and patients, linking biological and behavioural theoretical learning to clinical situations with real patients. This increases in the final three years when you will spend extensive periods on clinical placements in our partner hospitals. Optional intercalation: You will have the opportunity to choose from several optional intercalating programmes during your studies. These provide the opportunity for you to engage in novel research work in either basic or applied medical research, which can happen after your second, third or fourth year of study. Programmes available involve either laboratory- or community-based research. Preparing for clinical practice: Your training in hospitals and general practices takes place within a highly organised academy structure. Heads of Academies are senior consultants and GPs who are responsible to the Medical School for ensuring that all students receive excellent training in each different specialty. Outstanding Alumni: Many MBChB Medicine and Surgery graduates have gone on to be leaders in their respective fields. We are proud to say that our distinguished and notable alumni include: Charles George (MBChB, 1965) Chairman, The Stroke Association Jane Collins (MBChB, 1978; MD 1988) Chief Executive, Marie Curie Cancer Care Richard Horton (MBChB, 1986; BSc, 1983; MD, 2008), Editor, The Lancet Rowan Hillson (MBChB, 1974) National Clinical Director for Diabetes, Department for Health Steve Field (MBChB, 1982) President, Royal College of General Practitioners Peter Weissberg (MBChB, 1976), Medical Director, British Heart Foundation David Haslam (MBChB, 1972) President of the British Medical Association Active MedSoc: At the University of Birmingham we believe that student life shouldn't be all work and there is plenty for you to get involved with both within the College and the University outside of your studies. The College has its own Society known as MedSoc. MedSoc is an umbrella organisation for a wide range of activities including sporting, social, musical and charitable – there’s something for everyone. Entry requirements Number of A levels required: 3 Typical offer: A*AA. Candidates should have predicted AAA including Biology and Chemistry (NB. Human Biology is acceptable as an alternative to Biology). General Studies: not accepted. Critical Thinking is also not accepted. Other non-standard subjects may not be accepted. Please contact us for advice. All applicants must: offer acceptable academic qualifications (see below) and sit the UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) and attend for interview if invited. Information for International (including EU) applicants is provided in the international section. International students: English Language requirements Applicants must have excellent written and spoken English. Please note that the university’s standard English language requirements are minimum standards, which may be raised through competition. As a minimum, the English language IELTS, for example, must be 7.0 in each component. European Union applicants There are a number of factors that determine fee status but EU Nationals may be considered as ‘home’ students for fee-paying purposes (see below). Because UK-based applicants are selected on the basis of results in each of two national qualifications (for example, A levels and GCSEs), home/EU applicants from outside the UK must offer examination-based qualifications that are equivalent to these. Some examples are below: Irish Leaving Certificate Minimum of grade A in six subjects including Biology, Chemistry, English and Mathematics, to include grade A1 in Biology and Chemistry. The same standard applies in the Junior Certificate. European Baccalaureate Overall score of 85%, with a minimum of 85% in the sciences, to include Chemistry and Biology as full options. Evidence of meeting this standard must be provided for interim results. We require that qualifications are not broad-based and are obtained through assessment of performance in formal, national examinations. For guidance, the following qualifications are not acceptable on their own without, for example, A-levels. These include: Austrian Matura; Bulgarian Diploma; French Baccalaureate (including OIB); German Abitur; Greek (including Cypriot) Apolytirion; Italian Esame Di Stato; Lithuanian Brandos Atestats; Netherlands "Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs" (VWO) Diploma; Polish Matura; Portugese Diploma de Ensino Secundario; Romanian Baccalaureate; Spanish Título de Graduado en Educación Secundaria Obligatoria (ESO) and Título de Bachiller; Swedish Slutbetyg från Gymnasieskolan (School Leaving Certificate). International Baccalaureate Higher level: 766 from Chemistry and Biology and one other approved subject (in any order) Subsidiary level: The subjects must include English and Mathematics if not offered at the higher level (Maths Studies is acceptable). Minimum of 32 points must be attained You must provide results either from the Middle Years' Programme or an acceptable GCSE-equivalent qualification. MYP results will be scored according to the following equivalencies to GCSEs: 7 = A*; 6 = A; 5 = B. A minimum of 5 must have been achieved in Science, English and Mathematics International applicants We have up to 28 places available for students who are assessed as international for fee-paying purposes. For more information on fee status, please visit www.ukcisa.org.uk. Please note that where there is doubt over your fee status (for example, you are a UK national living outside the EU), the university will investigate your fee status before your application for medicine is considered. If your fee status cannot be defined in time you may lose out on the opportunity for an interview. The school-leaving qualification must be equivalent to A Levels. We will try to be flexible for those international applicants studying in an educational system with no qualification equivalent to GCSE. But, it must be recognised that it is difficult to make an effective judgment of academic potential based on predicted grades alone. School results must be provided as an absolute minimum. [-]

