Overview of Norwich Medical School
Studying Medicine at Norwich Medical School (East Anglia Medical School) means that you will join an exceptional group of medical students studying in a thriving student-centred learning environment where students and staff share a passion for making a positive difference to peoples’ lives.
Our course focuses on relating your learning to real life, using scenarios and clinical problems from patients, with an emphasis on developing your practical experience as well as your theoretical knowledge from the start.
Course Structure at University of Norwich Medicine
At UEA Medical School the course is as follows:
- Year 1: The sciences covered include clinical anatomy of the musculoskeletal system. Communication skills are also covered.
- Year 2: Haematology, dermatology, respiratory system, cardiovascular system, stroke
- Year 3: Digestive system, renal, urological, neurological and endocrine system.
- Year 4: Women's health, child health, the minor, cancer with clinical components.
- Year 5: Emergency care. 6 weeks of clinical experience to place them in a better position to succeed during their FY1 post or when applying for specialty training.
Norwich University Medicine Entry Requirements
Six GCSEs at grade 7 or grade A or above, including Mathematics and either two single science subjects.
GCSE English Language grade 6/B is required.
AAA including Biology/Human Biology or Chemistry. Science A levels must include a pass in the practical element.
36 points with HL 6 in three subjects to include Biology or Chemistry.
Admission Tests for Norwich University Medicine
Yes - offered.
Foundation Year / Gateway
Yes - offered.
The Norwich Medical School foundation year course will equip you with the academic skills and knowledge you will need to progress onto our five-year MB BS Medicine course. Complete it successfully and you’ll be well on your way to your career as a qualified doctor.
- GCSE: 6 GCSEs at Grade B/6+
- A levels: BBB / ABC
- Scottish Highers Advanced: CCC
- IB: 32
Work Experience for Norwich Medical School
If you are invited to interview you are required to complete a Work Experience Form. They understand that it might be difficult to gain experience in a pandemic but the first thing to remember is that all applicants to medicine will be in the same situation. The second thing to remember is that clinical work experience is not generally a requirement for applying to medical school in any year.
Personal Statement for Norwich Medicine
Required for the UCAS application
Interview for East Anglia Medical School
Multiple Mini Interviews
Number of stations: 7
Between November and February
An acceptable approach to decision making when given incomplete or conflicting information
- The ability to learn and work effectively in partnership
- A caring and supportive attitude
- An empathetic and caring approach
- Insight in to Medicine as a career and personal suitability for the profession
- Honesty, integrity, and personal effectiveness.
- Address: University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, UK
- Telephone: +44 (0) 1603 456161