University of Dundee

Entry requirements at time of writing (Check university website for most up to date information) Minimum AAAB at Higher, first sitting. Typically AAAAB Higher. Must include chemistry plus another science.

Biology required at National 5 level. Mathematics and English at least to grade B at National 5, if not studied at Higher.

Interview style: Multiple Mini Interviews lasting 7 minutes (70 minutes in total)

Reach Dundee: Works with eligible S4-S6 students in Tayside and also some students in Fife and the North of Scotland can also take part. Offers a range of workshops, shadowing opportunities and advice for applying to medicine.Β  If you are a student in this catchment area you can find more information here.

Additional information: A premedical year is offered at Dundee predominantly composed of individuals who lack a sufficient science background (e.g. have not studied higher chemistry).Β  Several places on this course are offered to local applicants (Tayside and Fife) with proven evidence of adverse circumstances leading to significant educational disadvantage.

Why Dundee?

  • Dundee prides itself on early patient contact for medical students
  • The University of Dundee’s School of Medicine is ranked 1st in Scotland (Guardian 2017 University Guide)
  • Opportunity to carry out a degree in medical sciences in a year
  • Medical school integrated with Ninewells hospital which is at the centre of exciting research including cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, drug development, and medical education.