BDS in Dental Surgery

University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 United Kingdom Birmingham

The course at Birmingham is regulated by the General Dental Council (GDC) and will provide you with a solid foundation of learning on which to base your clinical experience and patient care. The ongoing strand of whole patient care in Clinical Practice enables you to integrate speciality teaching and perform the most appropriate treatment for your patients. [+]

Bachelors in Surgery. Dentistry is a challenging and rewarding profession. In the context of an ageing population who are retaining teeth into old age, the importance of understanding interactions between general and oral health is paramount. Excellent communication skills are needed to enable dentists to treat patients as individuals and a sound understanding of the biological basis of oral disease and preventive approaches to care are essential foundations of dental practice. Advances in technology and dental materials have increased the scope of practice and the expansion in the numbers of Dental Care Professionals (DCPs) has led to an emphasis on the dentist’s role as a diagnostician and team leader together with the dentist focusing on undertaking complex, rather than routine, dental treatments. The course at Birmingham is regulated by the General Dental Council (GDC) and will provide you with a solid foundation of learning on which to base your clinical experience and patient care. The ongoing strand of whole patient care in Clinical Practice enables you to integrate speciality teaching and perform the most appropriate treatment for your patients. You will be taught in our brand new Dental Hospital and School, currently under development just a mile from the University's main campus in Edgbaston. As the first integrated, stand-alone dental hospital and dental school to be built in the UK for almost 40 years, the new £50 million hospital will provide world-class research facilities and a modern learning environment for more than 600 undergraduate and postgraduate students and trainees. The University of Birmingham is ranked 8th in for Dentistry in the UK according to the Complete University Guide and in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) assessment, Dentistry was ranked first in the UK for research recognised as internationally excellent. In 2016, the results of the National Student Survey (NSS) showed that 96% of our students were satisfied with the teaching on this course. First year The early part of the programme lays the foundation for clinical practice. A range of biological science modules provide a systems-based approach to understanding the human body and incorporate a range of different subjects. These are delivered by the Medical School and they provide an important foundation for the Human Diseases modules later in the programme. Alongside these modules, you will have early contact with patients, observing and reflecting on treatment sessions in the dental hospital. You will also start to develop an understanding of being a professional and of patients’ perspectives through a large module taught at the School of Dentistry. A wide range of teaching methods are used, but the emphasis is on enquiry-based learning. You are also expected to become an independent learner and will be supported in this by our in-house virtual learning environment, the e-course. Second year The second year of the programme builds on the first, with an increased amount of time being spent at the School of Dentistry. Biological science modules focus on the head and oral cavity and other modules enable you to understand the wider context of dentistry and influences of patient behaviour on their oral health. You will undertake further sessions with senior students, assisting them during their patient care. These modules are assessed at the end of the spring term. The summer term of second year is devoted to developing a range of practical skills and understanding about practical aspects of patient care. You will work in the clinical skills laboratory on phantom heads preparing and restoring teeth. You will also work with your peers, taking medical histories, carrying out dental examinations and also learning how to administer local anaesthetics. You will also gain understanding of a research project in the periodontology teaching area and other academic work will focus on dental pathology, radiography and restorative dentistry. Third year At the start of the third year you begin treating your own patients under supervision within the dental hospital and start to put into practice the skills and knowledge that you have developed in the early years. This core of Clinical Practice, where you have your own small list of patients, continues through until final year and enables you to understand the importance of continuing care and integrated clinical practice and working with a dental team. At the beginning of the spring term, you will be introduced to other clinical speciality teaching areas which provide a basis for understanding different aspects of patient treatment and will contribute to whole patient care in Clinical Practice. In parallel with the clinical work on patients, you will undertake other academic subjects including the Introduction to Human Disease module. This comprises Infection, Pathology and Pharmacology, and builds on your solid biological science foundation. This area of teaching is particularly important in helping you to understand the links between general and oral health and the impact of medical treatment on patient care. Dental Public Health and Behavioural Science is also a strand module which starts in this year and enables you to put clinical dentistry into a wider context of population health and dental service provision. Fourth year You will be introduced to two new speciality teaching areas this year, paediatric dentistry and oral medicine. In paediatric dentistry you will learn how to adapt the clinical and patient management skills you have already gained to children within the Dental Hospital and later in the year, in an outreach clinic. This will help you to understand the environment which children are growing up in and give you the opportunity to work in your own surgery with a qualified dental nurse, thus further appreciating the importance of team working. Oral Medicine gives you the opportunity to hone your diagnostic skills, further appreciate the link between oral disease and general disease and build on the knowledge and understanding you have gained from the Introduction to Human Disease and the Clinical Human Disease module. Outreach placements for adult primary dental care start in the summer term and continue through until Easter of final year. These take place in community clinics and provide you with experience to support your transition into Dental Foundation Training after graduation. There is also an opportunity for you to undertake an individually tailored module, either an elective project on a subject of your choice, dental or non-dental, at home or abroad. If you prefer, you may remain on clinic to extend your range of experience or consolidate your learning. Fifth year In this final year of your BDS programme, whole patient care is the focus of your clinical work and a programme of tutorials and lectures prepares you for practising once you have qualified. You will continue with some speciality teaching, for example oral surgery, and you will also undertake a block of dental sedation teaching to help you manage extremely anxious patients. There will also be an opportunity to choose a special study module which will allow you to