King's College London
Medicine Maxfax Entry Programme MB BS
King's College London

Key Course Facts

Course Description

Our Medicine Maxfax Entry Programme MBBS is a four-year medical degree designed specifically for qualified dentists who are registered with the UK General Dental Council and who wish to pursue a career in oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Key benefits

  • Integrated medical science with clinical teaching and focus on learning in close contact with patients

  • Partner hospitals include Guy’s, King’s College and St Thomas’ Hospitals – three of the most renowned and busiest teaching hospitals in London.

  • In addition, students benefit from clinical placements at district general hospitals located across the south east of England and over 350 general practices.

  • Learn from some of the world’s most influential clinicians and scientists, who are global leaders in life sciences and medical research.

  • A multi-faculty university giving you access to a breadth of non-core subjects including humanities and social sciences.

  • Twinned with leading medical schools around the world, providing opportunities for clinical exchanges during your elective module.

  • Accredited by the General Medical Council (GMC), this Primary Medical Qualification entitles the holder to apply to the GMC for registration to practise medicine in the UK.

Please see our online prospectus for further details on this programme:

What You Will Learn

Programme content: As a student of Medicine Maxfax Entry Programme, MB BS you will study the following course modules.

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Minimum Required UCAS Tariff

Qualification requirements

Applicants must be qualified dentists registered with the UK General Dental Council wishing to pursue a career in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Applicants are selected for interview based on their personal statement, experience to date, and qualifications already achieved. Interviews are held with a standard panel of dental and medical staff. For information regarding entry requirements, please visit the online prospectus. Applicants are not required to take the UCAT.

English language requirements

test Grade Additional Details
IELTS (Academic) 7.0 overall with a minimum of 6.5 in each skill
PTE Academic 69 overall with a minimum of 62 in each skill
TOEFL (iBT) 100 overall with a minimum of 25 in writing and 23 in each of the other skills
Cambridge English Advanced 185 overall with a minimum of 176 in each skill
Cambridge English Proficiency 185 overall with a minimum of 176 in each skill
Trinity ISE Level III (ISEIII) with merit in each skill
Institution's Own Test Pass the King's Pre-Sessional English Language Programme with Band 7
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Tuition Fees Medicine Maxfax Entry Programme MB BS

England UK £9250 year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 year 1
Scotland £9250 year 1
Wales £9250 year 1
Channel Islands £9250 year 1

Average student cost of living in London

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:

January 1, 2024

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 King's College London

King’s College London (KCL) was established in 1892 and is located in the very centre of London. International students can start by taking KCL’s International Foundation, a one-year course intended to improve your knowledge on a particular subject while bringing your English to a level where you’re comfortable studying and communicating. The famous city of London offers innumerable advantages to young students, including myriad work opportunities, reliable and extensive public transport, and abundant entertainment options.

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Where is this programme taught

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