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Medicine (Graduate Entry)

Swansea University

48 months
36750 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Medicine (Graduate Entry) programme from Swansea University is unique in Wales and one of just a handful of similar programmes of medical study in the UK open to graduates of any discipline from the UK, EU and overseas.

Visit the official programme website for more information


This accelerated, four-year Medicine (Graduate Entry) programme from Swansea University follows an innovative, integrated spiral curriculum designed to reflect the way in which clinicians approach patients and how patients present to doctors.

You will study the basic biomedical sciences in the context of clinical medicine, public health, pathology, therapeutics, ethics, and psycho-social issues in patient management.

Together with a strong focus on clinical and communication skills, you will develop the academic, practical, and personal qualities to practise medicine competently and with confidence.

Your Medicine Experience

You will have a high level of structured clinical contact as your studies progress, covering the following areas:

  • Clinical Apprenticeships, including one week of nursing practice
  • Junior Assistantship
  • Specialty attachments, including acute surgery, acute medicine, women’s health, child health, mental health, sub-specialities of medicine and surgery, and frailty.
  • Community based learning
  • Senior Assistantship, shadowing F1 doctors
  • Elective


On successful completion of the course, you will graduate with an MBBCh Medicine from Swansea University, allowing you to progress to Foundation 1 within a clinical environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Doctor as Scholar and Scientist 
  • Doctor as a Practitioner 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

To apply for Graduate Entry Medicine, you must have or be predicted to achieve, the following (or equivalent) by 31st July of the year of intended enrolment:

  • either minimum of a 2.1 in any subject
  • or a minimum of merit (equivalent to 2.1 or first) in an integrated undergraduate masters degree
  • or a 2.2 and a Postgraduate Masters or PhD 
  • Minimum of C at GCSE Maths and English/Welsh

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36750 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Swansea

727 - 1379 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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