expand your knowledge, skills and experience in a clinical area of your choice. Why study this course University of Birmingham Dental Hospital and School: The new University of Birmingham Dental Hospital and School will be the first integrated, stand-alone dental hospital and dental school to be built in the UK for almost 40 years. The new build is conveniently located just a mile from central campus meaning you will benefit from having easy access to all the University facilities including Students’ Guild and nearby accommodation. High League Table Rankings and Student Satisfaction Ratings: The University of Birmingham is ranked 8th for Dentistry in the UK according to the Complete University Guide. In 2015, the results of the National Student Survey (NSS) showed that 98% of our students were satisfied with the overall quality of our programme and 97% were satisfied with the teaching on this programme. Taught in a Dental Hospital: You will be based at the sole dental hospital and school in the Midlands, one of only 10 in England, allowing you to learn from, train and work alongside practicing clinicians and other members of the dental team on a daily basis. Excellent Facilities: You will benefit from state-of-the-art learning environments including a fully-computerised ‘phantom head’ laboratory, where you will you will learn how to manage dental decay and to restore teeth, among other practical tasks. Innovative Teaching Methods: You will have access to new web-based applications to support your learning. Developed by staff in the School of Dentistry, the custom-made systems encourage you to take responsibility for your learning through a process of self-reflection and target setting. You can also keep a visual record of your progress in practical sessions by uploading images of your work on to your record. Furthermore the applications act as an additional support mechanism, allowing staff to identify early on students who need extra support and the areas in which they need it most. Active Birmingham University Dental Student Society (BUDSS): BUDSS is the oldest and largest dental student society in the UK. Membership is open to all students of the School of Dentistry –Dentistry, Dental Hygiene and Therapy, and Biomedical Material Science students. With students from each of the courses acting as representatives on the committee. Outstanding Alumni: Many BDS Dentistry graduates have gone on to be leaders in their respective fields. We are proud to say that our distinguished and notable alumni include: Barry Cockcroft (BDS, 1975) Chief Dental Officer, Department of Health Nigel Carter (BDS, 1975) Chief Executive, British Dental Health Foundation Janet Clarke (BDS, 1981) Clinical Director, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust Elizabeth Treasure (BDS, 1979; PhD 1983) Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Cardiff University Amrik Bhandal (BDS, 1983), Balbir Bhandal (BDS,1985) and Baljit Bhandal (BDS,1987) – founders and owners of Bhandal dental practices Entry requirements Number of A levels required: 3 Typical offer: AAA Required subjects and grades: A levels must include Chemistry and Biology. These must be obtained in one sitting. Human Biology may be offered, but not in addition to Biology. GCSE A* in Biology and Chemistry and A in Mathematics and English. You must also sit the UKCAT. General Studies: Not accepted. Please note, at both A Level and GCSE, resits are not considered. BTEC: BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma are not accepted Scottish applicants: Candidates will need to offer 3 Advanced Highers with grades AAA to include Chemistry and Biology plus a third subject. Graduates: Must have achieved (or be predicted to achieve) a First Class honours degree in medical science or related degree with A levels minimum of B grade, to include Chemistry and Biology. Additional information: 1. Applicants must have excellent written and spoken English. Please note that the university’s standard English language requirements are minimum standards, which maybe raised through competition. As a minimum, the English language IELTS must be 7.0 in each component. 2. We now require applicants to sit the UKCAT. The scores are used in conjunction with details from the UCAS application forms to select candidates for interview. 3. Work experience (minimum 10 working days) in a general NHS dental practice is required before completing the UCAS form. You will be required to declare your commitment, involvement and understanding of the need to be working for the benefit of others (e.g. work in society, charity work). You must also demonstrate an understanding of the empathy needed when dealing with different members of society, something that gives you an insight into working with people from a different background to your own. 4. Students will be required to complete a successful Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check before admission to the programme. 5. All students will be required to sign the subject-specific Fitness to Practise Code of Conduct on entry, details of which will be forwarded with an offer letter. 6. The School of Dentistry has an overriding duty of care to the public with whom students come into close contact. In accordance with current Department of Health Guidelines (March 2007) all applicants who are made an offer of a place on the course will be required to complete a screening process for Blood Borne Viruses as a condition of their offer. 7. The nature of undergraduate dental training precludes entry of those who may pose a risk of blood-borne virus (BBV) infection to patients. Therefore all potential undergraduate dental students must undergo additional health clearance before acceptance onto the programme. You are required to be screened for hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV, to include HBV, HCV and HIV infectivity as part of the offer. 8. All successful applicants must produce satisfactory evidence of immunisation against Hepatitis B and evidence of non-infectivity for HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C virus prior to confirmation of a place and becoming registered as a dental student. (The UK Government Department of Health now requires all potential undergraduate dental students to undergo additional health clearance before acceptance onto the course; additional health clearance stipulates that individuals must be non-infectious for HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C. For further information about these requirements, please see: Medical and Dental Students: Health clearance for Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV and Tuberculosis). 9. You must provide either evidence of having received two immunisations against Measles, Mumps and Rubella, or arrange for blood tests to be undertaken to determine your immune status to these viruses. 10. You should also provide evidence of either having received BCG immunisation against TB or a Heaf test grade 2-3 / Mantoux test 6 – 14mm and evidence of immunity to Varicella (Chickenpox) either by positive history of having the virus or by blood test. International students: International Baccalaureate Diploma: 6,6,6 at Higher Level (to include Chemistry and Biology) with a minimum of 32 points overall. Applicants must have excellent written and spoken English. Please note that the university’s standard English language requirements are minimum standards, which maybe raised through competition. As a minimum, the English language IELTS must be 7.0 in each component. Please contact our admissions team for more information on entry requirements for overseas applicants. [-]

