Medical Schools

Liverpool

Medicine at University of Liverpool Medical School

Overview of Liverpool Medical School

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Founded in 1881, the University of Liverpool is the original ‘red brick’ university. The University of Liverpool Medicine programme is committed to producing superb doctors. Liverpool graduates will be ready to deliver outstanding patient care, in both current and future healthcare systems, and be able to apply a compassionate, evidence-based and patient-centred approach to their clinical practice.

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Liverpool University Medicine Course Structure

The Liverpool MBChB programme is committed to producing superb doctors. Graduates will be ready to deliver outstanding patient care, in both current and future healthcare systems, and be able to apply a compassionate, evidence-based and patient-centred approach to their clinical practice. 

  • Year 1: Core clinical science: the structure and function of the human body under ‘normal’ conditions

  • Year 2: Pathology and disease: ‘abnormality and illness’ and the interaction with the environment

  • Year 3: Becoming a Practitioner: Core clinical practice

  • Year 4: Broadening expertise: Specialist and challenging clinical practice

  • Year 5: Preparing for Practice: Emergency and acute clinical medicine

Liverpool Medicine Entry Requirements

GCSE

A minimum of Grade 6 in English Language, Mathematic, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics (or Core & Additional Science). Minimum of 15 points from the best 9 GCSEs, where A*/9/8 = 3 points; A/7 = 2 points; B/6 = 1 points.

A Levels

AAA. 


Must include chemistry & biology/physics/maths A*AB accepted but the A* A grades must include Chemistry together with either Biology, Physics or Maths

IB

36 points to include 3 subjects at higher level; at least 6 and 6 in Biology and Chemistry and at least 6 in one other subject plus 3 further subjects at standard level, minimum of 5 points each 36 points overall (at first sitting): Higher level (HL) a minimum of 6,6,6 to include Chemistry together with either Biology, Physics or Mathematics and a third academic subject. 5,5,5 at standard level (subjects not offered at HL)

Scottish Higher

AAAAB-AAAAA plus Biology (A) and Chemistry (A) at Advanced Higher

Scottish Advanced

AAAAB-AAAAA plus Biology (A) and Chemistry (A) at Advanced Higher