Brunel University
Medicine MBBS MB BS
Brunel University

Key Course Facts

Course Description

Our 5-year MBBS in Medicine is designed to equip you with the academic knowledge, clinical skills and personal attributes needed to become a competent doctor. We’ll give you the experience needed to confidently make evidence-based clinical decisions that will make a difference to people’s lives. You'll be awarded a Primary Medical Qualification called Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS).

The MBBS is open to students from outside the UK only. At the earliest opportunity we will be discussing with Health Education England and the Office for Students, to enable us to offer our medicine degree to students from the UK.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Qualification requirements

to include either Chemistry or Biology and a second science (Chemistry, Biology, Physics or Mathematics). General Studies/ Critical Thinking not accepted.

with Higher Level 6 and Higher Level 5 in to include either Chemistry or Biology and a second science (Chemistry, Biology, Physics or Mathematics).

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic) 7 with no less than 7.0 in each subsection
Institution's Own Test with no less than 70% in each subsection
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Tuition Fees Medicine MBBS MB BS

EU £41200 year 1
International £41200 year 1

Additional fee information

To be confirmed

Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

October 15, 2023

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • year 1 (Default entry point)

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About Brunel University

Established in 1957, Brunel University is located in the large town of Uxbridge, in suburban London. Thanks to its location, Brunel University has numerous public transport connections to London, which students make use of for expanding their options when it comes to work experience placements. The admission rate is lower than in many universities, so applicants should prepare their personal statements and interviews well when applying to enrol here.

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Where is this programme taught

Main Site - Kingston Lane
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