Medical Degree Programme 5+0 in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland RCSI

Perdana University
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Malaysia Selangor Ireland Dublin + 2 more

PU-RCSI School of Medicine runs a five year undergraduate medical programme. The curriculum is divided into three cycles; Junior Cycle (JC), Intermediate Cycle (IC) and Senior Cycle (SC). [+]

Medical Degree Programme 5+0 in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland AWARD TITLE Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery and Bachelor of the Art of Obstetrics (MB BCh BAO) of the National University of Ireland Licentiate LRCP & SCI of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Curriculum Structure PU-RCSI School of Medicine runs a five year undergraduate medical programme. The curriculum is divided into three cycles; Junior Cycle (JC), Intermediate Cycle (IC) and Senior Cycle (SC). The RCSI Medical Graduate Profile (MGP) is a list of the ‘exit’ outcomes that represents a shared understanding of knowledge, attitudes and skills that PU-RCSI medical graduates will possess on exit from the undergraduate medical program. These outcomes are grouped into five ‘level 1 ‘themes’ which are ‘inter-woven’ throughout the course. These themes are: Each of these themes is broken down into a number of level 2 outcomes which are in turn further broken down into a number of level 3 outcomes. Each level 3 outcome links to one or more module outcomes (level 4) in the taught curriculum which in turn link to multiple activity outcomes (level 5). Current Malaysian Government Teaching Hospitals for Perdana University include: Hospital Kuala Lumpur Hospital Tuanku Ja’afar, Seremban Hospital Putrajaya [-]

Degree In Medicine And Surgery

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2017 Costa Rica San Pedro

The career of Medicine and Surgery was created with the purpose of contributing to the development of public health, training professionals who meet the characteristics and requirements that demands the attention of the whole patient, and meet thus increasing service needs medical and high level. [+]

Bachelors in Surgery. The career of Medicine and Surgery was created with the purpose of contributing to the development of public health, training professionals who meet the characteristics and requirements that demands the attention of the whole patient, and meet thus increasing service needs medical and high level. A major challenge for the America University: The challenge of the School of Medicine and Surgery from Universidad Latina has been great, not only because of the high investment involved a race like this but, most importantly, form a school known for its academic quality. In this sense, we can say that the commitment of academic and administrative authorities to strengthen career with investments in equipment, laboratories or materials has been real. Formation of excellence that is reflected in the results of our students: Moreover, the academic quality of the training received by our students is reflected in the results of the national test conducted by the CENDEISSS to opt for clinical fields that allow students to perform the rotating internship, because from the first generation internal 100% of them have successfully passed these tests. Requisitos: Bachelor of Media Education. Headquarters: San Pedro Student profile To enter the Medicine and Surgery is required to have passed the tests of Bachelor of Secondary Education that applies in the country the Ministry of Education who have successfully completed Secondary Education in Costa Rica. professional field Graduates of the Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from Universidad Latina, the parameters that demonstrate their professional and human qualities, have the possibility to successfully inserted in any of the following scenarios related to the exercise of Medicine: Continue graduate studies and medical specialties inside or outside the country in accordance with the interest and dedication of everyone. Aspire to work within the institutions of the National Health System, as the Costa Rican Social Security, the Ministry of Health and its dependencies. Practice medicine in private health institutions at the primary level or specialized centers. Working under the concepts of medical companies and organizations, including educational, productive, commercial and industrial centers, among others. Teach in interdisciplinary research centers in various areas of Medical Sciences. Collaborate in development programs in socially disadvantaged communities through government health programs, international organizations and NGOs, among others. Advantages Student Quality teachers, laboratories, simulation, infrastructure in general Small group class, clinical fields Open door policy direction university management [-]

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS)

International Islamic University Malaysia
Campus Full time 5 weeks September 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

The five-year medical programme is divided into 3 phases. Phase 1 consists of the first two years of the programme involving integrated teaching and learning of the relevant basic medical sciences. Phase II (Year 3) and Phase III (Year 4 and Year 5) involves clinical skills development and subsequently consolidation of clinical clerkship in the various clinical disciplines. The Islamic input topics are integrated throughout the 5-year course. [+]

The five-year medical programme is divided into 3 phases. Phase 1 consists of the first two years of the programme involving integrated teaching and learning of the relevant basic medical sciences. Phase II (Year 3) and Phase III (Year 4 and Year 5) involves clinical skills development and subsequently consolidation of clinical clerkship in the various clinical disciplines. The Islamic input topics are integrated throughout the 5-year course. Programme Description Throughout the course, active and independent learning of the relevant disciplines will be encouraged. This will be facilitated by studying the recommended texts complemented by laboratory practical sessions, small group teaching, tutorials, student seminars, lectures, interactive museum exhibits, visits and computer-aided learning. Most topics are taught in a multi-disciplinary approach. Selected topics that are of importance are discussed as seminars. During the clinical years, emphasis is placed on apprenticeship training complemented partly by didactic teaching. Students will form integral parts of units to which they will be attached and participate in learning activities as a group. In this phase, our training aims to further instil team work, good communication skills and positive attitude. Entry Requirements Basic Academic Qualification A pass in the IIUM Matriculation Centre’s final examination* with GPA of not less than 3.0 and fulfilling all other requirements for promotion to the first year of a degree program at IIUM; OR Three principal passes in the STPM (Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia; Advanced Level) examination obtained at one sitting, including General Paper and two of the following papers: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics; OR Two principal passes in the STPM obtained at one sitting including General Paper, and two subsidiary passes in two of the following papers: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics; OR Three principal passes in the GCE ‘A’ Level examination obtained at one sitting in three of the following papers: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics; OR Successful completion of any one of the following examination: Senior Secondary Assessment Board of South Australia Examination (SSABSA); OR Associate American Degree (AAD) For further details kindly contact: Academic Management & Admissions Division (AMAD) at +603-6196 4045 / 4043 Email: admissions@iium.edu.my University Core Course Kulliyyah Core Course MED 1113 - Normal Structures & Function of the Human Cell, Tissue and Body Systems MED 1213 - Normal Response and Process to Diseased State MED 1313 - Body Reactions to Physical, Chemical and Biological Agents MED 1407 - Biostatistics and Epidemiology MED 2110 - Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Blood and Blood Forming Organs MED 2210 - The Alimentary and Hepatobiliary Systems MED 2310 - The Endocrine, Reproductive and Urinary Systems MED 2410 - The Locomotor and Nervous Systems MED 3111 - Internal Medicine MED 3211 - General Surgery MED 3311 - Women's Health and Diseases MED 3411 - General Paediatrics PHASE 3 - Year 4 and Year 5 [-]

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery - MBBS

Riphah International University
Campus Full time April 2017 Pakistan Islamabad Lahore Faisalabad United Arab Emirates Ras Al Khaimah + 3 more

Islamic International Medical College (IIMC) was one of the five colleges selected by PM&DC to implement integrated curriculum. It was a great honor for the College and reflected trust of the regulatory authority which it has in the College. At the same time it was a great challenge for the College to undertake this most modern system of medical education. [+]

Bachelors in Surgery. MBBS (Recognized by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council) Islamic International Medical College (IIMC) was one of the five colleges selected by PM&DC to implement integrated curriculum. It was a great honor for the College and reflected trust of the regulatory authority which it has in the College. At the same time it was a great challenge for the College to undertake this most modern system of medical education. Faculty of the College worked day and night to prepare itself to meet this challenge. Alhamdolillah that College has completed the first phase of two years this year and will be entering into second phase of two years from this academic session. Recognition/Affiliation: Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC) Eligibility criteria for MBBS/BDS program The candidate should have passed the intermediate science (FSc) examination (medical group) securing at least 60% marks in aggregate, unadjusted, from a Pakistani university or an equivalent examination of a board of secondary education in Pakistan. Or Any other examination of a foreign university or examining body (A levels etc.) which in scope and standard is found equivalent to the intermediate science F.Sc (Pre Medical Group) examination (medical group) of a Pakistani university or board of secondary education. Such candidates will have to furnish, along with their application, an equivalence certificate from the inter-board chairman of committee (IBCC). However, equivalence certificates of such applicants will not be accepted who have not studied physics, chemistry, biology and English in 11th and 12th grade. Or The candidate should have passed a higher examination of a Pakistani university with biological sciences (BSc) after FSc in medical group, securing 60% marks (in both degrees) in aggregate, unadjusted, from a Pakistani university or an equivalent examination. Entrance Test: Candidates are required to take entrance test taken by provincial government authority nominated by federal government i.e. UHS (University of Health Sciences Lahore) entry test (MCAT) for Punjab, ETEA test for KPK etc. If no centralized entry test for admission to medical and dental colleges is arranged by the federal government or any agency nominated by the federal government, then the college will arrange its own entry test. If the college does not take its own test, the marks secured in the entrance test exam of the examining body will be accepted. Admission for expatriates (Pakistani students living abroad) Pakistani nationals living abroad who meet the eligibility criteria mentioned above are eligible to take the entry test. If they do not take the entry test, they can alternatively take the SAT II test with minimum score of 550. If the medium of instruction in that country is other than English, they will also have to take TOEFL with a minimum score of 500 or IELTS with a minimum score of 5.5. They are eligible for both open merit seats and the reserved seats for expatriates. However entry test is mandatory for admission on open merit seat. Admission for international students (Non Pakistanis) Foreign nationals are also eligible for admission, subject to the merit determined by the college based on FSc or equivalent (A levels / 12th grade) examination and the SAT II score. They will not be required to take the entry test. However, they will have to furnish the SAT II score of 550. • If the medium of instruction in that country is other than English, they will also have to take TOEFL with a minimum score of 500 or IELTS with a minimum score of 5.5. They must apply through their foreign office. They will only be admitted against the reserved seats for foreign students provided they meet the selection criteria. Foreign nationals shall complete the online application form, take its print and forward the application to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad, requesting them for grant of clearance to the candidate and subsequently forwarding their application to Ministry of Education who after completing the formalities shall forward the case to Islamic International Medical College. It would be advisable if foreign applicants send their applications through their own Government Embassy/High Commission in Islamabad, Pakistan. Foreign nationals will need a student visa to enter Pakistan for studies, once their admission is confirmed. An overseas applicant cannot seek admission in any educational institution in Pakistan with a Tourist or Visit Visa and is liable to be deported by the Government of Pakistan as per regulations, for which College will not bear any responsibility. The aptitude test/ interview will be held according to the date, time and place intimated by email to the applicants after receiving their applications for admission. Merit list, once compiled, will be posted on the IIMC and Riphah International University web sites as well as on college notice board. Interview call letters will be sent by post/email to candidates according to the merit. Result/final selection intimation will be dispatched to the successful candidates only. The College shall not issue any admission letter to foreign applicant unless clearance from the Government agencies is received. General Requirements: Age limit: There is no age limit for admission in MBBS/BDS program. Marital status: Marital status does not affect the selection. Fitness: The candidate should possess adequate mental and physical health to continue his/her course of studies. Ineligibility/ Cancellation of Admission: The candidate must not have been expelled / rusticated from any educational institution. The admission can be terminated at any stage in case of false information. The admission committee may cancel/refuse admission of/to any student without assigning any reason. Selection criteria: The merit list will be prepared by the Admission Committee based on the following: Matric or equivalent 10% Intermediate or equivalent 40% Entry test or equivalent 50% Additional weightage will be given for Hifzal-Qur’an and NCC Training certificate as for government policy in vogue. Final selection will be made on Interview/Aptitude test which carries additional 12.5% weightage as per PM&DC rules [-]

St George's Bach. of Medicine & Bach. of Surgery (MBBS) Degree

University of Nicosia Medical School
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Cyprus Nicosia

St George’s has a well-deserved reputation as a popular and competitive choice for students applying for medicine. The graduate entry programme was created in 2000 to attract mature applicants who already had a degree and who had experienced life in the world outside education. The course attracted widespread interest and became quickly recognised across the UK as being pioneering, innovative and cutting edge. [+]

Introduction to Programme St George’s has a well-deserved reputation as a popular and competitive choice for students applying for medicine. The graduate entry programme was created in 2000 to attract mature applicants who already had a degree and who had experienced life in the world outside education. The course attracted widespread interest and became quickly recognised across the UK as being pioneering, innovative and cutting edge. Now the course has been modified and improved – the result of feedback from students and staff over the years. The philosophy behind the course is built around a student-centred approach towards learning in combination with learning through experience. It is problem-based and patient centred, right from the start of the course. Clinical and communication skills are given the importance they deserve, simulation being a key teaching aid – whether simulated patients, manikins, or complex state-of-the art computer-based simulations. E-learning is another important learning tool, students having access to the St George’s intranet site and library resources. The scientific basis of medicine is strongly emphasised throughout the course, but particularly in the first two years. The school in Cyprus is equipped with a brand new dissection room to learn anatomy using prosected specimens, imaging, anatomical models and computer-assisted learning. The first two years of the course take place in Cyprus, the last two years in state-of-the-art hospitals, such as the Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicago and the Sheba Medical Centre in Tel Aviv. Students will graduate with a degree from St George’s Hospital Medical School, a constituent college of the University of London. This is a truly exciting opportunity for international students to undertake an identical programme, sit the same assessments, and gain the same degree but learn in different, and highly respected, clinical environments. The links between the University of Nicosia and St George’s are strong and fruitful. St George’s faculty and staff make regular visits to Nicosia to observe teaching, participate in assessments, take part in planning meetings and ensure the quality of the course provision. This is an exciting project for our two universities and we look forward to welcoming you on the course. Peter McCrorie Dean for Medical Education Structure of the academic year The curriculum is taught within a traditional academic year structure, starting in September. Years 2 and 3 are organised around the 6-week blocks that make up those years. Year 4, for reasons concerned with the required overall length of the course and its nature as a period of intensive clinical experience, is a continuous period of 45 weeks. Course Structure Four main themes underpin the course and feature throughout the four years: Basic and Clinical Sciences This theme provides you with the fundamental knowledge of the structure, function and development of the normal human body that will underpin your medical practice. Consideration will be given to all levels of organisation from the molecular and cellular, to organ systems and the whole individual. Included in this theme are anatomy, biochemistry, pathology, pharmacology and physiology as well as the scientific aspects of all the clinical disciplines, such as cardiology, obstetrics & gynaecology, neurology, urology, orthopaedics and rheumatology etc. Patient and Doctor Through this theme, students are equipped with the skills used by a doctor during direct patient contact. Learning will develop the clinical, communication and interpersonal skills necessary for medical practice. Community and Population Health Insights from the biological, social and psychological disciplines will be used in this theme to develop a way of thinking and working that considers the social factors underlying various health issues. Public Health Medicine, General Practice and Epidemiology are also prominent in this theme. Personal and Professional Development The context of practice has an impact on an individual doctor and on the profession as a whole. In order to function effectively within the medical community, it is essential to relate to the wider world, to recognise forces for change and to be able to understand external views of the profession. This theme covers medical ethics and the law relating to medicine, critical thinking and critical appraisal, interprofessional education, and professional behaviour. Basic and Clinical Sciences is the largest theme in terms of its content, as it incorporates the majority of the factual knowledge students require to qualify and register with the appropriate regulatory bodies in your country. However, all four themes are of equal importance in equipping the student for a professional lifetime as a medical practitioner. Admission Requirements Entry Requirements A Bachelors degree with at least a 2nd class honours or equivalent (3.0 GPA in the USA, 2.7 in Canada) or a higher degree (e.g., MSc, MPhil or PhD) in any discipline. You should have worked or had voluntary experience in a medical or health-related field and be able to demonstrate a broad awareness of the scope of medicine. You must have attained a satisfactory score in the Graduate Australian Medical School Admission Test (GAMSAT) or the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). Please see the GAMSAT or MCAT websites for further details (www.gamsatuk.org or www.aamc.org/students/applying/mcat/). If English was not the primary language during your degree, you must also take the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) or equivalent (e.g., TOEFL). An IELTS score of 7.0 overall (with a score of 7.0 in the written element and no less than 6.5 in any other element) or equivalent is required. Interview If you are invited to an interview for the St George’s medical programme in Nicosia, it will be in a form of a Multi Mini Interview (MMI) and will be conducted through a video conference. The goal of the MMI is to find out if there is more to you than your grades. We want to establish whether you have the appropriate skills and attributes to complete the course successfully and to practise medicine professionally The interview will consist of eight questions, each lasting five minutes (40 minutes in total). One person (the interviewer) will conduct the Skype call with you, reading each question and recording your responses. Once the interview is over, each one of your recorded responses will be sent to eight different assessors who will evaluate them. Your total score will then be calculated and sent to the Admissions Committee for a decision. Why MMIs The MMI approach is a robust and efficient assessment method that is less subjective than a panel interview, ensuring candidates are treated fairly. In addition, MMIs allow us to contact the interviews more efficiently by assessing more candidates in a shorter period of time, which means you will find out the outcome of your interview sooner. We aim to send you an offer decision within two weeks of your interview. Screenings You must undergo satisfactory health and police screening, including a screen for and immunisation against Hepatitis B. Career Opportunities Faculty Positions The University of Nicosia Medical School offers the following programmes of study: The St. George’s, University of London Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) A Doctor of Medicine (MD) 6 year undergraduate entry degree awarded by the University of Nicosia Medical School An MSc in Family Medicine degree for physicians awarded by the University of Nicosia Medical School. Due to the continuous expansion of the Medical School, we are looking for highly motivated faculty members with relevant academic qualifications, research and teaching experience in the disciplines shown below: Anatomy Histology Physiology Biochemistry The successful candidates will actively support the current programs as well as the expansion needs of the Medical School and will be encouraged to pursue their own independent research programs. [-]

Bachelor in Pre-Medicine

Oregon State University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Corvallis

Students can apply to medical school with any major, as long as required Pre Med courses are completed. OSU offers the greatest variety of majors of any university in the state. Our Pre Med students choose majors in Science (Biology, Biochemistry/Biophysics, Chemistry, Microbiology, Zoology), Engineering (Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Radiation Health Physics), Health and Human Sciences (Exercise and... [+]

Bachelors in Surgery. Bachelor in Pre-Medicine Students can apply to medical school with any major, as long as required Pre Med courses are completed. OSU offers the greatest variety of majors of any university in the state. Our Pre Med students choose majors in Science (Biology, Biochemistry/Biophysics, Chemistry, Microbiology, Zoology), Engineering (Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Radiation Health Physics), Health and Human Sciences (Exercise and Sports Science, Nutrition, Public Health), and Liberal Arts (History, Music, Psychology, Spanish, etc). Research Opportunities Research enhances a student’s medical school application and OSU attracts more research funding than any other institution in the state. For FY 2012, OSU faculty brought in more than $281 Million. Most of our premed students are involved in some kind of research, and they can get a Transcript Notation for their research or creative efforts. Experienced, Accessible Advisors Access to experienced Pre Med advisors is extremely important. The advisors at Oregon State will be available to help students and ensure that they are on track with their Pre Med preparation. OSU has a Pre Med Committee composed of the Chief Pre Med Advisor, Chere Pereira, and 13 other experienced faculty members who meet with students and help them with all aspects of the preparation and application. Dr. Kevin Ahern teaches a popular class, Science in the Public Eye, where interviewing and writing skills in a scientific context are stressed. Ms. Pereira is the most experienced Pre Med Advisor in the Northwest. She has been in the position since 1987, and has been very involved with the NAAHP (National Association of Advisors for Health Professions), an organization which provides opportunities for advisors and medical school deans to interact. Ms. Pereira served on the Board of Directors for 7 years, is currently a member of the NAAHP Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, and NAAHP Communications Committee. She was chair of the Professional Development Committee, and served as NAAHP Liaison to the Physician Assistant Profession for 7 years. In addition, she has served as President and Program Chair for the western division of the NAAHP. Ms. Pereira has also conducted External Reviews of other Pre Med Programs. Looking at other criteria for defining expertise in health professions advising: Ms. Pereira has worked with a diverse group of students with different majors and backgrounds; she has worked closely with the local medical community and the two medical schools in Oregon; she is very knowledgeable about workforce issues in the state and nation: and she has worked hard to find and also to create volunteer opportunities for students. Special Pre Med Courses and Pre Med Programs During spring quarter OSU offers a helpful Pre Med Orientation Course, BI 109, which features local physicians, admissions officers, and information about coursework, majors, finances, etc. For those applying to medical school, there is an application seminar series consisting of informational sessions and discussions about health care issues, and there is assistance offered at every step of the application process. The Preceptorship Program matches Pre Med students with local physicians, so that they can learn more about the profession. In addition speakers, such as Dr. John Kitzhaber, Oregon governor and author of the Oregon Health Plan, visit campus on a regular basis. Scholarships The OSU College of Science offers many scholarships for Pre Med students in a variety of majors. In addition, there are 6 scholarships for students beginning medical school. See the scholarship application, and note that only current OSU students are eligible to apply. Excellent Track Record with Admissions OSU graduates attend medical schools all across the country. Our students are well-regarded and well-prepared. Generally about 65-70% of our applicants are admitted compared to 42% nationally. Our performance on the MCAT is always well above average, with students regularly scoring above the 95th percentile. Medical schools' admissions directors (such as OHSU, Stanford University, Washington University, Medical College of Wisconsin, etc) have visited campus, and Ms. Pereira has been invited to visit a number of medical schools. OHSU admits many students from OSU. [-]

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

AIMST University
Campus Full time 5 years January 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

The AIMST University medical programme is modern and innovative. It is modeled on the clinically integrated curriculum followed by major medical schools in the United Kingdom and also incorporates local requirements stipulated by the Malaysian Medical Council. [+]

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

 

 

The AIMST University medical programme is modern and innovative. It is modeled on the clinically integrated curriculum followed by major medical schools in the United Kingdom and also incorporates local requirements stipulated by the Malaysian Medical Council. The 5-year programme is conducted entirely within the State.

Career Opportunities

General Health Practice Specialist Practice University Teaching and Research

 

Basic Structure

The MBBS programme is modular in nature and is structured in 3 phases:

Phase 1   

Integrated Preclinical with Year 1 courses which features Basic Medical Sciences, Society & Health, Biostatistics & Ethics in Medicine coupled with short interface with the hospital. Year 2 courses are dedicated to Cardiovascular Systems, Respiratory Systems and Gastrointestinal Systems, Renal Systems, Central Nervous Systems and Endocrine & Reproductive Systems... [-]